Generative Masterpieces from Code

By: Marissa Brassfield - Published: Oct 20, 2008 • References: artfromcode & neatorama
You don't have to be a computer geek to appreciate the trippy art Keith Peters makes with ActionScript 3.0 code. To the untrained eye, it's a blend of an iTunes visualizer and a stereogram. For codeheads, however, these pieces should be even more appealing.

Peters refers to his work as "generative art," a genre that Wikipedia defines as art composed or constructed with computer algorithms or similarly mechanic means. Click through the gallery to check out the crazy forms Keith Peters' code art takes. Stats for ActionScript Art Trending: Older & Chilly
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