Flowing City Maps

by Andrea Ellefsen

Digital artist and illustrator Chaotic Atmosphere from Geneva, Switzerland have made some really beautiful work, mapping the influence cities have on their surrounding environment using digital tools.

Map of Venice


The almost invisible fluid streams flow through tre streets and into the environment of some of the worlds biggest cities in this series of illustrations. They are made using digital citymaps - treated as 3D terrain and mixed with more terrain to make erosion flow.

Map of Tokyo


Map of Cairo


Map of New York

Map of Beijing


Map of Rio de Janeiro

Map of Paris

All illustrations (c): http://chaoticatmospheres.com/