Algorithmic Art

November 27, 2005

Is the general type of art to which fractal art falls into. Personally, for the most part I cringe at the sight of fractals such as..

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It is so overly abstract that it is devoid of spirituality and emotion and it’s use of color would make any color theorist roll in their graves. Too many contrasting hues and luminosities that it looks like a tropical flower dropped out of David Bowie’s ass. All that aside, I endevour to find beautiful algorithmic art and I think I’ve found a few places. Namely:

Requires Java:
http://www.uncontrol.com/
http://processing.org/

Non-Java:

http://www.complexification.net/gallery/

http://www.bathsheba.com/sculpt2/

http://www.levitated.net/daily/

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One Response to “Algorithmic Art”

  1. Wow, those Java pages were really cool. Definitely way better than the “nerd” art I’m used to seeing (the fractals)

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