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The self-similar properties of visual patterns generated by Lindenmayer-Systems can be apprehended holistically almost instantaneously. Even simple rules can generate pleasing patterns of the sort you might see…

Communications of the ACM article on Algorithmic Composition

In 2009 I was approached by the editor of the┬áCommunications of the Association for Computing Machinery—the world’s oldest computer science journal apparently—to write an article on algorithmic composition….