Edward Tufte Adam Schwartz

Georges Vantongerloo

Subatomic Particles

Hillside Vineyards

Terrace Farming

Paul Klee

Paul Klee, High-resolution Elements

Paul Klee Palette

Pablo Picasso

The Quilts Of Gee's Bend

47 Animal Sounds Over And Over

Feynman Diagrams

Feynman 32

Eadweard Muybridge

Sorting Algorithms

Crime Scene Fingerprints

Georges Vantongerloo Paintings

Chinese Calligraphy

Agnes Martin

Syed Haider Raza

Josef Albers

Michael Fester presents his wonderful art quilts for 20 great painters at with open code on GitHub.

A sample from the art quilt of Monet’s lifetime of painting:

Each quilted painting is also shown at high-resolution. From the Henri Rousseu art quilt:

Barsalou Lichtenstein

Crashtxt Unicode Characters

ImageQuilts Chrome app

Now you can make your own.   Install the app →

Create quilts from any web page by clicking .
For example, search a topic in Google Images.

Resulting quilt:

Drag-and-drop images from your computer to an existing quilt.

Remove unwanted images by clcking the ×.

Drag-and-drop images to re-order.

Adjust the size of images using the scale slider.

Zoom images by by adjusting the zoom slider.

Align images flush left or along a central axis .

Quilting a slide deck (Keynote, PowerPoint)


Create images from your slides by selecting File > Export To > Images...

Export the slides you want to a folder of on your computer:

Finally, drag and drop the images from that folder into ImageQuilts:


From the Office menu, select  Save As > Other Formats:

In the Save As window, select  JPEG File Interchange Format (*.jpg)
from the  Save as type  menu and then click Save.

Confirm that you want to export every slide:

Finally, drag and drop the images from the folder you saved them to into ImageQuilts:

Copyright Information

In selecting images for a Quilt, be aware that some images may be copyrighted. Do not distribute quilts with copyrighted images. For “fair use” exceptions, see this article. Of course, you can freely distribute quilts made from you own images or public domain images. More...

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