edible geography

i am so obsessed with this thoughtful and relevant blog http://www.ediblegeography.com

edible geography shares cartographic projects focused on food.  i love works that challenge the language of maps, and using food as a focal point is such a clever way to re-define cartography.  food is a necessary part of human life, and so the way we interact with food defines our essential character make up.  it is only fitting that we should map out such an intrinsic aspect of our beings.  maps have the ability to demystify our consumption practices by visually charting the rituals, sources, storage, history, folklore, distribution, cost, etc. of our food.

check it out! now!


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