Another artist who makes collage art from re-purposed maps is Jason LaFerrera. Only in his case, he creates an image that pertains to the state from which the map he uses is from. Pretty clever. Here are some of my favorites:
Jason also has just completed this beauty, made from maps of Japan, who’s proceeds go to the Red Cross to help victims of the tsunami/earthquake disaster:
Post idea courtesy of Design*Sponge! Thanks!