November 5, 2009

Map Cuts by Karen O’leary

Filed under: Artists — Jonathan @ 12:09 pm

Untitled-1Artist Karen O’Leary of North Carolina cuts paper by hand to create these stunning street maps. Shown here is a photo of her New York City map cutting.

“four paper panels, each panel measures approximately three feet by four feet (overall dimensions, six feet in width x 8 feet in height) and exposes city blocks of brooklyn, manhattan, queens, and the bronx.. city blocks were cut by hand and forms a delicate paper art. only one original panel of each exist.”

She also has completed cuttings of Paris and London.

View more New York City images here: link
View Paris images here: link
View London images here: link
View her Etsy store here: link

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