Metabolic Metropolis #0
Art Blocks Flex
Edition of 100 works
About Metabolic Metropolis
'Metabolic Metropolis' is a generative art collection that depicts 100 unique views of Tokyo through which A.A.Murakami’s signature fog rings flow across the cityscape.
Utilizing open source data acquired based on aerial surveys, the data set represents the real urban landscape of Tokyo as a 3D Model in the game engine Unity. On this architectural base, custom outline shaders were developed that overlay a luminous grid of lights creating geometric patterns that glide and glitch on the surface of the city.
These shaders draw inspiration from highly patterned woodblock prints of the ‘Floatin...