Check out these 4 illustrations by Mary Ann Smith featured on The New York Times website to accompany an article titled, “What to See at New York’s Art Fairs This Week”.
Featured image: ©Carlo Stanga
Illustrated maps use artistic style to create an accurate representation of an area while emphasizing what’s important and eye-catching.
In this way, illustrated maps give us the ability to virtually travel across the globe and visit places we’ve never been. They also serve to help us navigate our world and help us discover new, exciting things in our own familiar surroundings.
Here are a few examples of informative & captivating maps by Directory of Illustration artists.
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