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P-137, "graph pattern", four plotter drawings ink on paper, 50cm x 50cm each, 1972



© 1972 by Manfred Mohr



About the algorithm:
Each drawing consists of two overlaying related structures. The first structure is a grid which forms a matrix of squares. The second structure is formed by moving the four sides of each of these squares within its square according to global systematic rules. Different global patterns are created by defining the amount of movement of the sides within each squares.

First published:
Ordinateur et Creation Artistique, Les Cahiers SESA, Catalog Espace Cardin, Num. 5, Paris, Oct. 1973
Catalog Manfred Mohr, "Drawings Dessins Zeichnungen Dibujos", Galerie Weiller, Paris and Galerie Gilles Gheerbrant, Montreal, 1974