The Earthwalk

Institute History

  • 2010 Sundance Film Festival


Attention Google Earth junkies! Digital-media designers Thomas Gläser and Jens Franke invite you to surf the globe with your feet! Their installation, The Earthwalk, offers an intuitive way for the user to control Google Earth and navigate the Earth’s surface by stepping onto an interactive map projected on the floor. Fly around the world in one minute or descend upon the city of your choice and become immersed in your favorite tangle of streets. The Earthwalk lets you soar and explore the planet, one step at a time.

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