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FC 15:36:46:000 time-lapse

FC 15:36:46.000 time-lapse is a copper engraving based on one millisecond of stock data from May 6th, 2010 – also known as the “Flash Crash”. A total of 379 trades were executed within a single millisecond. This work uses the data from this brief moment, applying it to a human scale. The lines map a distance and direction a person would need to to walk from the New York exchanges BATS, PACF and Nasdaq to exchanges in Chicago, Philadelphia, Boston, and others across the United States.

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