Signal Space // All of New York City's Mobile Phone Antennas

Signal Space // All of New York City's Mobile Phone Antennas

An aerial view of the 14,000-plus mobile phone base stations in New York City, displayed according to building height and age. Produced by cross referencing base station maintenance and installation permits issued from 2007-2013 against city planning data. Exhibited as part of Spontaneous Interventions: Design for the Public Good, the USA Pavilion at the 2012 Venice Biennale of Architecture.

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Posted Aug 25, 2013
 
Views: 471
Tags Infrastructure, Mobile Phone, New York City, Urban Design
Tools Adobe Illustrator, ArcGIS, Grasshopper for Rhino
Data
 
NYC Pluto Database
 
NYC Department of Buildings Permit Database
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