Drawing, The Chromo Cube
The Chromo Cube was designed to showcase the capabilities of the software Color to apply color gradients to a 3-D rendering. The software could create smooth color transitions by incrementally adjusting the dot density; the program also allowed for up to 25 different dot patterns.
It is credited
Gift of Beck & Jung.
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Its dimensions are
21.1 × 30.2 cm (8 5/16 × 11 7/8 in.)
It is inscribed
Inscribed in pen and black ink, lower left: Wissler; lower center: Original computer ink plot; lower right: Beck: Jung 1980
Cite this object as
Drawing, The Chromo Cube; computer ink plotter print on paper; 21.1 × 30.2 cm (8 5/16 × 11 7/8 in.); Gift of Beck & Jung; 1981-19-1
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Saturated: The Allure and Science of Color.