An Atlas of Radical Cartography
by Lize Mogel; Alexis Bhagat
Publication Date: 2008-03-01
An Atlas of Radical Cartographymakes an important contribution to a growing cultural movement that traverses the boundaries between art, cartography, geography and activism. It pairs writers with artists, architects, designers and collectives to address the role of the map as political agent (rather than neutral document).
by Independent Curators International; Nato Thompson; Jeffrey Kastner (Contribution by); Trevor Paglen (Contribution by)
Publication Date: 2009-01-13
A photograph of a secret CIA prison. A map designed to help readers reach Mailbu's notoriously inaccessible 'public' beaches. Guidebooks to factories, prisons and power plants in New York. An artificial reef fabricated from 500 tons of industrial waste. These are some of more than 100 projects in this groundbreaking collection of visual research and mapmaking from the past decade.