Relationships Between Computing and Aesthetic Appreciation Jeff Angell Topics That Will Be Covered Brief definition of static, dynamic data structures Overview of Deliverable #1 Process of mapping a data structure to a specific 2-D painting or drawing The “feel” of the final product
By now, you’ve probably had enough definitions of these…
Microwave StatesBarn and Horse States
Waiting Standing and/or walking in barn
Full Power Stallion choice
Half Power Pony choice
Set Time Set distance
Disabled If gate door is open, disable
Enabled If gate door is closed, enable
Operation Run/Gait with horse
Waiting Back to stall
Standing Waiting for user to choose type of horse. Display shows mock time on wall of barn.
Pony Chosen by user, represented by smaller horse.
Stallion Chosen by user, represented by larger horse.
Set Distance User inputs the distance he/she wishes to travel on the track with the horse.
Disabled If door is open, user can’t go anywhere because they don’t want to let the other horse out!
Enabled If door is closed, then user can proceed to travel around track.
Track User gets on horse, ride.
Let’s try this for a basic example, but first…
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Category: “Surrealistic Nature”
Object(Face, Eyes, Nose, etc)
Transition (Wave shape)
Butterfly “on” face
Connected by waves, visual layering
Face “on” the water
Connected by wave pattern
Water “under” butterfly
Connected by visual layering
* This hierarchy allows one to build the semantic network to use
as a metaphor for a data structure.
“Those who shrink back reflexively, and who do not gather themselves to plunge forward again, miss the point, and the awesome wonder of it all is left for the rest of us to ruminate over, and marvel at.” - James Cowan on the shock value of H.R. Giger’s art