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gridFlow

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OptDotPattern

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cubedRandomStructures

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layeredRandom

Rendered images from a session with Processings random number generator – trying to create a #painting from #code with #painterly #randomwalkers and a stack of transparent circles interacting visually #generativeart

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When Love Seems Gone

A moving typographic animation using a “code like” text, that gets repeated in a three-dimensional grid system. The offsets of each letter in x, y and z direction is calculated by sine wave modulation and the composition slowly rotates in the z axis. What I get is an ever-moving wave of single letters, that are […]

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fadingSpheresWalker

A3 giclée prints and raw output imges of a computer program that is creating three-dimensional structures based of a randomly moving sphere in space. These images remind me of colorful clouds in bright colors. Digital output

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Animated

PlayfairRandomSpread

Playfair Random Spread – Is a typography experiment using the delicate path of Claus Eggers Sørensens typeface Playfair Display as a base for further random spread, resulting in an animation, drawn in a HTML5 element This program takes a single capital letter, in the given font, as an input. After analyzing the bounding box of […]

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grid-scapes

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Proximity Typography

A small experiment with the p5.js JavaScript librairy. Move the Mouse, or touch the screen to set the focal point.

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Vectors and Attraction

Are you really bored? Check out my script. It’s interactive and mostly red and purple. You can add random sized control points via touch or mouse click. The whole system adapts to new set points and draws beautifully curved lines in your html5 canvas. Test it here:

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Lichtfeld

Lichtfeld is a subtle spatial intervention that generates a bright and uniform illumination. It consists of a white, translucent cover sheet, which is used on vegetable farms every day. We took this material out of its rural context and stretched, with the help of thin ropes, a five by seven meters large solar array above […]

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bruchstücke

Bruchstücke from dasBlattwerk on Vimeo. Bruchstücke ist eine freie filmische Interpretation der Kurzgeschichte “Scherenschnitte” (Rattengift, Kitab Verlag) von Schriftsteller Helwig Brunner. Robert Holm wiegt sich noch in verworrenen Bildern der vorigen Nacht, als ihn ein Anruf ereilt und ihn des Mordes bezichtigt. Binnen Sekunden ist Robert auf einer Jagd nach sich selbst, ein Karusell an […]

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for(for(for(you)))

Site specific installation in Graz/Reininghaus (AT) in 2017. By Matthias Jäger and Bernhard Wolf. One frame of the javascript animation for(for(for(you))) was transformed into a mural. We were allowed to paint on the fascade of the Tennenmälzerei, a beautiful building in an abandoned development area in town. Many thanks to Asset One, ASVK and Bundesdenkmalamt […]

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Animated

gravitizer

#Particles drop from the top of the screen and #bounce of invisible #flowfields. The traces create beautiful, almost “sketchlike” abstract graphics. Just hit a button and save your file. This is an interactive HTML5 Browserapp, that allows you to draw amazing graphs. Particles are dropped from the top of the screen and keep falling down […]

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Snowflakes – M.A.R.S.

Watch my Algorithm slowly graph audio data on the canvas, while listening to the calm music of the track Snowflakes, by M.A.R.S. This is not my first creative code project, but definitly the first including music. Since I am more a designer, not a programmer, this was a huge task. I gladly used Javascript and […]

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Experiments

Komponente

Komponente – is a self written software for type design. The base of this concept is a a pixelated font, stored in a flexible Matrix with a fixed height and a variable width. Every single “pixel” represents and instance of a changable component. The software can produce a variety of different designs based on the […]

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The golden stone

Land art project in Porto, Portugal. Collaboration with United Everything.

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Active landscape souzhou

The thesis “active landscape souzhou” is dealing an urban utopia in Shanghai. Prof. Klaus K. Loenhart, Institute of Architecture and Landscape. Graz 2013. Collaboration with C. Matthias Kügler. Documentation Photography by Simon Oberhofer, Alexander Krischner.

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Animated

Thinking about Clouds

Somtimes I wonder about weired things like math, to get this done. Black clouds on the canvas.

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RLE – the run lenght encoding experiment

This is a piece on “Algorithmic Composition”. I deeply got in touch with the RLE – Run length encoding algorithm and could manage to do create a loose bunch of projects, all related to the algorithm. The work stands pretty much for itself, if you want to know more about it you could take a […]

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Signale – die Faszination des Unkenntlichen

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MM1

A surface with a yellow pattern. The camera is slowly moving and changing the point of view. Due to the overlay of different rasters comes a subtle moire effect into force.

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Irrlichter

IRRLICHTER is based on Will-o’-the-wisp which are soft and illusive light with no determinable source – often over bogs. A series of lamp is used with DMX controlled light-dimmers – causing the light to flicker – the flickering again is recorded directly from the lamp and producing a soundscape around them. IRRLICHTER is a cooperation […]

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Grid

Unique Object, Graz (AT), 2009. Collaboration with Georg Kettele. We printed differently rastered grids with lines and dots on transparent acrylic and mounted the prints on an array of diapositive frames. This was our first “viral” image in those days :-) and you can find it on many blogs or even on pinterest.

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Verstrickungen / Prepletanje

Performance and site specific installation in Gornja Radgona (SLO) / Bad Radkersburg (AT), by Matthias Jäger and Christoph-Matthias Kügler. Entwerfen Spezialisierter Themen 2008, Institute for Contempory Art, TU Graz. Thanks to Hans Kupelwieser, Ruby Sircar and Nicole Pruckermayer. The project was an artistic confrontation with the “twin city” of Gornja Radgona / Bad Radkersburg and […]