Category Archives: Models

Bounded by a Box

A cut edge or a bounding box around a relief map creates cross-sectional profiles through the topography. The edges give additional reference points in visualising the lie of the land and for comparing relative distance, elevation and gradient. Sources and … Continue reading

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Dioramas – the edge of the world, the end of the world and the time before

Before After The beginning of the world A world in a world The edge of the world

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Prefab Roof

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Aerial Viewing

When a photograph becomes a map, when a map becomes a model. Sources: annotated photograph, aerial map, artist map, model landscape.

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A Model Village Slideshow

Longmoor Urban Training Complex, Hampshire Himley Hall, West Midlands Xe Services LLC, (formerly Blackwater), North Carolina Copehill Down, F.I.B.U.A. Training Facility, Wiltshire Sennybridge Training Area, Mynydd Epynt

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Scenic City

The proliferation of mobile phone base station equipment in cities and in the open landscape has given rise to a new form of scenic art dedicated to reducing visual impact by disguise. Planning guidance on the siting and design of … Continue reading

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Map Room – Ponderosa

One in a series of video installations I am working on that show the animated drawing of landscape maps featured in popular works of fiction. This was shown in the exhibition, Chipka at Netwerk, Aalst Belgium earlier this year. It … Continue reading

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