I'd like to create my custom front-end for Mathematica. I know there's a console interface (launched as
math), which mostly works great, but it can't really provide functionality of e.g. interactive (rotatable)
Manipulate, although one can show 2D plots with
Is there an official way of interacting with the kernel so as to be able to show the manipulator, 2D/3D plots etc. and provide the user feedback to the kernel, getting back updated results?