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Processing is an open source programming language and environment for people who want to create images, animations, and interactions. Initially developed to serve as a software sketchbook and to teach fundamentals of computer programming within a visual context, Processing also has evolved into a tool for generating finished professional work. Today, there are tens of thousands of students, artists, designers, researchers, and hobbyists who use Processing for learning, prototyping, and production. More Info


23/11/2009 / Processing

Toxiclibs is a a growing selection of Processing classes created for mostly computational design projects by Karsten Schmidt. 2.5 years of ongoing development the collection consists of: 128+ classes, 18 packages bundled into 7 libraries, altogether >14k lines of code! Even though these libraries ...

23/11/2009 / Processing

Back in summer 2009 architecture practice MOS installed a series of large furry cone structures called 'The Afterparty' at PS1 space. David Lu designed a Processing application that would inform the design of these architectural forms. Rather than adopting a traditions of using ...

09/11/2009 / Processing

Real-time audio reactive app made with Processing by Stefano Maccarelli, made for Suspect Device's new release "Beastie Noize EP" (itunes link) by T-Psy. The EP cover was created using the image taken from this Processing app. Apparently the original app is running ...

03/11/2009 / Processing

Infractor is an interactive, artistic application that has been developed for a multitouch-table. It is based on the article database of the New York Times. The information can be searched, filtered and read by putting physical objects on the interactive surface. The ...

22/10/2009 / Processing

Karsten Schmidt aka Toxi (PostSpectacular) has just posted source and the app used to create this year's onedotzero festival identity in collaboration with Wieden+Kennedy.  The code allows you to modify most of the functionality of the app, ie insert your ...

18/10/2009 / Processing, Sound

Multi Touch Sound Storm is a project by Subcycle Labs, the work of Christian Bannister a musician, designer and developer located in Portland, Oregon. A visual, multi touch interface to interact with sound combining beat slicing, granual effects, navigate the ...

13/10/2009 / Mac, Processing, Windows

Created by Dave Shea, Elevation is a free, open source Mac and Windows application built using Processing that allows you visualise GPS data in 3D space. You’ll need to have a GPS-equipped phone or device capable of tracking your activity as you run, hike, cycle, ...

10/10/2009 / Processing

A bachelor thesis project of Michael Flückiger and Nicholas Kunz, Laika is a dynamic typeface created using Processing. Via a custom designed control panel, user can adjust kerning, italics, size and other properties of a typeface. The final project installation included ...

26/09/2009 / Processing

The Snail on the Slope is a generative movie based on a book of the same title by Strugatsky brothers. The novel is set on an unknown planet, where humans have a base from which they are investigating and trying ...

21/09/2009 / Processing

STOC is a data visualization of the S&P 500 from the NYSE programmed in Processing. Each circle in the visualization represents one of the stocks in the S&P, with characteristics of each visualizing different data points for each. There is ...

08/09/2009 / Processing

YMYI (You Move You Interact) is an interactive installation created by João Martinho Moura, to create a connection between the physical and the projected. The project aims to explore a spatial sphere, where the user/performer is invited to develop his ...

07/09/2009 / Processing

Created by Ben Fry, The Preservation of Favoured Traces is a processing application and a infographic of changes made to Darwin's On the Origin of Species by the man himself over the course of 13 years separating first and last ...

04/09/2009 / Processing, Sound

Created by the the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency, this Processing app lets you "listen to the moon" by converting topological data into sound. (via Make)

01/09/2009 / Events, Processing

Wieden and Kennedy were commissioned by onedotzero to create a visual identity and interactive installation for their upcoming "adventures in motion" event this September at BFI Southbank. Together with Karsten Schmidt (aka toxi), UK based computational designer they created a Processing ...

24/08/2009 / Processing

GoodMorning! is a project by Jer Thorp, a Twitter visualization tool that shows about 11,000 ‘good morning’ tweets over a 24 hour period. Built using processing, using the ‘gathering’ client running for 24 hours collecting 1,500 tweets at a time, the app displays ...

12/08/2009 / Events, Processing

Rhizome & OpenProcessing have just launched  Tiny Sketch, a 200 Character Processing Competition. Tiny Sketch is an open challenge to artists and programmers to create the most compelling creative work possible with the programming language Processing using 200 characters or less. The ...

31/07/2009 / Environment, Processing

Fontplore is an interactive application designed for searching and exploring font databases.Fontplore helps you to easily find the right typeface for your project in a collection of several thousands of fonts. It lets you browse, preview, compare and print the ...

24/07/2009 / Processing

Terre Natale (Exits 2) is a half-hour immersive visualization of human migration data. Visitors enter a dark rotunda to discover a mirror-image Earth revolving around the room, printing animated maps and data to the wall's curved surface. Divided into five narratives, ...

12/06/2009 / Processing

This *digital sculpture* should visualize the conflict of the european identity; the ambiguous relationship of Europe with its residents. To the outside, Europe cares to look united and whole, but inside Europe no-one feels himself to be “european”. It’s a collection ...
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