Thursday, November 14, 2019

Air Sampling Cosmopolite

He's at it again. And unfortunately, his Pollution Pods are still relevant.

British artist Michael Plinksy partnered with a fab-lab and an air doctor to re-create hyperlocal atmospheres from around the world:

 “I want people to engage with the issue of pollution viscerally"

Well it worked. The New Delhi pod is unbearable.

image source: Lauren Crothers, photographing Hong Kong protesters, 2019

Nov 2019, BBC News

Apr 2018, Architectural Digest

Conceived by artist Michael Plinksy

Built by London-based design startup Build with Hubs

Atmospheric Engineering by Danish air quality tech firm Airlabs

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