In how far can algorithms take care of your creative work?
Generative design is currently changing our conventional understanding of design in its basic principles. For decades, design was a handmade issue and postproduction a job for highly specialized professionals.
textiles to 3D-printed products to complex infographics.
Computers are not only able to provide images, but also generate variations and templates in a professional quality. Pictures are being pre-optimized, processed and issued by algorithms. The profession of a designers will become
more and more that of a director or conductor at the human-computer-interface. What effects does generative design have on the future creative field of designers?
To find an answer to this complex field we analyze several examples of projects from a range of international designers
and fine arts as well as commercial projects. In an exercise I will guide you step-by-step through a tutorial for creating your own visual experiments that explore possibilities in color, form and images.