Kitchen Budapest explores local news coverage in Hungary with sound and a bubbling map.
Ebullition visualises and sonificates data pulled from one of the biggest news sites of Hungary, origo.hu. In the 30 fps animation, each frame represents a single day, each second covers a month, starting from December 1998 until October 2010.
Whenever a Hungarian city or village is mentioned in any domestic news on origo.hu website, it is translated into a force that dynamically distorts the map of Hungary. The sound follows the visual outcome, creating a generative ever changing drone.
Next step: show the news causing those bubbles.
[Submap | Thanks, Attila]
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Hey, we actually have a beta-version of an html5 animation where you can actually see an click on the specific news articles.
(sorry, rather unpolished)
Amazing amazing…will share with art students and many more!