Since 2003, Tactical Tech’s mission has been to advance the skills, tools, and techniques of rights advocates, empowering them to use information and communications to help marginalized communities understand and effect progressive social, environmental, and political change.
Patricio is an artist and engineer who uses code and light to turn data into stunning landscapes. His landscapes address the problem of scale and the development of technology to perceive beyond the world in front of us. This technology helps us to see where our eyes are otherwise blind, pushing our cognitive limits.
Charlie works with satellite imagery at Mapbox, on projects like cloud removal and artifact reduction. Recently, he’s been trying to think about large ranges of scale: for example, how local senses of place relate to global contexts.