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Works antidisciplinarily, is a speculative and a computational designer.
He currently lives in Ravensburg / Stuttgart.

Roads to Rome

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Credits

Concept/Idea Benedikt Groß and Philipp Schmitt
Programming/GIS Benedikt Groß, Philipp Schmitt and Raphael Reimann
Documentation/Text Philipp Schmitt and Raphael Reimann
Routing Engine GraphHopper
Geospatial Analysis turf.js
Interactive Maps leaflet.js, mapbox GL JS and tippecanoe
Backend/Tooling node.js and mongoDB

“Roads to Rome” is a data viz project exploring one of the biggest unsolved quests of mobility: Do all roads really lead to Rome?

The project page comes with detailed informations, interactive maps, an “explore” app, media downloads … and can be found under: roadstorome.moovellab.com

Outcome


120cm × 80cm, lambda print / interactive web map


120cm × 80cm, lambda print / interactive web map


120cm × 80cm, lambda print / interactive web map


120cm × 80cm, lambda print / interactive web map


80cm × 120cm, lambda print


120cm × 80cm, lambda print


Screenshot of Explore Web App


Berlin, Urban Mobility Fingerprint and Street DNA graphs


San Francisco, Urban Mobility Fingerprint and Street DNA graphs


Tokyo, Urban Mobility Fingerprint and Street DNA graphs