a plexiglass data sculpture which visualizes 100 years of forward (online) thought. the top 100 terms for the phrase "in the future" on Google News, Google Blog & Google Scholar were categorized using the Dewey Decimal system, sorted by year & mapped onto a grid. holes were drilled into sheets of plexiglass whose sizes correspond to their frequency. for example, "war" is the biggest hole in 1945.
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