"these are places where a vision of geometric perfection—a seemingly infinite grid, dividing equal plots of land for everyone, extending sea to shining sea—collides with the reality of a spherical planet and must undergo internal deviations.
Mysterious Detour While Driving? It Could Be Due to the Curvature of the Earth
Photographer Gerco de Ruijter's new project, Grid Corrections, explores the places where our highway system goes astray, thanks to the challenges of imposing a rectilinear grid onto the spherical surface of the planet. Read on.
What Happens When The Grid Meets The Curvature of The Earth?
Les croisements des routes américaines montrent la courbure terrestre