New Portraits Drawn on Maps by Ed Fairburn

Elaborate New Portraits Drawn on Vintage Maps by Ed Fairburn

Bristol Envelope, A small portrait, produced in ink on an original street map of Bristol (UK) – this was later cut and folded to form an envelope, combining the current map works produced by Fairburn and a previous project—postal art. - Ed Fairburn

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Map Portraits by Ed Fairburn

Mapped Face // Ed Fairburn on Graphic Mixed Media. Ed Fairburn has recently produced new works that live in a magical place between sculpture and drawings.

Ed Fairburn 02-10-13 Looks like the inside of a tree, journey of life representation?

Cardiff artist Ed Fairburn launches maps as portraits exhibition

New work today from Ed Fairburn (previously) who draws ink and graphite portraits on vintage maps and now celestial star charts. A few of his works are now available as fine art prints over at Not on the High Street.

Anthology Magazine | Artwork | Map Portraits by Ed Fairburn

‘Norwich’, ink on an original map of Norwich – the third addition to the Quarter Scale Series. by Ed Fairburn *** Road maps overlayed would be a sweet idea!

World War I Map Portraits by Ed Fairburn

World War I Map Portraits by Ed Fairburn

Ed Fairburn: Ink on a reproduced military map of the Western Front; a continuation of map-based portraiture.

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WHY: I like the way the top one uses the lines of the map to create tone and how the others use circles to add interesting tone. This is similar to my chosen artist Akumu Kurai.

Elaborate New Portraits Drawn on Vintage Maps by Ed Fairburn

Elaborate New Portraits Drawn on Vintage Maps by Ed Fairburn

Stunning Ink and Pencil Portraits on Maps - My Modern Metropolis Artist, Ed Fairburn

Stunning Ink and Pencil Portraits on Maps

Ink on a Miles Around’ map of Bournemouth — Portraits Drawn on Maps series by Ed Fairburn

Ed Fairburn’s Map Art Portraits

Ed Fairburn's Map Art Portraits

paxmachina: “ Portraits Drawn on Maps by Ed Fairburn Photo: Ink on a 1973 road map of Germany Photo Ink on a street map of Cambridge Artist Ed Fairburn utilizes the chaotic patchwork of roads,.

New Cut and Contoured Map Portrait by Ed Fairburn

New Cut and Contoured Map Portrait by Ed Fairburn

The New Geography by Ed Fairburn. This is a odd one. the hair shows me texture, while the eyes show me geographical softness.

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Les Nouveaux Portraits de Cartes géographiques de Ed Fairburn (3)

Les Nouveaux Portraits de Cartes géographiques de Ed Fairburn

Series of beautiful portraits drawn directly onto maps by Ed Fairburn.

Ed Fairburn, "Western Front III," pen and ink http://www.mikewrightgallery.com/ed-fairburn.html

WHO: Ed Fairburn WHAT: Western Front III WHY: I like the quite blocky but detailed shade and the use of colour in the map.

Maps illustrations by Ed Fairburn -- stunning. Maybe I need a Maps pin board.

New maps illustrations by Ed Fairburn

Incredible New Portraits Carved from Old Military Maps - Stafford Lane by Ed Fairburn via My Modern Metropolis

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