Bio Mapping

Christian Nold giving talk at Siena Design Project


Lectures and presentations are an opportunity to talk more widely and theoretically about the Bio Mapping project and its wider meaning for artistic/design research. Previous topics have included the chasm between practice/theory, physical computing, new media histories, the history of political representation, cultural activism.


Kingston University, London Dec 2005
Digital Cultures, Nottingham Dec 2005
Saint Martins, UCL, London Oct 2005
PLAN, Nottingham University, Uk Oct 2005
Node.L, Tate Modern, London Aug 2005
Ittaca, Istanbul, Turkey Jul 2005
Pavilion, Huddersfield, UK Mar 2005
Ittaca, Lampedusa, Italy Feb 2005
Westminster University, London Nov 2004
Art & Communication, Riga Sep 2004
Trans Cultural Mapping, Helsinki Aug 2004
Siena Design Project, Italy Jul 2004
Royal College of Art, London Jun 2004
NotCon 04 Conference, London Jun 2004
Futuresonic 04, Manchester, UK

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Last Updated 22.08.07


Hello I need to get feedback from people about what they think about the Bio Mapping project. Please help by filling out this online form. Thanks so much !!!


I am in Tokyo speaking and running a Bio Mapping workshop at the Dislocate 07 conference. Come and join us if you are around.


Link to all the press coveage

The San Francisco Emotion Map is complete. At the end of July I will be Bio Mapping in Tokyo. Until then I am working on my book and setting up a project in Stockport and Stoke Newington. Please see my main site for more info.


There is a new interview about the Bio Mapping project.


Bio Mapping has won the SciArt R&D award which will give me time to write a book about the project and commission some critical / historical essays around the project. If you are intersted in writing one get in touch!

Live interview on WAMU US public radio.


New articles about Bio Mapping on the Discovery Channel the New Scientist and on Slashdot in the German Telepolis, Italian MondoGIS , French Liberation and Techno Science as well as British Council magazine


A high quality MPEG4 video of the Greenwich Emotion Map is available for download


I was interviewed on BBC World Service and NewsTalk106. See Tom Hagler's walk in Covent Garden.
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The Observer carries an article on Bio Mapping. Click on the links to view David Smith's walks in rural Bibury as well as 'Murder Mile' in Hackney.
(requires Google Earth)