(thx to Rob for pointing me to this site)!
Working under the pseudonym "alphadesigner" which (according to him) makes people usually think that his work is really important. Regardless... Yanko hits the nail right on its head when it comes to stereotypes.
You gotta love the European map as seen by different states/cultures. And if you really think that everybody in Austria eats Apfelkuchen for breakfast and Italy is infested by Godfathers... then you either watch too many movies or ...are American LOL.
Patriarch (original), 2006 Inlaid maps on panel
What an amazing find (once again thx to Nick Furness).
Matthew Cusick created these astounding paintings and collages using inlaid maps.
I love map art (does this word exist already?) - do you guys know more? Send it to me and I'll post it here, can't wait for maps to enter urban culture, maybe some map graffiti or street map painting on a sidewalk...?! 😉