Python Art

Open-source Python projects categorized as Art

Top 23 Python Art Projects

  • gitfiti

    abusing github commit history for the lulz

    Project mention: If your github doesn't look like this ceiling, don't even bother applying for a Sr. Dev position with us. | /r/ProgrammerHumor | 2023-03-07
  • mypaint

    MyPaint is a simple drawing and painting program that works well with Wacom-style graphics tablets.

    Project mention: Initial Desktop Setup Guide for Ubuntu 23.04 | | 2023-05-23

    MyPaint - Digital Drawing

  • Onboard AI

    Learn any GitHub repo in 59 seconds. Onboard AI learns any GitHub repo in minutes and lets you chat with it to locate functionality, understand different parts, and generate new code. Use it for free at

  • prettymapp

    🖼️ Create beautiful maps from OpenStreetMap data in a streamlit webapp

    Project mention: FLaNK Stack Weekly 28 August 2023 | | 2023-08-28
  • art

    🎨 ASCII art library for Python

    Project mention: ART 6.0 released: ASCII and Non-ASCII art library for Python (+ Space support) | /r/coolgithubprojects | 2023-06-14
  • samila

    Generative Art Generator

    Project mention: Samila v1.1 Released: Generative Art Generator in Python + Rotation | /r/aipromptprogramming | 2023-04-05
  • Generative-Art

    A selection of generative art scripts written in Python (by JakobGlock)

  • shantell-sans

    Shantell Sans, from Shantell Martin, is a marker-style font built for creative expression, typographic play, and animation.

    Project mention: Launching a new, open-source font today: Shantell Sans, from Shantell Martin! | /r/fonts | 2023-03-07

    You can now download the full type family directly from, find it on Google Fonts, use it on Google Docs, Sheets, etc, and check out its open repo on GitHub.

  • InfluxDB

    Collect and Analyze Billions of Data Points in Real Time. Manage all types of time series data in a single, purpose-built database. Run at any scale in any environment in the cloud, on-premises, or at the edge.

  • Photomosaic-generator

    photomosaic generator (image to image, video to video)

  • NodeToPython

    Convert Blender node groups to a Python add-on

    Project mention: How do I code my custom node group in an add-on? | /r/blender | 2023-05-10
  • durdraw

    Versatile Unicode, ANSI & ASCII Art editor for drawing in the Linux/Unix/macOS terminal, with animation, 256 color support and custom themes

    Project mention: Durdraw: ANSI Art animation studio for the Linux terminal now has Themes, Unicode, 256 Color, mIRC Colors | /r/linuxmasterrace | 2023-06-02

    You can check out the program here:

  • talk-generator

    talk-generator is capable of generating coherent slide decks based on a single topic suggestion.

    Project mention: [P] We finally got Text-to-PowerPoint working!! (Generative AI for Slides ✨) | /r/MachineLearning | 2022-12-28

    Nice and possibly useful down the line. If it's of any interest, there was some work done on the problem of "text-to-powerpoint" some years ago (, Being tailored to the "improvised TED talk" format however it wasn't really trying to do a serious job. It's essentially a random content generator doing a random walk on the ConceptNet graph and scraping data related to the input text (topic or title). It relies on templates, so no juicy GPT action. The demo website is still up.

  • airunner

    Stable Diffusion on your own hardware without dependencies.

    Project mention: I have a distributed app with active users, how can I become profitable? | | 2023-07-14
  • ainodes-pyside

    Desktop AI Generator

    Project mention: My pixel art specific AI model just got an upgrade! | /r/StableDiffusion | 2023-01-06

    really cool model, just tested it with live webcam diffusion. dope.

  • NFT-Image-Generator

    Utility to generate a large collection of unique images along with metadata. Able to automatically deploy on IPFS. (by sem)

  • macuahuitl

    The "Macuahuitl" Generative Art Toolbox

    Project mention: Easiest to use Python package for drawing / animating vector-based images? | /r/Python | 2023-02-16

    Look at my examples here:

  • color-stealing

    Adding color to binary fractals by stealing it

  • rustDaVinci

    :paintbrush: :framed_picture: An automatic sign painter for Rust Facepunch

  • 3d-artists-handbook

    Covers all stages of the 3D creation process, as well as the theory side of things. Helpful for 2D artists as well.

  • Frida

    A robot painter that takes inspiration from a human in the form of any combination of language descriptions, source images, style images, or sketches. (by cmubig)

    Project mention: 🚨 CMU Researchers Develop FRIDA: An Artificial Intelligence (AI) Powered Robotics Framework That Can Collaborate With Humans To Paint And Create Beautiful Art | /r/machinelearningnews | 2023-02-11

    🔗  Quick Read: 🔗  Paper: 🔗  Github: 🔗  Project:

  • Shades

    A python library for generative art creation (by benrutter)

  • gado

    📜 Generate poetry with gcc diagnostics

  • pencils

    Collection of color palettes for Python

    Project mention: pencils: Collection of color palettes for Python | /r/pythoncoding | 2023-02-15
  • clippy

    Create animated ASCII-art for the command line almost instantly! (by con-dog)

  • SaaSHub

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NOTE: The open source projects on this list are ordered by number of github stars. The number of mentions indicates repo mentiontions in the last 12 Months or since we started tracking (Dec 2020). The latest post mention was on 2023-08-28.

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Project Stars
1 gitfiti 7,852
2 mypaint 2,528
3 prettymapp 1,980
4 art 1,883
5 samila 1,038
6 Generative-Art 297
7 shantell-sans 228
8 Photomosaic-generator 166
9 NodeToPython 134
10 durdraw 123
11 talk-generator 120
12 airunner 113
13 ainodes-pyside 89
14 NFT-Image-Generator 79
15 macuahuitl 73
16 color-stealing 70
17 rustDaVinci 61
18 3d-artists-handbook 33
19 Frida 28
20 Shades 24
21 gado 18
22 pencils 15
23 clippy 13
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