Alexei Vassiliev - From the series Dis-Appearances and Troubled Moments
Every street in the United States.
All Streets consists of 240 million individual road segments. No other features — no outlines, cities, or types of terrain — are marked, yet canyons and mountains emerge as the roads course around them, and sparser webs of road mark less populated areas.
George Nelson’s How to Kill People: A Problem of Design raises questions about design intent in this week’s Design and Violence blog post.
[George Nelson (American, 1908-1986). Medieval illustration used in the CBS/Camera Three short film How to Kill People: A Problem of Design. 1960. Image courtesy of the George Nelson Foundation/Vitra Design Museum Archives]
Samuel J Stewart