Brendan Dawes
The Aesthetics of Form and Code

Exploring the aesthetics of form and code.

I'm Brendan Dawes, a UK based artist and designer, using generative processes involving data, machine learning and algorithms, to create interactive installations, electronic objects, online experiences, data visualisations, motion graphics and imagery for screen and print.

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Produced for Use — Limited edition physical objects.


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Black Mamba’s Revenge
Using AI to visualise the final fight scene in Kill Bill Vol. One
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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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