Hyphae 

Hyphae

Generative video (16:4 4K screen), black&white, no sound, variable duration

Hyphae are the cell filaments that create the mycelium, the vegetative part of a fungus. They grow and subdivide in all directions in search of nutrients needed for its development.

“Hyphae” is a generative video in which a computer algorithm draws infinite iterations of unique organisms inspired by Rhizopus stolonifer, a kind of bread mold, simulating its evolutive and reproductive process.

Hyphae was exhibited at:

This project was developed in C++ using openFrameworks and its source code is available here.


 
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