Leif Scheuermann

Leif Scheuermann studied at the Universities of Stuttgart, Hamburg and the Max Weber Center for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies at the University of Erfurt. In 2010, he received his PhD with a work on the Roman religious topography of Agri decumates. Since 2014, he has been Lecturer and Research Assistant at the Institute of Ancient History and Classical Antiquities at the Karl-Franzens University of Graz and works on the image of the cities in antiquity, combining geo-informatics and historical geography.

Lived time and space.

Thoughts on the limits of a spatio-temporal visualization.

Leif Scheuermann | 12.06.2014

The Time Machine. When Frederic Kaplan presented his “Venice Time Machine” project at the TEDxCaFoscariU event1 in Venice in June 2013, he started with a Google satellite image showing the world, stressing that the dimension of space, represented in Google’s maps, is dependent on the time of production of the satellite images. His idea was [...]