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Shepherd of Random Numbers

My name is Anders Hoff. I am a developer and generative artist living in Oslo, Norway. I like mathematics, algorithms, and solving problems.

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I have an MSc in numerical mathematics from The Norwegian University of Science and Technology (https://ntnu.no).

Currently I work as a consultant, but I am always looking for an interesting opportunity to make better use of my skills related to mathematics and generative algorithms.

Given the right opportunity I am willing to move pretty much anywhere.

If you would like to see some of my work, I recommend this illustrated essay on generative algorithms: http://inconvergent.net/generative/. It has loads of GIFs, so there is a good chance you will enjoy it!

I have also written some illustrated guides to generative art methods, the first one can be seen at http://inconvergent.net/shepherding-random-numbers/.

You can reach me at inconvergent@gmail.com, or on twitter: https://twitter.com/inconvergent.

My website is at http://inconvergent.net.

Or you can have a look at my Ello account: https://ello.co/inconvergent.

Finally, I shepherd some twitter bots. Here is a list: https://twitter.com/inconvergent/lists/my-bots.

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Exhibitions and other Work

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Talks

I like giving talks, and I am comfortable on a stage or in front of a crowd; in fact I would very much like to do more of them!

Technologies and Tools

I am very good at:

  • Python/Cython (numpy, scipy, matplotlib, cairo, pycuda, sklearn, )

In addition I am decent at:

  • Linux
  • Bash
  • Git
  • Node/Javascript
  • Three.js
  • Elasticsearch
  • Rethinkdb
  • SQL
  • Blender
  • Photoshop/Gimp
  • LaTeX

Recently I've started learning:

This list isn't exactly exhaustive, it is more of a reflection of what I like to work with.