Some fascinating ideas from BLDGBLOG in excerpt form a little while ago, which relate to ideas of ecodrama:
1)Â Performance PhysicsÂ
It was, we might say, not performance art butÂ performance physics: an immersive, urban-scale demonstration of quantum dislocation… constantly out of self-synch in a single setting… the skies of San Francisco temporarily modeling an inter-dimensional event.
2)Â Sky Forensics
…the passage of the Blue Angels had been setting off car alarms all over the city… the locations of the car alarms always coincided with the physical passage of the airplanes… you could actually reconstruct the aerial trajectories of the planes through entirely indirect means.
In twenty years’ time, then, forensic historians could reconstruct the skies of Fleet Week 2011 using nothing but data from parked cars.
3)Â Literary Climatology
…we briefly got onto the subject of skywriting…Â The idea ofÂ blogging in the skyÂ through the medium of artificial weatherâ€”chemically produced, aerodynamic clouds draping the city in a haze of literary climatology…
Of course, it’s worth the whole post….