34 North, 118 West is a a historic fiction set in downtown LA. Depending on the GPS positioning of the walker, a different part of the story is informs the participator of the historic past of downtown LA. A portable computer shows the location of the participator on a map, while the the audio content is delivered thought the headphones.
Find out more:
Read about the project 34 North, 118 West.
Watch a video of the project 34 North, 118 West.
More about the artist collective 34 North, 118 West (authors of the project) and their other locative projects..
The only thing I have seen about this project is the video that is on their website… but it is difficult to tell what the experience of the GPS narrative was like or to judge whether this project is more a locative fictional narrative or a locative documentary narrative.
Anybody that knows more… please do comment!
This entry was posted on Monday, March 24th, 2003