scatol8®
16.1K views | +0 today
Follow
scatol8®
Per rilevare e monitorare consumi energetici, temperatura, umidità e altre variabili ambientali
Curated by scatol8
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Rescooped by scatol8 from green streets
Scoop.it!

Urban Redevelopment & SILO 468: interactive light art at a reused silo in Helsinki

Urban Redevelopment & SILO 468: interactive light art at a reused silo in Helsinki | scatol8® | Scoop.it

The city of Helsinki tapped Madrid-based Lighting Design Collective (LDC) to convert a once-used oil silo into an interactive light installation to commemorate Helsinki being the World Design Capital of 2012.

 

Facing the sea, the area is quite windy, which was not only design inspiration for the project, but it also powers the exhibit. LDC designed software to take data from the surrounding wind speed, direction, temperature, and weather, and turn it into patterns for the never repeating light show that displays on the inside and outside of the silo.
The silo’s walls were perforated with 2,012 holes that display a mesmerizing light show, engaging visitors with the data in a new way.

At midnight, the silo’s exterior turns red for one hour to reference that the silo was once a container of energy...


Via Lauren Moss
more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by scatol8 from Journalisme graphique
Scoop.it!

40 Beautiful Infographic Designs

40 Beautiful Infographic Designs | scatol8® | Scoop.it
An information graphic in its simplest form is a visual interpretation of data.

Though an incredibly useful form of data presentation, infographics have traditionally been an underwhelming sector of the design world.

That being said, there are some brilliant designers out there who have turned this form of data visualization into beautiful and creative works of art.

In appreciation of those designers who find beauty in data, here is a collection of 40 curated infographic designs that aim to inspire...


Via Lauren Moss, Karen Bastien
more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by scatol8 from iGeneration - 21st Century Education (Pedagogy & Digital Innovation)
Scoop.it!

12 Excellent Creativity Resources for Teachers

12 Excellent Creativity Resources for Teachers | scatol8® | Scoop.it

Via Tom D'Amico (@TDOttawa)
more...
Audrey's comment, December 2, 2012 12:00 PM
I would like to see these resources. Where can they be found, audrey@homeschoolsource.co.uk
Rescooped by scatol8 from Interpreter education
Scoop.it!

12 Most Striking Tendencies of Creative People (like you!)

12 Most Striking Tendencies of Creative People (like you!) | scatol8® | Scoop.it

Ever wonder what makes those wacky, creative types tick? How is it that some people seem to come up with all kinds of interesting, original work while the rest of us trudge along in our daily routines?

 

 


Via Helen Teague, Gust MEES, Rosemary Tyrrell, Ed.D., Karen Bontempo
more...
No comment yet.