Artistic cartography: creative ways to peel the globe

On October 28, I gave a TEDx talk at TEDxUW 2017. A transcript and some slides from my prepared (as opposed to delivered) talk is below.

The experience was fantastic. The organizers did a great job putting on the event. I especially found the time we (us speakers) spent with the speaking coaches (Speaker Labs‘ Eric and Eli) very valuable.

And here’s a link to the video which was posted March 2018.

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Here is an informal visual account (the first of many?) of an ongoing long term project.

I’m pretty proud of this frog – I use it from time to time as a logo. The thing that appeals most is that it rewards the viewer for a closer look. Can you notice anything else about it?

Frog. 2015 42 × 30 cm. Woodcut printed from two blocks.

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