The Oxton Art Fair 2012 - The 9th annual Oxton Art Fair is a wonderful showcase of art, craft and design from local artists within four of galleries of the Williamson Art Gallery in Birkenhead.

The Oxton Art Fair 2012 - The 9th annual Oxton Art Fair is a wonderful showcase of art, craft and design from local artists within four of galleries of the Williamson Art Gallery in Birkenhead.

New York conceptual artist Nobutaka Aozaki is exploring the act of asking for directions in his ongoing art piece, Here to There, by gathering a collection of impromptu hand-drawn maps he obtains from complete strangers.

New York conceptual artist Nobutaka Aozaki is exploring the act of asking for directions in his ongoing art piece, Here to There, by gathering a collection of impromptu hand-drawn maps he obtains from complete strangers.

Textile/quilt work 'Urban fragments' by Eszter Bornemisza (2011) for Voices quilt art exhibition at the Devon Guild of Craftsmen jan-Feb 2012.

Textile/quilt work 'Urban fragments' by Eszter Bornemisza (2011) for Voices quilt art exhibition at the Devon Guild of Craftsmen jan-Feb 2012.

A city map art quilt by Silvia Muzzarelli which I liek the look of. it links to my theme of navigation

A city map art quilt by Silvia Muzzarelli which I liek the look of. it links to my theme of navigation

I think this is a good mix of textiles and cartography, and makes a really interesting display. Each small circle represents a whole city or town, its a different way or representing a place and a new way of interpreting a map. No matter how small the map used was with the added name of the place it was really clear to know where the little circle represented.

I think this is a good mix of textiles and cartography, and makes a really interesting display. Each small circle represents a whole city or town, its a different way or representing a place and a new way of interpreting a map. No matter how small the map used was with the added name of the place it was really clear to know where the little circle represented.


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A Map of the Open Country of a Woman's Heart.  The original lithograph was produced by D.W. Kellogg & Co., sometime between 1833 and 1842 in Hartford, Connecticut.

A Map of the Open Country of a Woman's Heart. The original lithograph was produced by D.W. Kellogg & Co., sometime between 1833 and 1842 in Hartford, Connecticut.

Artist Nobutaka Aozaki. #Manhattan #NewYork #art #installation

Artist Nobutaka Aozaki. #Manhattan #NewYork #art #installation

Elena Damiani (Lima 1979) is an artist based in London, concerned with “the conceptual significance of archives and the persistency with memory in a society fearful of forgetting”.

The Victory Atlas: Collages by Elena Damiani

Elena Damiani (Lima 1979) is an artist based in London, concerned with “the conceptual significance of archives and the persistency with memory in a society fearful of forgetting”.

Map of Midtown Manhattan (1890) | unknown

A Collection of Very Strange Maps

Elena Damiani (Lima 1979) is an artist based in London, concerned with “the conceptual significance of archives and the persistency with memory in a society fearful of forgetting”.

The Victory Atlas: Collages by Elena Damiani

Elena Damiani (Lima 1979) is an artist based in London, concerned with “the conceptual significance of archives and the persistency with memory in a society fearful of forgetting”.

moonjunk: “ USGS Astrogeology Science Center map showing the geological composition of the lunar surface. Not made by Jackson Pollock. ”

moonjunk: “ USGS Astrogeology Science Center map showing the geological composition of the lunar surface. Not made by Jackson Pollock. ”

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