map as art


Maps and Cartography

Map as Art

Map as Art

There are many amazing examples of artists who turn to cartography and geography for inspiration. Whether through the lens of a camera, paint, or sculpture, these artists have turned to creative ways to express themselves through maps. World Map as Seen Through a Drop of Water Markus Reugels is a […]

Maps and Cartography

Charlie's Angels, 2009 Maps, book pages, Folger's coffee, ink, on wood panel

Map Collages

Artist Matthew Cusick turns bits and pieces of old maps into amazing art with his map collages.  The maps are intricately pieced together into works of art.  The end result is amazing with collages that capture incredible detail and, from afar, look like paintings.  Cusick uses no color aside from […]