(Pics) Emily Fischer's Tactile Quilted Maps
Architect Emily Fischer has created a series of quilts that map out cities and neighborhoods.
Architect Emily Fischer believes that her profession is essentially about designing information for others to build from – and in a way, identical to map-making. Exploring this notion outside of the usual bounds of creating buildings, Fischer has begun crafting a series of quilts that map out cities and neighborhoods. She's produced a map of Detroit, a handful of neighborhoods in Brooklyn and will create one of kind pieces that map locations special to the recipient.
Brooklyn Based explains: