Paint Your Face Away (Online Application)

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Paint Your Face Away
Shinji Toya

Online Platform (, Digital Painting Programme, Face Detection Algorithms, Digitised Acrylic Painting.

An online application based on a previous workshop project Paint Your Face Away.
Originally commissioned by Fotomuseum Winterthur for the exhibition SITUATIONS/Strike in 2020.


Production support:
Alejandro Daniel Ball from Agorama (Full stack development support)
Ashwin D’Cruz (Machine Learning expertise and advice)
Tobias Stenberg (Coding contribution)

Research advice and inspiration by:
Simon Crowe
Alexander Fefegha from Comuzi
Marco De MuTiis

Special thanks:
Jonathan Brantschen | Compiler (Tanya Boyarkina & Oscar Cass-Darweish) | Inês Costa | Rebecca Edwards | Max Dovey | Claudel Goy | Trisan Deschamps-Lange | Sam Mercer | Mona Schubert | Jon Uriarte | Nimrod Vardi | Anna Viani | Nadine Wietlisbach | Fotomuseum Winterthur

The tools used include:
Javascript: P5.js, ml5.js, face-api.js (TensorFlow.js) / Max MSP Jitter.