Wallpeople is an ephemeral collaborative art project that takes place simultaneously on a number of cities worldwide. Here in Porto the June 7th event happened downtown at Rua das Flores, and I was there to film it.
I had no idea the Chinese (or at least the citizens of Beijing) had a sense of public space similar to the Spaniards. Just look at how they make themselves at home in the streets a night: we Portuguese could learn a thing or two.
I have been spending some of my spare time designing stuff for sale on Society6. Product / pattern design not being what you’d call my métier, I had a go at algorithmic generation. I did so in Processing, iterating the infamous 10 Print algorithm to create sets of patterns which I unimaginatively dubbed '45 Degrees'. Here’s the basic script.