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  • Sebastien Herman joins SPIN Unit

    A shout-out for Sebastien Herman who joined SPIN Unit this summer as research assistant, working on the analysis of activity patterns in the great Toronto area. Sébastien, originally from the South of…

  • Interview on Culturplaza

    Culturplaza, a Spanish magazine that covers Valencia, Alicante and Castell, just published an interview with Jesús López Baeza of SPIN Unit (in Spanish). In the interview, Jesús shares our experience in the use…

  • Data Obscura panel debate

    SPIN Unit will take part in Data Obscura, the Signal Noise opening panel debate in London. Signal Noise, the data design studio forming part of The Economist Group, explores the relationship between…

  • Urban metamorphology in Finnish Architecture Review

    An article written by Damiano Cerone and Panu Lehtovuori on Urban metaMorphology appeared in the Finnish Architecture Review: Locations are no longer popular simply by being geographically central; they also need to be…

    Lõpetamata linn/City unfinished

    We released a research report for the Estonian Academy of Arts on the metamorphology of pre-fabricated housing districts in Tallinn: Social dynamics are not exclusively determined by the morphology of a placebut…

    Market Cafe Magazine

    SPIN Unit was featured through original map artworks and an extensive interview on Market Cafe Mag:  As individuals we collect emotions and experiences that are strongly related to time and space, shaping…

  • Interview: the effects of social networks on urban life

    We sat for an interview with ITMO University News on how social media and their users’ social networks have an effect on urban life, and how exploring these factors can enhance planners’ understanding…

  • Revealing the city through art and science: SPIN Unit on Deep Baltic

    A new interview on Deep Baltic where we talk about the way we look at city and how we developed the SPIN Unit model: We are interested in margins and alternative behaviours. What…

  • Baltigram on CityMetric

    An interview on CityMetric by Aliide Naylor featuring the Baltigram project: “What we try to do here is find the pictures in their spatial context. So we study the pictures in the city,…

  • Mapping the Baltic capitals through Instagram selfies

    The Baltigram SPIN Unit project being discussed on Deep Baltic, an online magazine on travel and culture articles relating to Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania. What can Instagram say about culture? An even better…