List of Physical Visualizations
and Related Artifacts

1973 – Mazamet Ville Morte


In 1973, the French town of Mazamet had a population that closely matched the nationwide number of motor vehicule deaths across the previous year. A TV reporter decided to show all inhabitants lying on the floor to symbolize these deaths.

Source: Marieaunet (2010) 1973 Mazamet ville morte.


Added by: Pierre Dragicevic, sent by: Charles Nepote. Category: Passive physical visualization  Tags: deaths, participatory, people, rearrangement, single-datum