MTA.ME—Turning the NYC Subway System Into an Interactive String Instrument

Juxtapoz // Wednesday, February 02, 2011
This is the daily wow. We found out about MTA.me today, and on the site, Conductor turns the New York subway system into an interactive string instrument. Using the MTA’s actual subway schedule, the piece begins in realtime by spawning trains which departed in the last minute, then continues accelerating through a 24 hour loop. Watch after the jump . . .

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