June 26, 2012 § Leave a comment
Would you imagine Alice taking the subway to wander around Wonderland? Perhaps not, but this transit map identifies the key locations of Lewis Carroll’s inspiration.
Well, if you don’t know where you want to get to, it doesn’t matter which way you go as the Cat would say…
- The drugs of Alice in Wonderland
- The strings of the NYC subway
- Strings of words
- The dark side of a fairy tale
April 2, 2012 § Leave a comment
What appears as abstract shapes and colors at first sight, it could actually be an artist’s point of view of a city, let’ s say. That’s the case of Chinese artist Lu Xinjian, who based on aerial views from Google Earth, creates his own maps of major cities across the world in his series entitled City DNA.
See if you can recognize your city:
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July 7, 2011 § Leave a comment
All French people are arrogant, Greeks are lazy, Americans fat and all the people from the Middle East are bad. Our world is full of clichés, perhaps because it is our way to identify our self and differentiate it from the others. See some of them in The World Map of Useless Stereotypes created by Christoph Niemann.
via Laughing Squid
May 5, 2011 § 1 Comment