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Watergate Quilt
|| 10/17/2010 || 1:36 pm || + Render A Comment || ||

: rendered at 18,000 X 12,000 :
Watergate Quilt by Nikolas Schiller

This map contains my first effort to recolor the murky water of the Potomac river. Since the Watergate complex is next to the Saudi Arabian Embassy, I decided to color the water the color which I attribute to the oil-rich nation: black. Water & oil don’t mix well and I don’t think I did a very good job with the colorization in this map, but to be honest, I don’t care. It was the effort that I was after in this iteration, not necessarily the aesthetics of perfection.

View the Google Map of the Watergate complex in the District of Columbia.


: detail :
Detail of Watergate Quilt by Nikolas Schiller

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: detail :
Detail of Watergate Quilt by Nikolas Schiller
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A zoom in to the center of Watergate Quilt by Nikolas Schiller

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A zoom in to the center of Watergate Quilt by Nikolas Schiller

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Last edited by Nikolas Schiller on 11/27/2010 at 5:54 pm



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