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Weekend Recommendations

You Need to Check Out 'Three Billboards' and More This Weekend

Find your favorite new animations with Cartoon Hangover, meet 'Thelma,' and check out the newest 'No Vacancy' popup art show.
VICE Staff
11.10.17
50 states of art

187 Photos Map a Photographer's Love for Louisville

It took three years and a whole lot of walking for artist Michael Winters to rediscover his hometown.
Sean Neumann
6.3.17
50 states of art

187 Photos Map a Photographer's Love for Louisville

It took three years and a whole lot of walking for artist Michael Winters to rediscover his hometown.
Sean Neumann
6.3.17
thump news

Visualize the Scale of a US-Mexico Border Wall with Help from DJ /rupture

Jace Clayton scored Josh Begley's short film using 200,000 satellite images downloaded from Google Maps.
THUMP Canada Staff
1.27.17
Photo

Photos Taken from Space to Make You Realize Just How Tiny We Are

We spoke to the brand strategy consultant-turned-artist behind a new book of stunning photos of the earth, taken from space.
Benjamin Grant; Words: Tshepo Mokoena
9.3.16
Art

These Are the Hidden Buildings You Won't See in Amsterdam

Our architecture writer, Mark Minkjan, was sick in bed for a day and decided to search for hidden buildings and stories in Google Earth.
Mark Minkjan
8.2.16
Design

Explore A Van Gogh-Styled Google Map

This interactive visualization uses textures taken from actual van Gogh paintings to imagine a more artful globe.
Zach Sokol
5.14.16
maps

Explore a Map of Hamburg’s Miniatur Wunderland in Street View

Google Maps Blog thinks tiny in Deutschland.
TCP Staff
1.14.16
Design

A Tour of the Most Depressingly-Named Places in the World

Instagram account @sadtopographies takes a snapshot of the places with the saddest names on Earth.
Leander Roet
10.9.15
Design

Cats Now Have Their Own Google Maps

Cartography? More like cat-ography (the audience dies laughing).
Nathaniel Ainley
9.4.15
Behind The Scenes

Google Maps Went Mountain Climbing So You Don’t Have To

Climb “The Nose” of Yosemite Park from the comfort of your desk chair.
Annie Armstrong
6.24.15
Art

See Germany's Most-Monitored Areas in Collaged Surveillance Snapshots

An abstract portrait of Germany's surveillance system emerges in artist Florian Freier's 'Cached Landscapes.'
Sami Emory
6.2.15
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