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Is code art?

Is code art?

Thoughts
My favourite part of coding without a doubt is going deep into my head and thoughts, into what I call "The Zone". It is a state that most programmers will be familiar with. You are one with the code. Thinking is sharp and time productive. The Art of Code Being primarily a game developer, I've worked closely with artists over the years. Sometimes I've worked with a huge team of artists. One day I overheard a conversation from one of that team, "We should make the decision, because it is a creative one, and we do the creative work here." There is no doubt that producing beautiful images from nothing but the imagination is creative. No one disputes that it is art. What about code? Is code art? What is art? Asking Google to "define art" it came up with: The expression or a...