Those Who Walk Through Walls & Other Hertzian Tales

I have two pieces out concurrently that in some way speculate on the architectural space of broadcast and communication technology. In a sense, they describe the beginning and the end of what we could call the ‘Hertzian dream’ of liberation from the physical realm into new worlds whose fluid possibilities of geography, time, ownership and […]

Instant Bin Laden Compound!

Osama Bin Laden’s Compound 1, source Osama Bin Laden’s Compound 2, source Within a few hours of the new reports of Osama Bin Laden’s death, these models appeared on Googles 3D Warehouse. Sketchup ready, these 3D models are composed from who-knows-what source material and are made for who-knows-what-ends. Downloading by Sky News for some hot […]

Corporate Mountains

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Geography Collapsing

It’s strange how things rise and sink in the internet. I first saw this many years ago, then lost it. Over the last few months it’s been cropping up all over the place. It’s a map produced apparently by Paramount Studios in 1927 showing locations in California that could perform as the backdrop for much […]