RSA Horrizon Scanning - Data Spray - Dataspray imagines a future in which the territory of the city is not only marked physically with paint, but electronically. Dataspray aerosol cans effective spray electronic information onto physical locations. A new form of cartographic process takes route, shaped not by glossy media propaganda, but by individual voices,
‘Clusters of Dissent’ are seen to emerge, principally surrounding the trading districts of the city. Home made electronic nodes act to store and broadcast the sprayed content within a localised space.
Mobile handsets and PDA’s of the unsuspecting public are spammed with written messages and links to websites. These events serve to illustrate the layers of communication, which fluctuate between the physical, and the digital world.