22 November 2012

Cities' Blood Vessels

Cities are living organisms with their own arteries and blood vessels. But we have been ignoring their health by clogging those blond vessels as a result of bad recipes. How have we been doing so? Here's a recipe for an unhealthy city:
  • 1 cup full of cars;
  • 1 spoon of bad planning; 
  • 1 spoon of lack of political will; 
  • Spice it up with technical ignorance;
  • Mix it all up and let people's inertia do the rest. 
Here's the result:

Lisbon's Blood Vessels – A mapping experiment from Pedro Miguel Cruz on Vimeo.

Bon appetit. We should experience an heart attack at any minute now.