Jan Aminoff, the creator of Rart and this web site, passed away on May 15, 2022. In his last will and testament dated 2010, he wrote
In any case I do not care for stones or inscriptions. The most permanent marker would be in the form of the RART pages on the Internet. The Rart trademark and the domain registration should be maintained in perpetuity!The rest of this page remains as he left it at his death.
Rart is a new art form. It uses Java
for platform independence and uses the Internet for
demonstration and distribution. We call a work of Rart a Rart universe.
An Observer of Rart uses a computer screen as a window onto
the ever-changing, never-repeating Rart universe. The
creator of a Rart universe we call a Rartist.
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The concept of Rart® was developed
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