Updated 26.10.2023

22 November 2012

Cities' Blood Vessels

Cities are living organisms with their own arteries and blood vessels. But we have been ignoring their health by clogging those blond vessels as a result of bad recipes. How have we been doing so? Here's a recipe for an unhealthy city:

  • 1 cup full of cars;
  • 1 spoon of bad planning;
  • 1 spoon of lack of political will;
  • Spice it up with technical ignorance;
  • Mix it all up and let people's inertia do the rest.

Here's the result:

Lisbon's Blood Vessels – A mapping experiment from Pedro Miguel Cruz on Vimeo.

Bon appetit. We should experience an heart attack at any minute now.