Aaron Penne (b. 1988) is an artist and engineer creating systems to explore the soul. He has been making generative artwork with code since 2018 and is currently the Director of Engineering at Art Blocks. He founded the Generative Artists Club in 2018 as a way to connect people from across the globe who share the same passion for the medium. In 2021 he was one of the top 50 artists in the NFT space globally, and in 2022 he was awarded the inaugural Lumen Prize for Art and Technology NFT Award with his collaborator Boreta for their project Rituals-Venice. His artwork is collected by ZKM Center for Art and Media Karlsruhe and has been shown at exhibitions internationally in Lisbon, Berlin, London, New York City, San Diego, Los Angeles, among others.