Shinji Toya (JAPAN BASED IN LONDON – UK)
An iteration from the project Processes of Life/Painting (2014-2016). Size: Variable / 600×675 pixels
Animated GIF combining various algorithmic and pictorial components previously produced.
Custom software (Generative collage programme) built with digitised acrylic paintings and a customised cellular automaton (Game of Life of John Conway) in Max/MSP/Jitter.
The generated collage images are juxtaposed in the thumbnails in the shape of an emergent pattern distribution made by a cellular automaton.
Background animation: produced with the cellular automaton made in Processing adapted and modified from the code by Matt Pearson/Manning Publications Co. (Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 3.0).