Running the Numbers


Running the Numbers/An American Self-Portrait

I Just got forwarded this website which is a new series that looks at contemporary American culture through the austere lens of statistics. (chris jordan, Seattle, 2007)

This series will be exhibited at the Von Lintel Gallery in New York from June 14th to the end of July. Opening reception on June 14th. More info at

Click on the link.
(Zoomed in version)
Jet Trails, 2007
Depicts 11,000 jet trails, equal to the number of commercial flights in the US every eight hours.

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