Generative Art

The pictures shown here are not a fixed series, but a small selection of generative works that illustrate a first impression of my current search. All images show computer generated fractals. The images can presumably be rendered almost any size, whereas the maximum output formats depend on the available processing power of the used computer as well as the barriers of the used output materials.

Testbilder / TV test pattern


This work is about the christian mortal sin / deadly sin Luxuria also known as lust (debauchery, hedonism, desire, unchastity). The subject was treated appropriately for the theme in the form of a drypoint etching / copper engraving. This is a classic gravure printing process, which in the past was used by prominent artists to treat the subject: Quite practically, one must imagine it in such a way that first the motif is scratched in a copper plate with a needle. Later, the fine lines scratched out are filled with thick printing ink, which is then under high pressure pressed into paper. Therefore the metal plate is fixed in an intaglio printing press. The entire printing process can turn into quite a mess ..