25 Artists Inspired by Maps

Agnes Denes

Location: New York

Agnes Denes began producing map projections, topographical drawings produced with graphic paper, watercolor, and ink in the 1960s. Critics suggest that her global portraits intended to make viewers consider the world and how it's been inhabited in a new light.

Above: Isometric Systems in Isotropic Space-Map Projections: Fragmentation, The Snail, 1979, Ink and metallic ink on graph paper and Mylar

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