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Postcards from Accrington

This is a project George Lovett and Tim Philips carried out in Accrington in 2005-6. They asked people their favourite places in the town centre and then tried to pitch a tent there. This really tested what was ‘public’ space- what was possible and difficult- i think that they paid for a parking space outside … Continue reading

Emotional Mapping: Christian Nold

http://www.softhook.com/emot.htm The project was set up as a series of participatory workshops that invited people to borrow a Bio Mapping device and go for a walk. The device measures the wearer’s Galvanic Skin Response (GSR), which is an indicator of emotional arousal in conjunction with their geographical location. The resulting maps encourage personal reflection on … Continue reading