Recycled Maps: Cool US Road Atlas Wall Collage

Recycled Maps: Cool US Road Atlas Wall Collage

Sep 22, 2008

Ever wondered what to do with an old road atlas? We think we have an idea. This unique wall art greeted us when we walked into Trusty's in Southeast DC...

We've talked about Maps becoming makeshift wallpaper before, but this is a whole new approach. This particular piece of wall art is composed of various old US road maps cobbled together to create a funky decoupage masterpiece. We were impressed when we thought the artist had just taken apart the map and pieced it together like a large jigsaw puzzle – We were blown away when we realized that they had altered the states into different shapes and put them the wrong locations.

The overall effect was totally trippy and very cool.

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