In 1972, designer Massimo Vignelli created a new map of the Washington D.C. Metropolitan Area Transit Authority. Here is a nice little animated video of that map made by Alexander Chen.
Posts from the ‘Culture & Arts’ Category
Brian Eno is a record producer god, having worked closely with bands such as U2, Coldplay, The Talking Heads, Genesis, David Bowie and so much more. More recently he has tried to compose some of his own music and this great little documentary shows his partnership with David Byrne on that project together.
The online magazine takepart has taken a stab at what models in famous paintings might look like today if they were to appear as models in modern magazines. Somewhat disturbing, yes.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art has released 400,000 high-res images of paintings from it’s collection online that can be accessed for free. Everything from ancient art up until the present day is available in addition to online resources, discussions and more about each work of art. Pretty impressive.