Visual Scavenger Hunt
The goal of the Visual Scavenger Hunt is to document the different (and often quite similar) visual landscapes people around the world encounter daily. Often we do not notice how much our communities are shaped by various forms of visual communication. Posters, signs, advertisements, paintings, graffiti, billboards, flyers, license plates, trash—all become integrated into the environment around us.

Take one photograph of as many of the following items as you can find in your community:

In and around your house

01. Take a picture of yourself
02. The front of today's paper
03. The inside of your food storage receptacle (refrigerator, pantry, etc.)
04. A container of laundry detergent
05. A business card
06. Your house or apartment number
07. The name of your street (on a street sign)

08. A poster/billboard advertising a movie
09. A poster/flyer advertising a musical event
10. A provocative advertisement

In your community
11. A main road
12. A restaurant menu
13. A shelf of packaged groceries in a store
14. A license plate
15. A political poster, flyer, or billboard
16. A police car, fire truck or ambulance
17. An example of public art in your community
18. A religious image
19. A visual example of globalism
20. A T-shirt with a message on it
21. Graffiti on a building
22. Something well designed
23. Something poorly designed
24. A post office or post box

25. A sign without any words
26. A traffic sign
27. A grocery store sign
28. A sign made by the government
29. Public transit signage (bus, subway, train, etc)
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