Föhnseher by Julian Oliver (2011) rises from the scrap heap of analog TV. Unlike other televisions, Föhnseher captures and displays images downloaded by people on surrounding local wireless networks. Other people’s phones, laptops and tablet computers all become broadcast stations for this device.
(A Generative Art Lost Chapter) Through the process of writing Generative Art there were various tangents and miscellaneous-mad-shit that, usually in the name of brevity and clarity, ended up on the cutting room floor. What follows is one such tangent reworked into a brief tutorial. In the week that the Processing 2.0 Beta gets its […]
Created by Jürg Lehni & Jonathan Puckey, Paper.js is an open source vector graphics scripting framework that runs on top of the HTML5 Canvas. It offers a clean Scene Graph / Document Object Model and a lot of powerful functionality to create and work with vector graphics and bezier curves Paper.js is based on and largely compatible with Scriptographer, […]
Created by Felix Turner Rutt-Etra-Izer is a WebGL emulation of the classic Rutt-Etra video synthesizer. The demo replicates the Z-displacement, scanned-line look of the original, but does not attempt to replicate it’s full feature set. The application allows you to drag and drop your own images, manipulate them and save the output. Images are generated by scanning the […]
Created by Hakim El Hattab, Textify.it turns your photographs into text portraits. The app includes ability to chose between different fonts, text sizes and backgrounds. Other effects include pointilism, mosaic, stitch, bubbles, starstruck, pixelate, binary, snow and dash. In addition you can apply black and white or sepia colour effect to the photos. The iPhone/iPad […]
Currently on show at the La Gaîté Lyrique in Paris is an exhibition by Matt Pyke aka Universal Everything named Super-Computer-Romantics. In total, 12 pieces occupy the space, each unique dealing with the topic or anthropomorphism and computer romanticism. Amongst the pieces is the “Communion”, a generative piece created by Matt Pyke (Universal Everything) and Field.io – Marcus Wendt […]