Summer Intensive Dispatches: #platform2013

A platform implies both the tool as well as the message. Twitter, as a platform, is a space to shout, inquire, move, and capture our thoughts momentarily in a stream of narratives, conversations, observations, and critiques. Over two weeks, in and around New York City, the words arrived and departed, resulting in a shared stream on the #platform thread. Our tweets were then collected, curated, and projected as an installation on the windows of West 21st Street in Manhattan—words from the city are reflected back onto the streets.
A collaboratively produced publication by twenty-two SVA Design Writing and Research Summer Intensive participants, with Mimi Zeiger & Neil Donnelly. Jump in at #platform.

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