Susan Stockwell's Recycled World Map is Made up of Computer Parts

 - Nov 17, 2011
References: freshome & freshome
I always thought world maps in the form of globes that spun were interesting to look at, but this Recycled World Map definitely trumps any and all maps out there.

Designed by Susan Stockwell, the map makes a statement about the increasing technological relationship citizens all over the world are experiencing. The map, titled 'World,' is "made of recycled computer components supplied by an IT recycling company," according to

Not only is the Recycled World Map a stunning display and use of recycled materials, but it also paints a controversial picture of the future.

Implications - Artwork with a worldly view attracts consumers trying to learn more about their surroundings through the designs they consume. Companies attempting to increase their sales could focus on injecting a more universal outlook into their products.