Mind The Map
Mind The Map - Illustrated Maps and Cartography
Maps speak a universal language and make the world accessible. A follow-up to Gestaltens best selling publication A Map of the World, this book features the cutting edge of creative contemporary cartography.
Whether sketched on a napkin or generated from complex data, maps are a fascinating expression of contemporary visual culture. Their styles may range from simple to intricate and restrained to vivid, but all maps unlock the world and make it more accessible. In our age of omnipresent satellite navigation systems, personal interpretations of our surroundings aregaining in importance. Today, the craftsmanship of cartographers and the distinct of map illustrations are increasingly valued by both professional designers and a growing community of those passionate about maps.
Editors: Antonis Antoniou, Robert Klanten, Sven Ehmann
Release Date: September 2015
Specs: 24.5 x 33cm / 288 pages / full colour / hardcover
AVAILABLE IN NEW ZEALAND & AUSTRALIA ONLY