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Graphite drawings on matchbooks based on various Google Street View photographs, by artist Krista Charles.

Artist Krista Charles, who has been col­lect­ing vin­tage match­books ever since inher­it­ing a stash from her grandfather-in-law, draws intricate landscape illustrations on the inside cover of matchbooks. For each matchbook she tracks down the address of the business using Google Maps and makes a sketch of whatever is now shown at this location.

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Krista Charles // Graphite drawings on matchbooks based on Google Street View photographs

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