Beautiful examples of cartographic information design are on display at Radical Cartography. Like the sample above, my favorite are the maps designed by Harold Fisk in 1944 for the Army Corps of Engineers, showing the historical traces of the Mississippi River.

Beautiful examples of cartographic information design are on display at Radical Cartography. Like the sample above, my favorite are the maps designed by Harold Fisk in 1944 for the Army Corps of Engineers, showing the historical traces of the Mississippi River.

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Emma McNally’s Fields, Charts, Soundings Cartographies

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Sketchy Cartography Brushes by StarRaven map icons | NOT OUR ART please click artwork for source | WRITING INSPIRATION for Dungeons & Dragons DND Pathfinder PFRPG Warhammer 40k Star Wars Shadowrun Call of Cthulhu and other d20 RPG fantasy science fiction scifi horror game design | CREATE YOUR OWN roleplaying game material w/ RPG Bard at www.rpgbard.com

Sketchy Cartography Brushes by StarRaven map icons | NOT OUR ART please click artwork for source | WRITING INSPIRATION for Dungeons & Dragons DND Pathfinder PFRPG Warhammer 40k Star Wars Shadowrun Call of Cthulhu and other d20 RPG fantasy science fiction scifi horror game design | CREATE YOUR OWN roleplaying game material w/ RPG Bard at www.rpgbard.com

String Map. This string map of the Underground tube lines is a representation of something so complex and confusing and even more so with its timetable. However, something so chaotic is expressed through something so simple as string.

String Map. This string map of the Underground tube lines is a representation of something so complex and confusing and even more so with its timetable. However, something so chaotic is expressed through something so simple as string.

This very attractive engraving by William Hole has a design that is based on the work of William Rogers for the smaller sized 1600 printing of Camden's Britannia. Neptune and Ceres flank the central roundel with a map of the British Isles

This very attractive engraving by William Hole has a design that is based on the work of William Rogers for the smaller sized 1600 printing of Camden's Britannia. Neptune and Ceres flank the central roundel with a map of the British Isles

Like the idea of using cartography/topography to create flow throughout tattoo or even to implement it into the base of the tattoo so there's not an abrupt ending to the sleeve.

Like the idea of using cartography/topography to create flow throughout tattoo or even to implement it into the base of the tattoo so there's not an abrupt ending to the sleeve.

Emma Johnson, Matrix    Emma Johnson's work deals with issues of deconstruction and transformation, the recycling of materials, and the ambiguity of communication - as well as the obsessive repetitive actions used in the making of the work. Road maps are reconstructed into artworks which stand as a tangible and symbolic presence of the information contained within, but are virtually unreadable.

Emma Johnson, Matrix Emma Johnson's work deals with issues of deconstruction and transformation, the recycling of materials, and the ambiguity of communication - as well as the obsessive repetitive actions used in the making of the work. Road maps are reconstructed into artworks which stand as a tangible and symbolic presence of the information contained within, but are virtually unreadable.

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