Caretography

“Wars of nations are fought to change maps; wars on poverty are fought to map change…”

–Muhammad Ali

A Creative Politics Series

Every site needs eye candy, right? For CP that means cool cartograms, our own and others,’ enlivened by our highly elastic definition of what constitutes a map (including the 21st century version of Mad magazine back covers, collaborative art), colorful analysis of what they mean, and–unlike those who forget “a thousand words” can penetrate cracks in reality light and sound cannot reach–creative implications for policy…

Contribucion Mexicano
Our first collaborative art project, one we hope will help put us on the map, both virtual and southwestern. Help us help Mexico make a contribution to the wall they–and we–might actually enjoy, even if the builders won’t…

 

 

 

 

 

 

Our ultimate mapping project, Vespucci, a site whose goal is to map cyberspace, where everyone is a mapmaker, and anything can be a map. Been pursuing this one since before Baker was old enough to say “I want vespoochi”…