»Untitled drawing« by Stephen Bell | i |
creators: Stephen Bell
title: Untitled drawing
year: 1978

drawing, c., computer-generated

Data generated using Ranstak program and “helix” shapes, plotted on newsprint with cyan, magenta, and yellow edding 1380 brush-pens. 9″ × 9″.

algorithm: Initial Ranstak Algorithm
artwork type: drawing

Take a matrix of points in 3D space, e.g.30 × 30, 30 X 30 X 3 or 4 × 4 × 4.

For each location in the matrix:
Randomly select an object to draw centred on that location.
Rotate the object randomly about its local origin before it is drawn. Draw in perspective.

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