What is Generative Art?

Author(s): Margaret A. Boden

There are various forms of what is called generative art, often also computer art. This paper distinguishes the major categories and asks whether the appropriate aesthetic criteria—and the locus of creativity—are the same in each case.

Published again under the same title in Margaret A. Boden: Creativity & Art. Three Roads to Surprise. Oxford University Press 2010, 125-163.

Year: 2009
Place: London
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1462-6268
Journal: Digital Creativity
Volume: 20
On pages: 21-46
Pages: 21-46