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  • Manhattan letterpress print by Archie's Press

Manhattan Letterpress Print by Archie's Press

Says Archie: The avenues on Manhattan are so long that they appear to go on forever. This city is endless; they even say you can eat a different slice of pizza every day for the rest of your life. The design of this neighborhood map is meant to be both beautiful and useful.

  • Letterpress printed
  • 100% cotton Crane's Lettra® paper - it's the (really) good stuff
  • Size: 4.75" x 16.5"

Manhattan Letterpress Print by Archie's Press

So Why All The Circles?

New research indicates that GPS's are hindering our ability to create mental maps of our surroundings. Archie's Press maps aim to install a "Map from the Mind", simplifying structures and neighborhoods in the most efficient and beautiful way. The circle, our Universe's softest shape, is the clearest graphic to convey size and connection.

Get to Know the Maker: Archie Archambault

Archie Archambault is a designer and inventor living between Portland, Oregon and Brooklyn, New York. He started making maps several years ago because nobody else was explaining cities simply and clearly.

He studied Art and Philosophy at Colorado College, Urban Design at Harvard and Advertising at Wieden+Kennedy. We think he's the coolest. 

$24.00