Useful Parade is a creative co-op by Luke Williams and Blair Johnson

Useful Tools

Dance of the Planets a solar system sonification, made in collaboration with Alex Wand

game of life synth a cellular-automata synthesizer based on Conway's Game of Life

the wind, east of lake erie a data-driven windchime & snow instrument

Material Place for a Person a contextual prompt generator, inspired by architectural naming conventions

Train Songs a minidisc player and a train window for watching generative landscapes

Lines Site an interactive patch-cable race for an electronic band

A Night Deity a nighttime polyrhythm generator and visualizer