Diego Pitta de Araujo: Fragmented Coral


Artwork paired with a symposium at the Ecological Society of Australia conference 2015

Artist: Diego Pitta de Araujo

Symposium 9: Biological adaptation along environmental and bioclimatic gradient

Media: 3D Fractal Digital Art using Mandelbuber software

Website: http://heliophaninae.wix.com/daedalusforge

I was trying to use 3D fractal art to design a coral. In the process of modifying the parameters of the fractal equations, I achieved this shape, which was similar to a big coral that was fragmented. Because the fractal has boundaries the coral resembles an entire fragmented world.

Click here for an overview of symposium artwork at ESA 2015