Transforming sound into mathematics: Augmented Structures: Refik Anadol and Alper Derinbogaz
Focusing in representing two different areas of Istanbul, Augmented Structures, data visualization installation, transforms sound into mathematics.
Presented at Istanbul Design Biennial within the 'Musibet' exhibition curated by local architect Emre Arolat, the work is based on soundscape and data mapping of two regions reveals the invisible information about their context and suggests an alternative way to understand the existence of urbanization through new media technologies.
We are in the era of data visualization. Many handy softwares help us see information in rather aesthetic ways. Turning spread shits, data bases, flow charts and general information in visuals that can be controlled by skilled artists of the code.
The time for beautiful understanding.