ariel malka is a programmer and designer working on a range of interactive projects


Looking for opportunities; Freelance software developer; Ex-member of the Processing and Cinder communities; Based in Tel-Aviv, anchors in Paris; NFT art on, fxhash and teia;


  • • Design: 2d/3d, gaming, interaction, typography, UI/UX
  • • Programming: Java, C/C++, Objective-C, Swift, JS
  • • Platforms: macOS, iOS, Android, Browser (WASM + WebGL), Linux, Raspberry Pi

aesthetics and computation

So how does it look when a designer who is also a programmer designs and programs things? A few shortcuts:

research and development

In parallel of his freelance work, Ariel spends a respectable amount of time on R&D and creating art. A few representative labs:

  • (2003-2023), a growing collection of software experiments exploring the relation between text, space and time.
  • chronotext-cross (2015-2023), an open-source cross-platform infrastructure for developing interactive applications.
  • mobile-sand (2004-2005), a concept demo for a new kind of mobile gaming experience.




  • September 2023
    Launching of Song Soup, a mobile web app for reading songs with your fingers
  • July 2023
    Launching of From dystopia to utopia, a collection of AI generated images
  • June 2023
    Launching of A Thousand Temples, a collaboration with Gary Barwin

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latest coup

old but noteworthy

notable paradigm shifts

  • • 2001-2002: Teaching at Camera Obscura School of Art, New Media section.
  • • 2003-2004: Being an active member of the Processing community.

© 2001-2023 ariel malka