is a graphic designer and music maker.
He loves to communicate data in new and resonant ways and would love to hug your dog.
cotterjk [at] gmail [dot] com
working with: d3.js, html + css + js, Adobe InDesign + Illustrator, VCV Rack, Pure Data, Google Sheets
Designing information and curiosity.
Seasonality curves of the most-observed Michigan plants ↗
Plaster Creek’s flowrate, hourly ↗
3 years of Plaster Creek’s flowrate, in beads ↗
Temperature diamonds, 2019 “normals” ↗
A year of caffeine and alcohol ↗
The nextdoor stoplight as I sleep ↗
Hyperlocal dataviz zine, vol. 1 ↗
Bus fares, paid and/or checked ↗
Visual communication within a brand.
Synthesizing, sampling, songwriting.Automatic and generative tools.
Patterns of impossible player-piano music, coded using ORCA ↗
Friends’ phone recordings resampled through a modular synth kaleidoscope ↗
(Latest) Annual Christmas charity mixtape ↗
Original music composed for:
Commissions open and negotiable!