Maps Everywhere Posts

Sep 1, 2016 / DISCOVERY

Thanks for looking at my blog! I’m enjoying the conference, especially the Leverhulme Artist in Residence presentations and exhibited work. This blog is the start of a year long project…

Aug 29, 2016 / DISCOVERY

I first read about this Atlas in On the Map by Simon Garfield. It sounded fascinating – the work of Herbert Bayer, of Bauhaus fame, of whom I learned about…

Aug 28, 2016 / TRY THIS!

Here’s one you may or may not have seen. With each number you type, the map highlights an area, zooming into the area of the USA zip code.  Cool. Zipdecode…

Aug 1, 2016 / FOUND

I found a couple of bike maps! I was going crazy trying to find some. Soon after we arrived in London, my husband and I joined a Southwark Bike Train…

Jul 25, 2016 / MAKING THINGS

In June, I had the pleasure of attending a Three Day Map Making Workshop, given by Connie Brown, a map artist from Connecticut. I met Connie over a year ago.…

Jul 20, 2016 / RE:POST

If you were in London a scant 6 or 7 years ago, chances are you had one, if not several A-Z’s and you used them. This was the “go to”…

Jul 17, 2016 / FOUND

Oh no! They are not printing the Transport for London (TFL) Cycle Maps this year! I didn’t bring mine from 2011. I had intended to, but time got away from…

Jul 17, 2016 / TRAVEL

We flew Norwegian Air from New York to London Gatwick. They have a nice map to watch as you cross the ocean. And decent fares. Check them out.  

Jul 1, 2016 / TRY THIS!

A nice site about the growth of the city of Barcelona from 150bc through 2010. “Carta Historica de Barcelona” maps the city  Check out the overlays of relevant buildings, the…