Posts tagged "inspiration"

What can you do with geography?


These maps are beautiful and informative enough taken as a whole, but the details capture their personality and essence best.

If geography is prose, maps are iconography.
Lennart Meri

SVA iXd alumni Gene Lu sent me the link to this amazing globe, 20 feet in diameter, made up of over 10,000 OLED panels (10 times the resolution of ordinary LEDs). Sort of the modern-day equivalent of the Mapparium, but instead of walking through it, one walks around it.

Six maps

What can I post 45 minutes before class…?

Information is political… but its only political in the way you use it. If you use it ultimately as decoration, you’re missing some of the core meaning for our lives.
Neville Brody, BBC Newsnight
A thesis exploration by
Christopher Cannon for the
School of Visual Art's MFA
program in Interaction Design

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