Paid PostPosted on Sep 6, 201311 Awesome Ways Data Has Been Turned Into ArtWho knew number crunching could be so cool? See more original art happenings at Make Our Mark, a collaborative art project made possible by Levi's®.by Levi's®Brand PublisherFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink 1. "SolarBeat" Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF WhiteVinyl / Via whitevinyldesign.com WhiteVinyl designed an audiolization that creates music based on the orbiting planets. 2. "Drawing Water" David Wicks / Via sansumbrella.com David Wicks' "Drawing Water" is a constructed landscape visualizing where water falls and where it is consumed in the United States. 3. "Naked Espresso" Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Via vimeo.com Breville collected data from brewing espresso to illustrate the construct of each individual shot. View this video on Vimeo 4. "Hope Vs. Crisis" Jer Thorp / Via Flickr: blprnt Jer Thorp created a a visualization of the frequency of the words 'hope' and 'crisis' in the New York Times, between 1981 and 2009. 5. "Windswept" Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Charles Sowers / Via vimeo.com Charles Sowers attached 612 freely rotating directional arrows to illustrate wind patterns. View this video on Vimeo 6. "13689 Digits Of Pi" Martin Krzywinski / Via fineartamerica.com Martin Krzywinski assigned a color to the numbers one through nine and ordered the first 13,689 digits of Pi into a giant wheel based on these smaller colored circles. 7. "Flight Patterns" Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Aaron Koblin / Via youtube.com Aaron Koblin beautifully illustrated flight traffic patterns and density across the United States over 24 hours. View this video on YouTube 8. "STYN" Sam van Doorn / Via samvandoorn.net Sam van Doorn recorded ball movements from deconstructed pinball machines. 9. "Carnabotnet Geovideo" Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Via commons.wikimedia.org This animated map illustrates the relative average utilization over 24 hours of IPv4 addresses across the world. 10. "Tyne" Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF ~Flow by Studio NAND and Moritz Stefaner / Via flowmill.org ~Flow is a floating building on the River Tyne that generates its own power using a tidal waterwheel. With the help of Moritz Stefaner, five sensors were attached to ~Flow to collect different levels in the water. These levels were then visualized in a project titled "Tyne." 11. "A Map Of The Geographical Structure Of Wikipedia Links" Olivier H. Beauchesne / Via olihb.com Olivier H. Beauchesne mapped out geocoded Wikipedia pages that connect to other geocoded pages.