Our century is marked by a wash of data, flooding out of explosive urbanization. Humans and numbers, it seems, are now densely packed, dynamic, and essential. Yet, with that same density, they risk becoming invisible. ‘Augmented Structures’ is, first and foremost, rather lovely to look at. It’s a kind of architectural performance, in glitching, flickering contrasts of sound and light. Perhaps the scale of transformation requires something aesthetic.
Augmented Structures V1.0
Peter Kirn, Excerpt from The Augmented City (createdigitalmotion.com, 2012)