John Osborne

2008, 04:03 minutes, colour


The fourth film in The Complexity Series is a blend of the other films in that the starting images are evolving abstract patterns, which are further enhanced and manipulated with "After Effects". This was originally made as a visual background for a live musical performance, but more recently a musical sound track was added to make it a finished film.

The Complexity Series (4 videos): In early 2000, I started writing computer programs in Java using evolutionary algorithms to generate patterns and abstract images. My goal was to use the changing images not only as 2-D art but also as the basis for animated films to explore the relationship between sounds and images.

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