The shape of clouds
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"Outside, the land stretches, empty, to the horizon; the sky opens, with speeding clouds. In the shape that chance and wind give the clouds, you are already intent on recognizing figures: a sailing ship, a hand, an elephant..."
- Italo Calvino, Invisible Cities
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Neverending Graphics
Graphics and animations are generated on the fly, resulting in perpetual variations. Move your mouse...
Living Ink
Living Ink is a creative tool for the users of penccil. With Living Ink, users can create graphics i...
Identity
Corporate Identity development for Qatar Foundation, 2007. Public facing spaces: interiors, exterior...
Glowscape
Study for a LED light installation. LED diodes are installed on a net of wires and placed over the l...
Jeff Zimmerman
Jeff Zimmermann is a Chicago based artist. Born in Kentucky, Zimmerman spent his childhood among nat...
Home Patterns
“Home Patterns” is a new series of patterns by Longstory, designed for printing on textiles, wal...
The algorithm of fashion
Each of these scarf patterns is unique. The production workflow involves an algorithm which creates ...
“I perhaps owe it to flowers that I became a painter.”
Arguably the most important painter of gardens in the history of art, Monet was also an avid horticu...
Glyph
Glyph: from Greek γλυφή, "carving," and γλύφειν, "to hollow out, engrave, carve". It is ...
Create Your World
An interactive creation app featuring 3D sculpture generation, object painting, camera mapping, 3D a...
Inter Face
Stages in the user interface design development for penccil.com, 2012-2014. Through a period of two ...
Pillars
Consisting of connected bricks whose relative position can be altered by changing underlying paramet...
Struth: Nature & Politics
Thomas Struth´s work shows us highly complex equipment, structures and constructions. His pictures ...
Swarm fabrication: Kokkugia / Roland Snooks
We have a fascination with the impact of new technologies on architecture and construction. We are f...
Spatial Clusters
"Refined nature consists of evolved technology such as robotics, artificial intelligence, cybernetic...
L’ITALIA CI GUARDIA
On the occasion of the 70th anniversary of the birth of the Italian Republic, 40 masters of photogra...
Standing wave Sculpture
Standing wave morphology by Gabriel Kelemen 1995
Jewelry Design Art
Jewelry Art design pattern inspired from nonlinear dynamics. Drawings collection about fluid flows...
The end of history - La fin de l´histoire
"Belief in progress is irresistible. In flattering the eye it blinds us. Standing in the middle of t...
Blast
Naoya Hatakeyama was born in 1958 in Iwate Prefecture, Japan. Hatakeyama, a student of Kiyoji Otsuji...
Manufactured Landscapes
We've created landscapes dense with human history, layered with the traces of our experience and cri...
101 x 101
AFTER STUDYING GRAPHIC AND PRODUCT DESIGN AT THE STATE UNIVERSITY FOR ART AND DESIGN KARLSRUHE IN GE...
German Painting after the 1960s
What is so 'German' about the art made by German painters and sculptors after the 1960s to now? The ...
The contemporary condition
Fred Guillaud (France, 1973) is photographer, architect and teacher. He lives and works in Barcelon...
The Way Of The Light
Vasa Mihich studied at the Academy of Applied Arts, University of Belgrade, Yugoslavia. Mihich has l...
picking figs in the ˚̥̞̞̽̽ͯ garden while my world eats Itself
picking figs in the ˚̥̞̞̽̽ͯ garden while my world eats Itself is a curatorial poetry collabor...
Hello Winter
Hello winter . A small selection of landscape photography made in the Atlantic islands of Azores dur...
Silent Geography
Silent Geography is a site-specific installation consisting of Hazard's torn paper constructed lands...
ON EARTH AS IT IS IN HEAVEN
I would like to introduce this new series of photos by Andrea Alessio by appealing to an axiom that ...
Roberto Burle Marx: Landscaping Brazil
Roberto Burle Marx, considered to be the father of modern landscape architecture, was abstract paint...
The Long River
Nadav Kander came to China several times in 2005 to 2007, visited 186 cities and traveled along the ...
Labyrinth
Pieterjan Gijs and Arnout Van Vaerenbergh: Labyrinth at the C-mine art centre in Genk, Belgium. The...
It Must Be Beautiful
Bus stop embellishments in Belarus. Photographer Alexandra Soldatova was born in 1983. She graduated...
Simon Vahala ....things that simply just happen
... things that simply just happen, with no one noticing or caring. The subject? Nature inscribed by...
Light of Thought
A representation of the brain is laboriously formed from thousands of drops of melted solder using a...
Parc de la Villette, Paris
The participants in the 1982 architecture competition for the Parc de la Villette in Paris saw submi...
Postcards from Miami
Art Deco in Miami Beach. Photos (C) Mario Gagliardi
Paper sculptures
Paper sculptures by Richard Sweeney. Richard was born in Huddersfield, England in 1984. He studied a...
Cladding
Parametric design variations for a concrete facade cladding system manufactured by 3D printing. (C) ...
Fractal facades
Architectural detail studies generated by fractal algorithms.
Event Horizon
Sci-Fi Environments generated by fractal algorithms. Mario Gagliardi Design 2015.
Genceri
Generative architecture studies inspired by the "Carceri" (prisons) by Giovanni Battista Piranesi. M...
Eisenschokolade
Sculptures by Thomas Rentmeister. 1964 born in Reken / Westphalia, lives in Berlin ...
Printed Stone Fields
This project has started from a search for a 3d-objects optimal packing algorithm over a surface, bu...
Sisyphus
"Motion Control" is an industry term for computer-controlled movement in applications like robotics ...
Daniel Widrig
Daniel Widrig founded his studio in London in 2009. After graduating from the Architectural Associat...
