By researching borders Stracuzzi got to know the border conflict in the Arctic Ocean where – Russia, Canada, Denmark, Norway and the United States all make their claims. Due to the decrease of sea-ice immense oil and gas riches might be uncovered which seems to over-blow the actual problem of global warming. A 3D model visualizes the current border dispute and creates awareness of the idea of maps being just a representation of reality.
(2017 / various / variable)
About Irene Stracuzzi
Irene Stracuzzi is a graphic designer and design researcher based in the Netherlands. Specializing in the fields of printed matter and information design, she works independently as well as collaboratively with different clients and contexts. Her self-initiated projects revolve around cartography, geopolitics and science, involving design as a critical tool to share knowledge.