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Top 23 creative-coding Open-Source Projects

  • awesome-creative-coding

    Creative Coding: Generative Art, Data visualization, Interaction Design, Resources.

    Project mention: Are there any resources to learn generative art? | | 2022-05-03

    Awesome Creative Coding

  • OpenFrameworks

    openFrameworks is a community-developed cross platform toolkit for creative coding in C++.

    Project mention: Graphics library | | 2022-05-09

    Besides the mentioned SDL, SFML etc stuff you could also look into

  • Appwrite

    Appwrite - The Open Source Firebase alternative introduces iOS support . Appwrite is an open source backend server that helps you build native iOS applications much faster with realtime APIs for authentication, databases, files storage, cloud functions and much more!

  • pts

    A library for visualization and creative-coding

    Project mention: [AskJS] What is the best canvas library to make an app like figma or integromat? | | 2021-08-29
  • css-doodle

    🎨 A web component for drawing patterns with CSS.

  • nannou

    A Creative Coding Framework for Rust.

    Project mention: Is it a bad idea to start a UWP app in 2022? | | 2022-06-20

    That's what Nannou is made for. Check out the demos on their site.

  • ArtLine

    A Deep Learning based project for creating line art portraits.

    Project mention: Is there a AI that is able to turn normal pictures in that kind of pictures or that I am able to plott them with my pen-plotter? | | 2022-04-25
  • Blotter

    A JavaScript API for drawing unconventional text effects on the web.

  • SonarQube

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  • score

    ossia score, an interactive sequencer for the intermedia arts

    Project mention: The computers are fast, but you don't know it | | 2022-06-16

    > and at the end of the day LLVM compiles 30min and uses tens of GBs of RAM on average hardware

    I mean, that's the initial build.

    Here's my compile-edit-run cycle in which is nearing 400kloc (with a free example of performance profiling, I haven't found anything like this whenever I had to profile python)

        C/C++ Header                      2212          29523          17227         200382

  • curv

    a language for making art using mathematics

    Project mention: Learning CAD on Linux | | 2022-03-10
  • C4iOS

    C4 is an open-source creative coding framework that harnesses the power of native iOS programming with a simplified API that gets you working with media right away. Build artworks, design interfaces and explore new possibilities working with media and interaction.

  • glisp

    A Lisp-based Design Tool Bridging Graphic Design and Computational Arts

    Project mention: Glisp: A Lisp-Based Design Tool Bridging Graphic Design and Computational Arts | | 2021-10-10
  • generativeart

    Generative Art in Go (by jdxyw)

  • openrndr

    OPENRNDR. A Kotlin/JVM library for creative coding, real-time and interactive graphics

    Project mention: Coracle - Kotlin based Processing clone | | 2022-04-28

    Also have you checked out

  • gaze-detection

    👀 Use machine learning in JavaScript to detect eye movements and build gaze-controlled experiences.

  • shader-park-core

    A JavaScript library for creating real-time 2D and 3D shaders. JS -> Shader.

    Project mention: Shader Park: A JavaScript library for creating interactive procedural 2D and 3D shaders. | | 2022-03-22

    yeah if you're interested in making an example we'd love to share it! You can take a look at how we created our three.js integration + a working example.

  • q5xjs

    A small and fast alternative (experimental) implementation of p5.js

    Project mention: q5.js - A faster, smaller p5.js? Is anyone here familiar with this? | | 2021-08-21
  • shader-doodle

    A friendly web-component for writing and rendering shaders.

    Project mention: Can anyone identify what is using to create the static effect? | | 2022-02-17

    It seems to be the component. Found the docs on GitHub.

  • react

    A wrapper component that allows you to utilise P5 sketches within React apps. (by P5-wrapper)

    Project mention: React + p5js is kinda a nightmare... | | 2022-01-27

    It's using the addon libraries that do not work. P5's default library is fine. When trying to add the sound library, for example, you'll get errors such as 'p5 is not defined in sound.js'. It is best explained in this github issue but none of these proposed solutions work. Neither do any anywhere else as far as I can tell.

  • Ofelia

    A real-time cross-platform creative coding tool for multimedia development (by cuinjune)

    Project mention: Does pure data has the same audiovisual capabilities as max? | | 2021-09-14
  • hello_imgui

    Hello, Dear ImGui: cross-platform Gui apps for Windows / Mac / Linux / iOS / Android / Emscripten with the simplicity of a "Hello World" app

  • guify

    A simple GUI for inspecting and changing JavaScript variables

    Project mention: Drive a Tesla Cybertruck or literally any car on your browser with Threejs | | 2022-02-22

    Guify - GUI framework

  • urpflanze

    A library for developers who want to approach to creative coding, artists who want to approach coding and for those who find it fun to play with math.

    Project mention: Create trippy loop in UrpflanzeJS - Tutorial #1 | | 2021-09-08

    Urpflanze is a library to create images or animations using code. You can find the documentation here

  • Fun-Programming

    Code from the Fun Programming creative coding tutorials and my own random sketches

    Project mention: Ask HN: What's the fastest way to get good at full stack app development? | | 2022-05-09

    I’ve found to be the most understandable and practical guide.

    To learn the very basics I also recommend

    Of course at any point deviate and build your own apps. Then continue with the guides

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 2022-06-20.

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What are some of the best open-source creative-coding projects? This list will help you:

Project Stars
1 awesome-creative-coding 9,640
2 OpenFrameworks 8,922
3 pts 4,798
4 css-doodle 4,364
5 nannou 4,115
6 ArtLine 3,166
7 Blotter 2,881
8 score 1,072
9 curv 1,030
10 C4iOS 971
11 glisp 841
12 generativeart 748
13 openrndr 623
14 gaze-detection 482
15 shader-park-core 454
16 q5xjs 452
17 shader-doodle 445
18 react 323
19 Ofelia 302
20 hello_imgui 266
21 guify 218
22 urpflanze 171
23 Fun-Programming 169
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