Folded Map Project Video
Folded Map Project
This is Englewood-born artist and activist Tonika Johnson's film about her Folded Map project. Starting as a photo series, using the city of Chicago's grid system to identify and capture residences at corresponding addresses on the North and South Sides in order to explore the visual legacies of segregation, socioeconomic disparities and racial discrimination.
With clear, concise and engaging animations and visuals, watch Tonika describe this project in depth as well as it's inspiration and origins.
A perfect video for educators and educational Institutions!