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June 26, 2015

9/11 Memorial Museum Wins at Cannes

Local Projects took home the Gold for Creative Data at this year’s Cannes Lions International Festival for Creativity, a new category for the festival.

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May 29, 2015

One World Observatory on Fast Company

Check out Fast Company Design’s write up of our latest project, City Pulse, a virtual tour for the observatory atop One World Trade Center.

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December 12, 2014

The 5 Coolest Things About The Revamped Smithsonian Design Museum

Fast Company talks to Jake about the new Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum.

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July 3, 2014

Inside the Tech of the 9/11 Memorial Museum

David Pogue of Yahoo New talks to Jake about the technology behind the 9/11 Museum.

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June 3, 2014

Jake interviewed for On the Media

Join On the Media for a look at the unique space between history and current events occupied by the 9/11 Memorial Museum. Producer Meara Sharma talks to Jake Barton about the ideology behind the varying degrees of visitor experience possible within the realm of the museum.

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May 15, 2014

Timescape featured in FastCo

Fast Company’s interview with Jake on Timescape illustrates using “Algorithms To Visualize How 9/11 Still Shapes The World”

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Gizmodo – Algorithms the “Heart” of 9/11 Museum

Gizmodo interviews Jake about Timescape and how the algorithm can create “narrative future-proofing” for the museum.

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May 14, 2014

New York Times Interactive Article – “A New Story Told at Ground Zero”

In this New York Time’s interactive piece, Jake explains what to expect upon entering the museum and experiencing “We Remember”.

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Local Projects is in the spotlight as Wired takes a look at “The Near-Impossible Challenge of Designing the 9/11 Museum”

In their comprehensive overview, Wired highlights some of the difficulties and decisions associated with the design and execution of this monumental project. Be sure to check out the included video, “What Remains- 9/11 Museum”, which features commentary on the project from Jake.

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“We Remember” on ABC News

Local Projects’ exhibit at the 9/11 Museum, “We Remember”, was featured on ABC News this morning.

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