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25/09/2011 / Cinder, iPad, Javascript, Other

In the past few months Marcin Ignac has been exploring Space colonization, an algorithm simulating growth of plants. Marcin explains the algorithm as 6 "simple" steps: 1. Populate possible growth space with growth hormons. 2. For each hormone find the nearest bud. 3. ...
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11/04/2011 / iPad, iPhone, Processing

Created by Jeremy Awon and based on his processing sketch from about three years ago, rgb petri allows you to grow colors like bacteria in a petri dish and explore the spectrum of your iPhone & iPad display. Each perimeter pixel copies itself ...
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26/03/2011 / Cinder, Objects

Hyphae is a new collection of jewellery from Nervous System (Jessica Rosenkrantz and Jesse Louis-Rosenberg). Inspired by the vein structures that carry fluids through organisms from the leaves of plants to our own circulatory systems, the team created a Cinder simulation ...
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07/12/2009 / iPhone

Interactive generative art application we mentioned few months back from award winning computer animator and software designer Glenn Marshall is now finally available in the AppStore. Explore and interact with an endlessly generating world of organic visuals using drag and pinch to pan, ...