This happened Rotterdam #13 happened on 18 August 2018
Sabrina is a Technologist at Tellart Amsterdam and co-founder of Creative Coding Amsterdam, a meetup for enthusiasts. At This Happened she will introduce you to the Terraform Table, an interactive installation built around a sandbox lit by a map projection. As participants shape the sand with their hands, a machine learning algorithm generates artificially composited landscapes and seascapes. Tellart created the table in response to a commission by London’s V&A museum for its technology-focused exhibition ‘The Future Starts Here’. The curators wanted a piece that would address the question “Should we shape the Earth and other planets for human use? Check this article in dezeen about the project.