Stephen Wiltshire Draws Manhattan From Memory

Crazy story over on Design Boom about artist, Stephen Wiltshire who is currently drawing the Manhattan skyline from memory. Wiltshire, who was diagnosed with autism when he was three, also has an extremely powerful photographic memory, allowing him to memorize building shapes and their relative placement having only looked once at the actual city. Amazing. Jump over to read the full story


  1. the projectivist - Agreed. I can't imagine being able to hold such a clear picture in my mind. Thanks for the comment.