A library by Michael Forrest for the programming environment processing. Last update, 01/25/2009.

This is a Processing library that can be used to render scenes created in animata ( It responds to the same OSC messages as Animata does (and a couple of other ones into the bargain). See github for the latest version, or try the zip download from here.


Download AnimataPlayback version 0.1.9 in .zip format.


Unzip and put the extracted AnimataPlayback folder into the libraries folder of your processing sketches. Reference and examples are included in the AnimataPlayback folder.

Keywords music,live performance,processing,midi,animata,ableton live,propellerhead reason

Reference. Have a look at the javadoc reference here. a copy of the reference is included in the .zip as well.

Source. The source code of AnimataPlayback is available at GitHub, and its repository can be browsed here.


Find a list of examples in the current distribution of AnimataPlayback, or have a look at them by following the links below.


Platform Mac OSX
Processing 1.0
Dependencies oscP5