Generative Art #
If you’re interested in generative music and sounds as well, you may want to check out The OpGuides page on Music Software.
World Building Tools
Constructed Langugages, Generative Text
Generative Textures and Geometry
Noisedeck is a generative art synth. Still in early development. Some features require a license.
Five months ago, we had an idea for a simple app to make generative art accessible to everyone. It's rapidly matured into a remarkable app, and found its way into the workflow of a small (but growing!) base of talented creators.— noisedeck (@noisedeck) April 5, 2021
Thank you! We're excited about what's next. ✨ pic.twitter.com/7KpkFNjv99
The Book of Shaders - “A gentle step-by-step guide through the abstract and complex universe of Fragment Shaders.”
Video courtesy of Neurotypique
Creative Coding (Non Live)
A Rust library for describing 3D meshes with simple composable rules.
is all that’s needed to generate this shape:
Scripting/Generative tools IN other tools
Super resolution, frame interpolation, and other effects
There’s a LOT more tools listed in the music chapters, but there’s some more ‘for animation’ tools here:
Resources to learn Creative Coding
As an aside, Simplex Noise is technically patented until Jan 8, 2022 (which is really fucking stupid)
Seriously, the three above pieces are some of my absolute favorite pieces. I think about them a lot.