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The surreal art of Google Earth

Surreal Google Earth images break the illusion of digital mapping Postcards from Google Earth   

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The surreal art of Google Earth

Surreal Google Earth images break the illusion of digital mapping Postcards from Google Earth   

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Performative Mapping game

Performative Mapping is a location based game in which players create and perform site-specific tasks. A task is a response to a particular site, inspired by its design, use, rituals, acoustics, history, etc. A description of the task is uploaded

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Performative Mapping game

Performative Mapping is a location based game in which players create and perform site-specific tasks. A task is a response to a particular site, inspired by its design, use, rituals, acoustics, history, etc. A description of the task is uploaded

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Measuring Java & Buurtinzicht: tools to help make blueprints of a neighbourhood

On the 22nd of April 2016 I organised a workshop together with Wouter Meys, Maarten Groen and Nazli Cila from Citizen Data Lab at University of Applied Sciences, Amsterdam. Jelle Vrieswijk (a communication multimedia design student) assisted in the graphic communication and

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Measuring Java & Buurtinzicht: tools to help make blueprints of a neighbourhood

On the 22nd of April 2016 I organised a workshop together with Wouter Meys, Maarten Groen and Nazli Cila from Citizen Data Lab at University of Applied Sciences, Amsterdam. Jelle Vrieswijk (a communication multimedia design student) assisted in the graphic communication and

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Multiple Performative Mapping: a Way to Challenge Spatial Configurations

Conference Session Call Multiple Performative Mapping for TRADERS MEDIATIONS Conference at RCA London (November 2016). Chaired by myself together with David Hamers. Multiple Performative Mapping: a way to challenge spatial configurations With the widespread adoption of mobile phones it is

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Multiple Performative Mapping: a Way to Challenge Spatial Configurations

Conference Session Call Multiple Performative Mapping for TRADERS MEDIATIONS Conference at RCA London (November 2016). Chaired by myself together with David Hamers. Multiple Performative Mapping: a way to challenge spatial configurations With the widespread adoption of mobile phones it is

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A Manifesto for Urban Interfacing

Submitted: 10-11-2015 A manifesto for [urban interfaces]  Keywords: performativity, mapping, public realm Maps are products of design processes. There are a lot of decisions to be made and every decision influences the final outcome of the reality that is portrayed.

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A Manifesto for Urban Interfacing

Submitted: 10-11-2015 A manifesto for [urban interfaces]  Keywords: performativity, mapping, public realm Maps are products of design processes. There are a lot of decisions to be made and every decision influences the final outcome of the reality that is portrayed.

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How a Mapmaker Who Rejects Cartography Can Help You Find Yourself

The interview with Dennis Wood can be read here.

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How a Mapmaker Who Rejects Cartography Can Help You Find Yourself

The interview with Dennis Wood can be read here.

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A country that fines its citizens for using the wrong map

“Confiscating maps is just a way to send “a message of reassurance … over what China’s positions are,” says Zha Daojiong, an international security expert at Peking University. He has little sympathy for the “sloppy work by map producers,” as

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A country that fines its citizens for using the wrong map

“Confiscating maps is just a way to send “a message of reassurance … over what China’s positions are,” says Zha Daojiong, an international security expert at Peking University. He has little sympathy for the “sloppy work by map producers,” as

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11 Overlay Maps That Will Change The Way You See The World

That the Mercator projection displays the world in a distorted way is no news, but with Africa being twice the size of Russia I realise just how much distorted that is. Here is the tool

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11 Overlay Maps That Will Change The Way You See The World

That the Mercator projection displays the world in a distorted way is no news, but with Africa being twice the size of Russia I realise just how much distorted that is. Here is the tool

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Socio-technical systems for citizen empowerment

Submitted: February 2016 Paper submitted to International Journal of Electronic Governance for the Special Issue on Empowering Citizenship in the Hybrid City (Publication forthcoming). Socio-technical Systems for Citizen Empowerment: How to mediate between different expectations and levels of participation in the design of civic apps Authors: Naomi

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Socio-technical systems for citizen empowerment

Submitted: February 2016 Paper submitted to International Journal of Electronic Governance for the Special Issue on Empowering Citizenship in the Hybrid City (Publication forthcoming). Socio-technical Systems for Citizen Empowerment: How to mediate between different expectations and levels of participation in the design of civic apps Authors: Naomi

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Reading and making space through performance

Submitted: 21-02-2016 (Approved 27-04-2016) Workshop proposal for the Science + Technology By Other Means Conference, Barcelona (September 2016). For the track: Sensing, Walking and Embodiment With and By Technologies: A Track Away From The Desk Title Reading and making space through performance

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Reading and making space through performance

Submitted: 21-02-2016 (Approved 27-04-2016) Workshop proposal for the Science + Technology By Other Means Conference, Barcelona (September 2016). For the track: Sensing, Walking and Embodiment With and By Technologies: A Track Away From The Desk Title Reading and making space through performance

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