It is not uncommon for people to pin maps since they often represent where a person has traveled, but Jenny Brial takes this concept to the extreme. She has covered globes and maps in countless of pins and has even created the shape of continents using only these sharp objects.
Based in Paris, Jenny Brial creates colorful creations that are examples of her visionary patience and perseverance. They boast a tedious amount of detail that it is a wonder Jenny Brial was able to create more than one pinned map masterpiece. According to her artist statement, "Marc Augé in 'The Genius of paganism' said: 'The spectacle is capital to such a degree of accumulation that it becomes image.'"