Interactive web app for exploring a dataset of 3200 Instagram selfie photos shared in 5 global cities, and separate visualizations of these photos created with custom software. Together with Moritz Stefaner, Dominikus Baur, Daniel Goddemeyer, Jay Chow, Alise Tifentale, Mehrdad Yazdani and Nadav Hochman.
2015 Selfiecity London is the new edition of the project commissioned by Somerset House London for Big Bang Data exhibition. The edition adds London to the original five cities.
#Me. From Self-portrait to Selfie, National Museum of Photography, Norway, October 2, 2016 - March 12, 2017 (Selfiecity London).
Big Bang Data, Somerset House London, December 2, 2015 - February 28, 2016 (Selfiecity London).
The 2nd Annual Filmatic Festival, UC San Diego, La Jolla, April 30 - May 2, 2015.
Recognition and Awards
Selfiecity received the Golden Award in the Website category of the Kantar Information is Beautiful 2014 Awards competition (November 12, 2014).
Selfiecity is among 15 Data Visualizations That Will Blow Your Mind, 2015 Awards
Selfiecity is one of the Best Projects in Data Visualization of 2014 according to a list by the Social Technologies Hothouse (December 26, 2014).
The project appears on the list of top 100 Interactive visualizations of 2014: Projects that made this year one of the most inspiring in the data viz field by Visualoop (December 26, 2014).
The project website is featured in Best of 2014: The Year in Selfies on The Creators Project (December 26, 2014).
Selfiecity is among The Best Data Visualizations Of 2014 by Gizmodo (December 24, 2014).
Selfiecity is one of The Best Data Visualization Projects of 2014 according to Dr. Nathan Yau at Flowing Data (December 19, 2014).