Monthly Archives: January 2011

Data Visualization

Check ‘em: http://flowingdata.com/ http://www.visualizing.org/ http://datavisualization.ch/opinions/introduction-to-linked-data http://www.webdesignerdepot.com/2009/06/50-great-examples-of-data-visualization/ http://infosthetics.com/archives/2010/11/what_is_data_visualization.html http://www.coolinfographics.com/ http://www.infographicsshowcase.com/ http://sixrevisions.com/graphics-design/40-useful-and-creative-infographics/ http://www.good.is/infographics http://www.noupe.com/inspiration/stunninginfographics-and-data-visualization.html Advertisements

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Hyde Park Art Center + Low Rez/Hi Fi

A couple of things I was reminded of after reading Townsend’s “Digitally Mediated Urban Space”: 1) Hyde Park Art Center (Garofalo Architects) http://garofaloarchitects.com/ [go to “work” > right-most icon for “cultural”] The facade uses a system of digital projection screens, … Continue reading

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Aurora project [future cities lab]

from class — an example of “mapping” the polar ice cap http://www.future-cities-lab.net/index/?cat=19

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Sanitation Tow Truck at Work

http://www.aolnews.com/2010/12/28/new-york-city-tow-truck-smashes-parked-ford-explorer-video/

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TAXIS !!!

Check it out ===> http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2010/04/02/nyregion/taxi-map.html

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Events to ignore…

  Perhaps my favorite quote from “Here is New York” is located at the top of page 24.  E.B. White says “…New York is peculiarly constructed to absorb almost anything that comes along…without inflicting the event on its inhabitants; so … Continue reading

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Mapping Sensation

Just as mapping selectively filters environmental data, our brains sense external stimuli unequally. Check out this link for more information and an interactive sensorimotor homunculus: http://www.cs.uta.fi/~jh/homunculus.html |kristine

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