Martina Geiger‑Gerlach

Die Verbindungslinie zwischen der Stadt Ulm und der Wissenschaftsstadt Ulm

Die Verbindungslinie zwischen der Stadt Ulm und der Wissenschaftsstadt Ulm |
The connecting line between the city of Ulm and the science city of Ulm

The following task is formulated in the call for tenders for an ideas competition: "The link between the city of Ulm and the city of science Ulm must be discovered and pointed out". The submitted concept proposes to record the line according to the 3644,1 m crow flies as direct as possible, depending on the ground with chalk or chalk spray, through houses, over walls and fences, across temporarily blocked roads and railways, ... . This drawing will then be photographed in 1-meter sections and published on a scale of 1:20 under the title: "The connecting line between the city of Ulm and the city of science Ulm" as a 1225-page book. The first 39 meters of the line are realized for the submission, the concept wins the 1st prize, the entire connecting line has not yet been commissioned.

Book concept (model)
Paper stack A5, 1225 sheets | marked map | Sample A5)
2007

Map section © Falk Verlag Ostfildern
With kind approval

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Die Verbindungslinie zwischen der Stadt Ulm und der Wissenschaftsstadt Ulm