ARTS-A0701 – Digital Art 1 (2cr)
Lecture 9, 24.3.2020
Mon, 24.02: Introduction, discussion, Glitch intro Mon, 02.03: P5.js editor, shapes, coordinates and colors. Assignment 1: composition with shapes Tue, 03.03: Variables, random, if. Assignment 2: Clock Mon, 09.03: Noise, if-else, for-loop. Assignment 3: Line study Tue, 10.03: 2D Transformations, trigonometry, functions. Assignment 4: Generative animation Mon, 16.03: Interaction, arrays, sound. Assignment 5: VJ instrument Tue, 17.03: Editing images and video. Assignment 6: Image of image Mon, 23.03: Object oriented programming: particle system. Assignment 7: Repetition Tue, 24.03: Personal project: choose topic Mon, 30.03: Personal project Tue, 31.03: Presentations, course feedback
Pass: personal project + 5/7 assignments
All course content can be found here: http://otsohavanto.net/lectures/programming_for_visual_artists/
"Painting with eyes closed" don't necessarily try to draw a shape, try to create systems that create shapes
Take a look at #p5js on Instagram. You might recognise familiar algorithms and techniques.
Zach Lieberman's daily sketches are a great example on experimenting and iterating on a certain theme
You can also take a historical perspective and recreate something created before.