Layout & Book Design
Lauren McCarthy, Cassie Tarakajian, P5.js and Processing Community
In 2009, Generative Gestaltung: Entwerfen. Programmieren. Visualisieren was published in German by Verlag Hermann Schmidt. The book was developed out of our Diploma Thesis Generative Systeme by Julia Laub and myself, which aimed to: 1. help designers to recognize code as a material and tool to expand their design practice and 2. suggest a new way of teaching coding through highlighting key coding concepts in art and design context – through the topics and principles of "classic" foundation course (color, form, typography and image) – in a time when coding was still considered a tool for “programmers and engineers” and not for artists and designers.
The Generative Design book has been translated to French, English, Japanese and became something of a household name in the design and creative coding community. Casey Reas, one of the founders of Processing gave this nice "testimonial":
"In my opinion, Generative Gestaltung is by far the most exciting book that uses Processing published to date. The book is an extraordinary achievement …"
Generative Gestaltung 2 wins Editorial Design @ Designpreis Rheinland-Pfalz
Editorial Design Award, Designpreis Rheinland-Pfalz, DE
Generative Design @ Lunchtime Talk at Mediendesign DHBW Ravensburg
Talk, "Generative Design" with Hartmut Bohnacker, Lunchtime Talk, Mediendesign Program, DHBW Ravensburg, Ravensburg, DE
Generative Design with p5.js – ウェブでのクリエイティブ・コーディング @ BNN
Book, “Generative Design with p5.js［p5.js版ジェネラティブデザイン］ ―ウェブでのクリエイティブ・コーディング”, ISBN: 978-4-8025-1097-4, Benedikt Groß, Hartmut Bohnacker, Julia Laub, Claudius Lazzeroni. With Contributions by Niels Poldervaart, Joey Lee. BNN, Tokyo, JP
Creative Coding - schönes Design selbst programmieren @ Page Blog
“Generative Gestaltung: Creative Coding im Web”, featured at Page Blog, DE
Generative Gestaltung – Creative Coding im Web, reviewed @ Page Magazine, Issue 6.2018
"Generative Gestaltung – Creative Coding im Web", featured and reviewed in Page Magazin, Issue 6.2018, DE
Generative Gestaltung – Creative Coding im Web @ Hermann Schmidt Mainz