Tag Archive for visualization

Owl Viewer, by Owlized

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Designer: Owlized Title: Owl Viewer Year created: 2014 Location:Marin County, USA Materials: What is the piece’s impact? The piece helps participants visualize the impact of climate change  and rising sea waters on the community. “County officials hope the OWLs convey…

E Pluribus Unum, by Chris Jordan

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Artist: Chris Jordan Title: E Pluribus Unum Year created: 2010 Location: Seattle,  USA Materials: large scale print, massive database of organizations working in social justice and environmental issues. What is the piece’s impact? The title of the piece roughly translates to read “Out of…

Oil Standard, by Michael Mandiberg

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Oil Standard screencast from Michael Mandiberg.  Artist: Michael Mandiberg Title: Oil Standard Year created: 2011 Location: The internet, artist based in New York, USA. Materials: Internet plug-in, freeware What is the piece’s impact? It’s an educational piece, which uses an internet web…

7000 oaks and counting, by Tiffany Holmes

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Artist: Tiffany Holmes Title: 7000 oaks and counting Year created: 2006-2009 Location: Chicago, USA Materials: building control system, custom software, digital display What is the piece’s impact? The piece made visible the previously invisible use of energy in an office environment, and thus the carbon footprint…

Running the Numbers, by Chris Jordan

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Artist: Chris Jordan Title: Running the Numbers Year created: 2006 – ongoing Location: Seattle, USA Materials: large scale prints, prints assembled from thousands of smaller images. What is the piece’s impact? The artist has rendered the statistics associated with consumption more “real,” by…

HighWaterLine, by Eve Mosher

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Artist: Eve Mosher Title:  HighWaterLine Year created: 2007 Location: New York City, USA Materials: Chalk, conversation What is the piece’s impact? The piece left 70 miles of a blue chalk line at the point of 10-feet above sea level in…

Particle Falls, by Andrea Polli and Chuck Varga

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  Artists: Andrea Polli and Chuck Varga Title:  Particle Falls Year created: 2010 Location: San Fernando Corridor, California, USA Materials: Laser and air pollution monitoring information. What is the piece’s impact?  It makes the invisible (particulate matter), visible to the greater public. People could use…