what’s this ^ ?

The image in the header is a section from Paula Sher’s The World (1998), as printed in You are Here: Personal Geographies and other Maps of the Imagination, by Katherine Harmon. She writes:

“In her 2002 book, Make it Bigger, graphic designer Paula Scher explains that she began painting small opinionated maps in the 1990s. Over time they grew larger and more obsessive. In the late nineties and now the map paintings serve as an antidote to laborious corporate design projects frustrated by indecisive communities.”


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