VanDam's patented Boston Pop-Up maps all of Boston's attractions, neighborhoods, museums, hotels, historic sites, and more all at an immensely legible scale complete with 3-D building illustrations. Each map unfolds to 12 times its original size, then refolds automatically when the covers are closed. Size open is 8.5" x 11" per section; 3.75" x 6" closed. Eminently clear information design allows users to read the map from three feet away.
Includes detailed Downtown, Back Bay, Cambridge, and Harvard Square maps and more. Also includes a map of the Freedom Trail. Complete street index and Boston subway map make navigating Beantown fun and easy.
Become an instant Bostonian and get a sexy collectible souvenir of your visit.
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Stephan Van Dam, AIGA is an award-winning cartographer, graphic designer, and information architect. He is the president, principal and creative director of New York-based VanDam Publishing. Twenty-seven of his maps are in the MoMA Collection.
The universal power of maps has been his guiding passion for the past 25 years and fuels his desire to tell stories and construct new realities through maps in all media. He's has mapped over 85 world cities, and holds several patents in the field of paper engineering and origami map folding.
His work has been honored by the Industrial Design Society of America (IDSA), the American Institute of Graphic Arts (AIGA), the editors of ID magazine and has been featured on national television and been sighted in numerous feature films.
"...A Connoisseur's Map!" --USA Today
"For savvy travelers." --Playboy Magazine
"The Map..." --The New York Times
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Book Description VanDam, Inc., 2013. Map. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P111934395269