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Posts tagged “data art

NobeBox: an intuitive programmatic drawing application

Today I played a round with NodeBox, a fun and infinitely customizable data visualization application written in java and python. The GUI was easy to navigate and offered many interesting options to play with.
nodebox gui

Looking at the well written tutorial and a few minutes of experimentation  is all it takes to make some very interesting data art objects.

nodebox testThis is actually based on  a simple grid of augmented rectangles copied and translated many times.