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Embodied Information: Temperature quilt drop-in workshop

Temperature blankets are both craft and data visualization. In this session, come learn more about "hand-crafted data" what Giorgia Lupi calls data humanism and Kelly Dobson calls data visceralizationwhile stitching and contributing to a collective temperature data visualization project. All materials will be provided, and sewing techniques will be taught as needed at the event.

Participants are welcome to stay for the whole two hours or to drop in anytime during the session and sew for as long as they like. RSVP is required for this event.

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November 10, 2023, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Research Data & Digital Scholarship Exchange, First floor, Van Pelt-Dietrich Library Center
Open to Penn Students, Faculty, and Staff
close-up image of a quilt with sewn patterns and various colors