Tag Archives: ascii art

garadinervi:

Frederick Hammersley, A Good Line is Hard to Beat, 1969, L. A. Louver, Venice, CA / Frederick Hammersley Foundation

ASCII art by Frederick Hammersley, 1969. Made on an IBM-computer (which used EBCDIC and not ASCII encoding), and:

The alphanumeric characters we could ‘draw’ with were: the alphabet, ten numerals and eleven symbols, such as periods, dashes, slashes, etc….

h/t: Robert Doerfler

Washington Post, May 1922. Via Yesterday’s Print.

Latin-1 Drawing by Enda O’Donoghue.

From Veronica Karlsson’s 1999 ASCII Advent Calendar.

ASCII-morph is a Javascript library to transition between two ASCII art works. By Timothy Holman.

h/t: Tim Koch

yesterdaysprint:

St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Missouri, August 30, 1896

GOLD! GOLD! MY PRECIOUS GOLD!

sketoon:

look at this ascii art i found

Computer printed ASCII-portraits by Jaume Estapa, 1968-69. Some of the earliest examples of this, after Mona Lisa (1964). More info here, more 1960′s ASCII here.