June 14, 2019
Images: Ragnar Schmuck
Illustrator and paper artist Katrin Rodegast fused human anatomy and metropolis maps in her editorial work for Globe, the journal of ETH Zurich, a Swiss science, expertise, engineering and arithmetic college. Rodegast rolled, coiled, minimize, and scored colourful maps to kind a coronary heart, mind, lungs, backbone, and knee joint. Curving highways and waterways appear to imitate the intricate community of capillaries that encompass our organs, whereas additionally highlighting the innovation that arises from completely different methods and organizations working collectively.
The anatomical creations have been made to showcase “Zurich Coronary heart,” a flagship undertaking involving practically 20 analysis teams, which goals to develop a completely implantable synthetic coronary heart. Rodegast works with all kinds of manufacturers with a deal with journal covers and editorials, usually within the realm of well being and science. You may see extra of the Berlin-based artist’s paper illustrations on Instagram and Behance.