Daniel Temkin‘s blog esoteric.codes has explored the concept of programming languages as an art medium since 2011. It is the winner of the 2014 Arts Writers Grant from Creative Capital and the Warhol Foundation. Papers expanding from the blog have been published in Leonardo, ISEA, and Media-N Caucus. He will present on the subject at SXSW Interactive 2016 and has previously presented at SIGGRAPH, ISEA, #ArtsTech, and Media Art Histories (in both Liverpool and Riga). His writing has also been published in World Picture Journal, the Gli.tc/h Reader, NOOart, and Grafik Magazine.