I discovered the demoscene, an international community about creative computing and computer art, when I was 11 years old. At age 14, I won first place in an x86 Assembler programming contest organized by the diskmag Pain. Thereupon I organized similar contests myself.
For people new to the demoscene, I would recommend watching the following video captures of demos and intros:
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