Algorithmische Necronomicon-Beschwörungen: Ä.I.! Ä.I.! Cthulhu fhtagn!

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Für einen Vortrag über AlgoKunst auf der „Adventures on the Edge of Culture“-Konferenz programmierte Herr Shardcore einen Bot auf Beschwörungen aus Lovecrafts Necronomicon. Ph'nglui algo'nafh Cthulhu R'lyeh wgah'nagl fhtagn!

algomystFor this project, I took the incantations of the Necronomicon and produced a linguistic model capable of producing novel incantations. Another algorithm took each sentence and turned it into a sigil and arranged them into a geometric form. I then asked the machine to produce hundreds of unique incantations and sigils and distributed them to the audience. A manifestation of the True Will of the machine…

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