U-Fields app is a mobile-book registering an epic journey into the atomic and cosmic regions of the former Soviet Union. From Chernobyl to Baikonur and points between and beyond. This is a record of such workshop, told through field recordings, sketches, samples, photography and fragments of thought, conversations and ideas.
Expedition held by Unknown Fields, a nomadic studio exploring forgotten landscapes, alien terrains and obsolete ecologies, with collaborators from the worlds of technology, science and fiction. Workshop framed into the Visiting School of AA School of Architecture.
Section 1: Chernobyl Exclusion Zone to Baikonur Cosmodrome
11–22 July 2011
Programme Directors: Liam Young and Kate Davies.
Blogging updates: Super Collider
Embedded writer: Will Wiles
In collaboration with Volume Magazine, Phillips Design Probes, British Council and Storefront for Art and Architecture.
The mobile-book app includes images, text and updates regarding the Workshop
-About: Description of the Workshop and participants background.
-Atomic + Cosmic: Galleries with images from the Workshops.
-Supercollider: Contents updated by Workshop official bloggers.
-Will Wiles: Contents from the Workshop resident writer.
-Nomadic Pics: Graphic content related to Nomadic Studio: Unknown Fields
-Message: You can send us a message!
-TweetField: Social Network activity by Unknown Fields Nomadic Studio
You can follow more updates on twitter at @unknownfields + @super_collider
U-Fields is the first issue of the mobile-book series, into dpr-barcelona project "Architecture in your Hand"