Tube Tongues

Thema: A map showing which languages are most common at every tube station in London. Beschreibung: Each tube station has a circle coloured by, after English, the language most spoken by locals. The area of the circle is proportional to the percentage that speak this language – so a circle where 10% of local people … Weiterlesen

Art Spin

Thema: A bicycle tour of art. Beschreibung: The tour features commissioned multi-disciplinary works, ranging from art performances to site-specific installations, as well as visits to galleries (commercial, artist run & public) and to artists’ studios. As well as monthly bike tours, Art Spin curates and mounts an annual group exhibition at the end of each … Weiterlesen

NYC Taxis: A Day in the Life

Thema: A Data Visualization. Beschreibung: This civic technology project visualizes taxi trip data from 2013, showing the activities of a single taxi on a single day. The original data include ~170 Million trips. Of these, 30 cab/days were queried at random for inclusion in this project. The data were provided by the Taxi and Limousine … Weiterlesen

querstadtein

Thema: Homeless people leading tours through Berlin. / Obdachlose zeigen ihr Berlin. Beschreibung: This summer, querstadtein invites you to take a new look at the capital: for the first time in Berlin, homeless people will lead tours, offering fresh views on familiar sights. Former and current homeless people tell stories of life on the street, … Weiterlesen

Underground New York Public Library

Thema: The Underground New York Public Library is a visual library featuring the Reading-Riders of the NYC subways. Beschreibung: The context of my work on this blog is very simple. It’s of people reading on the subway. I would have quickly become very bored with my work if this was the extent of my concept … Weiterlesen