Brendan Dawes
The Art of Form and Code

This site is an ongoing archive of my work. I use generative processes involving machine learning, code and data to create objects which exist digitaly, physically and sometimes both.

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Explore the work: data / electronic / web / paper / plastic / pixels / iot / interface / time / memories / everything

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Produced for Use — Limited edition physical objects.


Talk in Mexico / OFFF Mexico / Oct 13 2022 – Oct 14 2022

News / Apr 29 2022 / Collaboration with Gary Hustwit for film about Brian Eno

Process / That Was The Week That Was — 25th September 2022

Passengers BER
Revealing the silence of the pandemic through Berlin's passenger traffic
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Three Steps Forward
A collaboration with Jazz pianist Emmet Cohen
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Infinite Glimpses
Generating infinite compositions from a month of desktop screen captures
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16-Bit Machine Dreams
The video game trilogy concludes
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Passengers LHR
Second in the Passengers series
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Passengers SZX
The Pandemic As Seen Through Airport Passenger Traffic
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8-Bit Machine Dreams
8-bit video console games as sculptural souvenirs
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Satellites
Algorithmic sculptures born from the Apollo 11 moon landing transcript
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Moments
Visualising moments in history captured on film, television or video
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The Opponents
Digital sculptures formed from the 1994 arcade fighting game Tekken
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Arcade Machine Dreams
Classic video games create flowing forms
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The Swan
Creating a flowing sculptural form from an iconic ballet performance
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Trend Micro Perspectives XDR
Data-born generative motion piece for Trend Micro event
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Choreographic
AI Driven Motion Studies
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Trend Micro Perspectives
Data born artwork with a musical motif
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Here, Around and Beyond
Visualising Conference Attendees
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The Art of Cybersecurity
Beauty from cybersecurity data for Trend Micro
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Pluralsight Skill Sets
1.3 million assessments visualised as clusters of skills
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Embraer Data Streams
LED and AR installation at the Farnborough Airshow for Embraer
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Amongst The Leaves
Nature inspired physical data objects
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Carefully Everywhere Descending
Real-time data installation for PricewaterhouseCoopers' London Data Lab
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Platts 360 Visualisation
Visualising 3000 shipping routes
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Cancer Research UK Collaborations
Visualisation for Cancer Research UK Research Annual 2016
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Kennedy
An iPhone app for capturing the now
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Dot Dot Dot Exhibition
A Solo Exhibition on Design with Data
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