After San Francisco's new mayor announced imminent plans to "clean up" downtown with a new corporate "dot com corridor" and arts district--featuring the new headquarters of Twitter and Burning Man--curators Erick Lyle and Chris Johanson brought over 100 artists and activists together with …
Notes for a People's Atlas
Published by AREA Chicago
102p, color, 6"x8.5"
Notes on a People's Atlas is a compelling project summary of AREA Chicago's year-long autonomous mapping project. The gathering of how we chart our lives into physical space relfects the absorbtion of the political into the personal and vice versa, shaping an amorphous picture of a physical plane. Compelling and well-explained, "Notes" offers some amazing modes of mapping, Chicago-centric but extending itself worldwide. -EF