Towards a new (mapping of the) city: Interactive, data rich modes of urban legibility.Wessel, Ginette.
The modern metropolis is a vast environment replete with physical elements and complex overlays of information. The city historically has been represented as a discrete physical object, this allocentric view has become less and less useful as a method of meaningfully orientation and navigation. Today, the city is defined by technologies and flows of information that constantly change our perceptio... read more
- Cities and towns.
- City planning.
- Information visualization.
- Conference papers and proceedings.
- Tufts University. Department of Computer Science.
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- Original publication
- Wessel, Ginette, Remco Chang, and Eric Sauda. "Towards a New (Mapping of The) City: Interactive, Data Rich Modes of Urban Legibility." In Silicon + Skin: Biological Processes and Computation: Proceedings of the 28th Annual Conference of the Association for Computer Aided Design in Architecture (ACADIA), 416-421. ACADIA. Minneapolis, Minnesota: University of Minnesota, 2008.