Today’s visual appetizers are selections of artist Vincent Michéa's work. Michéa has lived and worked in Dakar, Senegal for the past 28 years and says the city continues to inspire him. 'Dakar has one of the most beautiful qualities of light in Africa.'
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