Auto Capital

Sonification of live stocks price and the air quality indexes in the cities where the stocks are traded.

Global market is one of the peak creations of capitalism. From New York to Tokyo, then Shanghai, Hong Kong and London. Trading never ends in a day. Many people see this never-stop flow of money, or more exactly, numbers, as the most successful symbol of the globalization of this century.

The AQI (Air Quality Index) data seems to be completely irrelevant to the stocks data. But there was a subtle relation in history, between instrualization, which makes the today global stock market possible, and the environmental issue. It has been well elaborated how developed regions should be responsible for the pollution they make in history, and how the whole global capital system is fueled by burning tons of unnecessary energy.

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