Texas State Letterpress Print by Archie's Press
Says Archie: A map of the Lone Star State, complete with every long stretch of highway and oasis-like town. I collaborated with Texas-born Coleman Davis on this one.
- Letterpress printed
- 100% cotton Crane's Lettra® paper - it's the (really) good stuff
- Size: 8" x 8"
Texas State Map 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.