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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, Maps Design, Design Ios, A Level Art, Vintage Maps, Arte Pop, Art Graphique, Art Plastique, Art Inspo

New Cut and Contoured Map Portrait by Ed Fairburn

Artist Ed Fairburn continues to push his creative limits with these new map portraits. In the piece shown above, a Bristol street map has been carefully

Shannon Rankin's Maps are good inspiration for collage, sewing on paper, and the study of shapes. Maps also bring up ideas of memory, travel, history/geography etc. Map Projects, Body Map, A Level Art, Gcse Art, Map Design, Heart Art, Art Plastique, Map Art, Art Sketchbook


i am obsessed with maps. by the sixth grade, i could name and identify every country in asia, europe, and south america, and central america. my favorite county was norway because it was shaped like a sperm. so, imagine my...

Know your town (like the back of your hand) by johnefrench, I like the simple black and white line drawing, and the quirky shape of the map makes it a strong but effective piece which has been ordinarily created Art Carte, Stoff Design, Drawn Art, Collage Vintage, Vintage Maps, A Level Art, Identity Art, Hand Art, Teaching Art

Know your town (like the back of your hand)

Flickr is almost certainly the best online photo management and sharing application in the world. Show off your favorite photos and videos to the world, securely and privately show content to your friends and family, or blog the photos and videos you take with a cameraphone.

View Ed Fairburn’s Artwork on Saatchi Art. Find art for sale at great prices from artists including Paintings, Photography, Sculpture, and Prints by Top Emerging Artists like Ed Fairburn. Ed Fairburn, Art And Illustration, Map Illustrations, Portrait Au Crayon, Pencil Portrait, Art Et Design, Design Design, Art Du Monde, A Level Art


Ed Fairburn takes good maps and makes them great. His stunning portraits left us in awe. Enjoy a short assortment below and plenty more here.

Agnieszka Lepka is a young Polish photographer who gave life to the project Human vs Nature, where nature and man are compared. Man Vs Nature, Human Nature, Storyboard, Selfies, Illustrations, Vintage Design, Photos, Pictures, Human Body

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Elaborate New Portraits Drawn on Vintage Maps by Ed Fairburn

Using a wide variety of canvases including railroad blueprints, star charts, geological and street maps, Welsh artist Ed Fairburn (previously here and here) uses additive and subtractive techniques to create portraits that seem pefectly integrated with the topography of streets, mountains and rivers

goetia: “ Gunther von Hagens, acid-corrosion cast of the arteries of the adult human hand and forearm ” Orca Tattoo, Hamsa Tattoo, Gunther Von Hagens, Gcse Art, Art Plastique, Science And Nature, Science Art, Artsy Fartsy, Art Photography

Plastination - Arteries in the Human Hand

This is an image I have on my pinterest board. It originally comes from Gunther von Hagens(acid-corrosion cast of the arteries of the adult human hand). Students love this stuff, must be the gore! Nice to link this with Halloween! Von Hagens is famous for his techniques on plastination of human tissue. He has also appeared on British tv performing the first public autopsies in over 100 years.

Hand-Cut Roadmap Silhouettes - Nikki Rosato creates these enigmatic silhouettes by cutting out everything but the roads on old maps and trimming them into the shape of a person. Contemporary Portrait Artists, Contemporary Art, Art Carte, Body Map, Modern Metropolis, A Level Art, Old Maps, Custom Map, Arts Ed

Nikki Rosato - Ballista Magazine

Nikki Rosato is an incredibly talented graduate student studying the Fine Arts at Tufts University in Medford, Massachusetts. While Nikki has a diverse portfolio of work including etching, illustration, installation, and painting, she is best known for her work with an odd medium: discarded road maps.