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Spectrum Colors Arranged by Chance, after EK

Spectrum Colors Arranged by Chance, after EK

Spectrum Colors Arranged by Chance, after EK

In 1951 Ellsworth Kelly made a large piece by arranging colored squares by chance. I wondered what it would look like if the order had been a different random? So I wrote a processing program which reads the color values from the original Kelly piece at the MOMA, and then reshuffles the colors randomly and redraws them. These are some of the results…
In 1951 Ellsworth Kelly made a large piece by arranging colored squares by chance. I wondered what it would look like if the order had been a different random? So I wrote a processing program which reads the color values from the original Kelly piece at the MOMA, and then reshuffles the colors randomly and redraws them. These are some of the results…