Tag Archives: code

Perl Quine Scarf by @knityak, available here. A quine is a program that copies its own source code as output.

Can a font be reworked with less than 128 bytes? Here are three examples from the well obscure 128b font compo. Made by Jammer, Mahoney and Jiminy.

So the iOS source code apparently contained an ASCII pony by Joan Stark. via partytimeHXLNT

A paper that is both a text and an executable program that plays music. Made by Tom 7 in his custom C compiler. More info here.


The website of the design agency ertdfgcvb.

The Ohio state flag and a pirate flag (by Joan Stark) with a coded wave effect by Sam Carrettie.

Voltra, an audiovisual treat in 1 kilobyte (!) of Javascript code, without any library or dependencies. Made by p01. Run the demo here. Full source code:

c.style.width=c.style.height=`100%`,c.style.position=`fixed`,document.body.style.background=`radial-gradient(#023,#000)`,document.body.style.font=`0 a`;for(x=0;x{for(u=o.outputBuffer.getChannelData(0),d=Math.sin(m/32),e=Math.cos(4*Math.cos(4*d)),f=Math.sin(4*Math.cos(4*d)),c.width=12*64,c.style.transform=`perspective(64vh)rotate3d(0,1,${f},${m/8}deg)scale(${1+(m/96)**64})`;a/64+64>(4*b[i-1]+b[i]*2+b[i++])^1.01*Math.random())i=a++%2048;for(i=y=0;y

ASCII art and deep learning?

My paper “ASCII Art Synthesis with Convolutional Networks” (DeepAA) is accepted by NIPS2017 Workshop for Machine Learning for Creativity and Design!

More info here, code at GitHub.