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Cynthia Davis uses space, line, and the color of cartography

Geographical maps describe space — its qualities, boundaries, hierarchies, ownership, and ways of traversing it.
Mapping a trajectory
By BRITTA KONAU  |  January 18, 2013
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A study in anarchy

Named after a family of birds that is markedly playful and diverse, Corvid is a benevolent underground anarchist institute fostering eclectic inter-disciplinary thought.
With no campus, accreditation, or heirarchy, Corvid College thrives underground
By CHRIS FARAONE  |  July 29, 2011

Providence's mapmaker goes digital

Eddie Grant, veteran mapmaker for the city of Providence, sits at the back of an otherwise colorless planning department office, a large cardboard cutout of the Three Stooges looking over his shoulder.
Geography Dept.
By DAVID SCHARFENBERG  |  December 10, 2010