Alejo Malia's 3D 'Googles World' Drawings are Virtually Foreign

By: Amelia Roblin - Published: Sep 13, 2010 • References: flickr & gizmodo
Artist Alejo Malia has sketched 'Googles World' in three dimensions as if the online universal mapping application's pinpoints were to exist in real life.

The familiar images of New York City appear in a precise hand-drawn manner of Googles World,' complete with icons signifying desired destinations of parks and subways. An information bubble even appears looming over Times Square, undoubtedly communicating the address and a short description of the site to an inquiring humanoid looking in from above. Stats for Illustrated Online Cartography Trending: Older & Average
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Concept: Googles World
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Segment: Males, 18-55
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