Jonah B. Merris : graphic design & spatial thinking
Jared Sperli stashed this in education
The Challenge: Provide a reference map to accompany a report on the economic, transportation, and development issues afflicting the West Oakland neighborhood in Oakland, CA.
The Solution: Put West Oakland in geographic context - highlighting the freeways and public transportation system which divides the city into its unofficial neighborhoods. A map that imbues an unknown area with unmistakable nostalgia and warmth.
You mean: make it look like Middle Earth ;-) Moraga = Mordor....