A new generation of designers, illustrators and map makers are currently discovering their passion for various forms of illustrative cartography - there are equally accurate and surprisingly detailed representations, but also personal, naive and modernist interpretations.
Whether digital or analog, meticulously elaborated or purely illustrative maps: They help us understand the world. This book contains the most original and sought-after map illustrators whose work corresponds to the zeitgeist. The updated edition also shows more than 25 new maps from designers and illustrators from around the world who have discovered their passion for illustrative cartography. From classic maps to cartographic experiments to humorous illustrations of cityscapes and personal interpretations of the world - »A Map of the World invites« with over 200 hand-drawn or digitally created maps to a different journey around the world.