Peak Oil
"I create sculptures based on sublime moments. These are moments that fill a person with amazement, ...
Nucleo
Nucleo is Piergiorgio Robino (1969) born in Asti, Stefania Fersini (1982) born in Aosta, Alice Carlo...
Jiyong Lee: Segmentation Series
The segmentation series is inspired by my fascination with science of cell, its division and the jou...
Jeremy Toth
Jeremy Toth is a photographer based in Auckland, New Zealand. In between working on his own self-dir...
Monsters
"Monster" is a term designating this pile of objects abandoned in the street waiting to be taken awa...
The Graffiti Table
The Graffiti dynamic is a three dimensional canvas which moves through the space between the floor i...
Etienne Meneau
Etienne Meneau is best known for his "strange carafes". In addition to be an eye-catcher in every ho...
Shannon Goff
Shannon Goff works with sculpture, ceramics, and drawing. Goff received a BFA from University of Mic...
Francisco Sobrino: Geometry, Light and Movement
Francisco Sobrino (1932 – 2014) was one of the great geometric and kinetic artists of the 20th cen...
Landscape in my Mind
A network of connections between man and nature, the landscape presents itself as a projection of th...
PHOTOGENESIS
Material: translucent porcelain Data sheet : 100-240V, 42 led, 10W, The light source is exchange...
Contingency, Complexity, Symmetry
Patterns are all around us in architecture, graphics, or art. The Arabesque is a type of ornament wh...
Resonance
Graphics generated on the basis of selected passages in Mozart´s Piano Sonatas, 2012.
Imminent Reality
Maiko Gubler is a visual artist working with digital modeling tools in imagery and sculpture. After ...
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Synthetic Paradise
Generative music combined with abstract graphics. Click the screen to generate new graphics: https:/...
Generative Alphabet
Numbers and Letterforms created by an algorithm. © Mario Gagliardi Design 2019.
Francesco Vezzoli: Antique not Antique
Francesco Vezzoli at MUSEO MUSEION.
Arte generativo
Ejemplos de arte generativo que sirvan de inspiración
Fractal Ballet
Discover a colorful animated Julia Set in GLSL at https://www.mariogagliardi.com/fractal.html
Rudolf Belling
Rudolf Belling was sculptor, designer, architect and stage designer. In 1908, he founded a studio fo...
Calatrava : Sculptures
Sculptures by architect Santiago Calatrava.
penccil
Concept, branding, design and coding of penccil, the site for creative people, studios and gallerie...
Pattern generator
A generator for tile and fabric patterns. Drag and drop images and see kaleidoscopic patterns emerge...
4 second universe
Watch fractal spaces being created every 4 seconds: https://www.mariogagliardi.com/universe.html
Gravity Sketch
Create sketches with gravity: https://www.mariogagliardi.com/gravity.html
Abstract Form
Click 4 times on the canvas and watch how an abstract form is generated: https://www.mariogagliardi....
Generative Botany
An early app for generative graphics, realized in 2000 in the (now deprecated) Adobe Flash. To use t...
Creative Changemakers & Future City
Promotional sites for the initiative Creative Changemakers and the event Future City. (C) 2018 MGD M...
MG Font
An extravagant yet versatile and surprisingly readable font for headlines and quotes. (C) Mario Gagl...
Stories of the Future
A generator for news headlines of the future. Every 9 seconds, a new story is generated: http://mar...
The flower of a word
Type a word, hit enter, click "make GIF", then download your animated word flower at https://marioga...
VAW
In late 2018, we proposed a strategic repositioning of Vienna Art Week. We suggested a fundamental...
MAJI
MAJI Website design
Territorium: Ars - Techne-Krafts-Cosmovisión
Colección de imágenes que soportan investigación a nivel de postgrado: Maestría Estudios Territ...
worlds of planet earth
A set of photos from different places on Earth. 2018
Time
How do you express time without numbers or watch hands? Clocks abstract time into a measurable, un...
Aura: Clouds of Knowledge
Aura is an augmented reality concept for historical sites, galleries and museums. Once a user is aro...
Emotional Personal Assistant
Intelligent Personal Assistants such as Siri or Cortana are the link between AI-powered systems and ...
Holodeck
A vitual holodeck where experimental objects are constantly being built and unbuilt. Move your mouse...
Mechanical Suprematist
Experience interesting architectural compositions being created as you look around. This generator w...
Immersive sketch
Travel through an animated architectural sketch (move mouse to look around): http://mariogagliardi.c...
One Hundred Thousand Games
One Hundred Thousand Games is an online game with unlimited levels. It takes the genre of first-per...
Thames & Hudson
As conventional book sales decrease, book publishers have to come up with innovative strategies for ...
Emoji Superhighway
With AR technology, virtual information will soon be projected on car windshields. What would happen...
Art Driver
A obstacle driving computer game with visual art. Use the arrow keys on your keyboard to push obsta...
Semantic Space Invaders
Semantic Space Invaders is a computer game in which the gameplay is happening entirely in your perce...
Cellular Letters
An algorithm applies regular growth patterns to a basic font, thereby creating a great range of diff...
Cellular Automata: A design language for industrial silk
Handmade Mudmee silk is part of the cultural heritage of Thailand and Laos with a tradition reaching...
NuSA
Flags are symbols of identification. Designed at the time of the formation of a country, they transp...
The pattern of You
Each name results in a unique pattern. The pattern and colors created are unique to each name, and t...
Archeology
Philip Henry Gosse was a British 20th century naturalist and illustrator. Attempting to fit Charles ...
serpentine 2017
exhibition, schauspiel köln, cologne. steelobjects, ceramic reliefs.
BS1
temporary accessible sculpture.
Attraction - Repulsion
An experiment in typographic assemblage. An algorithm creates individual entities (shown as black do...