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Celestial Globe: Globe By Day, Constellations By Night

Celestial Globe: Globe By Day, Constellations By Night

German map of the Orient-Express passenger train (1883-1914).

German map of the Orient-Express passenger train (1883-1914).

futuremap v 3

futuremap v 3

Three Approaches to the U.S.: WW-II era tilted perspective maps from viewpoints above Berlin, Tokyo, and Caracas.

Three Approaches to the U.S.: WW-II era tilted perspective maps from viewpoints above Berlin, Tokyo, and Caracas.

Where people post geo-tagged photos to Flickr (red) from and geo-tagged tweets to Twitter from (blue), or both (white). By Eric Fischer.

Where people post geo-tagged photos to Flickr (red) from and geo-tagged tweets to Twitter from (blue), or both (white). By Eric Fischer.

Julia Lovett loves maps. So when the LivingSocial employee had to produce a vector image project for her digital art class at Georgetown last year, she studied grids of downtown DC; found the most visually appealing stretch of circles, green spaces, and symmetry; and drew inspiration from a watercolor artist she admires at Eastern Market. The result is this Adobe Illustrator rendering of downtown DC that she calls “Un-Tiled.”

Julia Lovett loves maps. So when the LivingSocial employee had to produce a vector image project for her digital art class at Georgetown last year, she studied grids of downtown DC; found the most visually appealing stretch of circles, green spaces, and symmetry; and drew inspiration from a watercolor artist she admires at Eastern Market. The result is this Adobe Illustrator rendering of downtown DC that she calls “Un-Tiled.”

Korea, from Strange Maps.

Korea, from Strange Maps.

Magyar map of the Balkans in 1897

Magyar map of the Balkans in 1897

Αργυρός Ουμβέρτος-Αυτοπροσωπογραφία, 1917

Αργυρός Ουμβέρτος-Αυτοπροσωπογραφία, 1917

Sometimes I fantasize about godzilla-sized kitties.

Sometimes I fantasize about godzilla-sized kitties.