Says Archie: New Orleans stretches itself far beyond the French Quarter and the drunken illusions of Mardi Gras. It's a living, breathing organism with a shape reminiscent of a cyborg crab. The city is checker boarded by crime and joy, hurricanes and daiquiris. The entire thing is easily (and best) explored by bicycle. This is how I reacted to the baffling landscape of New Orleans, simplifying it to its most essential gestures.
- Letterpress printed
- 100% cotton Crane's Lettra® paper - it's the (really) good stuff
- Size: 8" x 8"
So Why All The Circles?
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.
Why We Love Archie's Press
Archie Archambault is a Brooklyn-based designer and inventor who started making maps because no one else explained cities simply and clearly. His maps are collectable, made to last and wonderful to work into gallery walls.
New Orleans Letterpress Print by Archie's Press