Friday, April 1, 2011
H&M, new techniques to make alternative neighborhoods
The project of creating alternative neighborhoods though the uses of GIS has always been what 'Crossing the Line' project has aimed to achieve. The direction of the projec tnow of 'Crossing the Line' is still rooted in the same intent of generating these new alternative neighborhoods, but through different techniques and a better understanding of the lines themselves. How do we create alternative definitions of neighborhoods different multiple techniques, scales, infrastructures to determine more provacative reformation of the city? This new form of investigation has driven much more interesting results, though techniques of looking more implicitly at neighbohood lines interesecting with streets, parks, etc, letting us ask the question, what is the machine doing for our intent to develop new 'hoods?