Typographic Maps of Chicago and Boston

Chicago

Boston

Beautiful Typographic Maps of Chicago and Boston by Axis Maps.

Created as a labor of love, these unique maps accurately depict the streets and highways, parks, neighborhoods, coastlines, and physical features of the city using nothing but type. Only by manually weaving together thousands upon thousands of carefully placed words does the full picture of the city emerge. Every single piece of type was manually placed, a process that took hundreds of hours to complete for each map.

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Written by Scott Beale

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