Colton Hash CV About Hydrosheds, 2023 Interactive Simulation Hyrdosheds, Screenshot   Project Description Hydrosheds is an interactive simulation that depicts landscape relationships between an urban community and a virtual ecosystem within a small watershed. Different landscapes can be generated to show how variations in vegetation, urban density and permeable surfaces affect stormwater runoff, soil absorption […]

Mycelial Forest

Colton Hash CV About Mycelial Forest, 2023 Interactive Installation, Dynamic Simulation https://vimeo.com/802873742 Mycelial Forest, Screen Recording Project Description Mycelial Forest depicts symbiotic relationships between trees and soil organisms amidst a continually changing landscape. As old growth trees grow and decay, their roots are visible as they exchange nutrients through a subsurface mycelium network. Changing weather, […]

Uncertain Associations

Colton Hash CV About Uncertain Associations, 2022 Interactive Installation, Dynamic Simulation https://vimeo.com/696372343 Uncertain Associations, Interactive Installation Project Description Uncertain Associations is an interactive installation that depicts cycles of growth and decay of urban structures within a continually changing ecosystem. Endlessly shifting visualizations and sounds evoke a wide range of experiences to consider the web of […]

Eye of the Anthropocene

Colton Hash Eye of the Anthropocene, 2022 Interactive Data Visualization Eye of the Anthropocene, Screenshot Project Description Eye of the Anthropocene is a map-based data visualization that depicts the past decade of wildfire events in Canada and the United States. Through a removed perspective, wildfire data recorded by NASA satellites is animated to reveal the […]

Generative Architecture

Colton Hash CV About Generative Architecture, 2021 Generative Installation https://vimeo.com/569682119 Video Caption Project Description Generative Architecture is a real-time simulation that produces an endless series of buildings that arise in virtual space. Each structure is generated by a system that encodes dominant architectural styles within the Vancouver and Victoria regions. Although individual buildings are unique, […]

Atmospheric Ocean

Colton Hash CV About Atmospheric Ocean, 2019 Interactive Data Art https://vimeo.com/340496820 Screen Recording of Interactive Application Project Description Atmospheric Ocean is an interactive data visualization artwork that depicts processes that cycle carbon dioxide between the air and sea. Animated particles represent CO2 in various forms and visualize various biological and physical processes. Viewers can use […]


Colton Hash CV About Homeostasis, 2017 Dynamic-Interactive Installation https://vimeo.com/201777648 Installation Documentation Project Description Homeostasis is a dynamic-interactive digital media installation featuring generative systems that approximate ecological processes of forest growth, adaptation and disturbance from wildfire. The forest of Homeostasis maintains itself in an adaptive balance through cycles of growth and decay. Without the presence of […]

Acoustic Turbulence

Colton Hash CV About Media Acoustic Turbulence, 2019 Interactive Data Visualization https://vimeo.com/340495771 Documentation Excerpts Project Description Acoustic Turbulence is an interactive data visualization depicting underwater noise generated from large marine vessels. Photographic elements are animated to create cinematic scenes of ships passing through the Salish Sea. Below the ocean surface viewers experience visceral sounds and […]