Dave Whyte is a motion designer and generative artist based in Dublin, Ireland. He earned a PhD in Physics from Trinity College, Dublin, but shifted his focus to full-time motion design after being inspired by early GIF art on Tumblr. Operating under the moniker “beesandbombs,” he has created thousands of captivating animated loops using code. His work delves deep into the details of procedural form and perception. His mind-bending looping aesthetic has captured the imaginations of viewers across the internet and his influential Tumblr account helped popularize coded GIFs.