Artist — Series 7 — Zach Lieberman

Series 7

Zach Lieberman


Listed by Fast Company as one of the “Most Creative People,” Zachary Lieberman’s code-based artistic projects have won the Golden Nica from Ars Electronica, the Interactive Design of the Year from Design Museum London and were listed in Time Magazine's “Best Inventions of the Year.” A champion of creative coding, Zachary has helped co- found the school for Poetic Computation, a school examining the lyrical possibilities of code, and is a co- creator of openFrameworks, an open source C++ toolkit.


  • EyeWriter project won several awards including: Design of the Year from London Design Museum, FutureEverything, and listed by Time magazine as one the 50 best inventions in 2010
  • Prize from the future everything festival and the Golden Nica in Interactive Art at Ars electronica
  • IQ Font project won the Cannes Design Lion

Writing Code is like Poetry. I don’t want people to say ‘That is a great piece of software’ but rather ‘That’s a great poem.’

Zach Lieberman