Daily Dose Pick: From Here to There

Presenting a fascinating range of maps from the collection of the Hand Drawn Map Association, From Here to There is a guidebook to DIY cartography.

From directional doodles and artfully illustrated sites to found and fictional diagrams, this compact compilation offers intriguing illustrations of maps and the stories behind their creation or discovery. Made by artists, adventurers, and caring citizens, they reveal both real and imaginary places in delightful detail.

Visit the Hand Drawn Map Association website, check out a lecture and book signing at the New York Public Library on September 15, view an upcoming exhibition that includes maps from HDMA contributors at the Pratt Manhattan Gallery, and buy a copy of the book.

Click through below for a gallery of images from From Here to There.

Map from From Here to There, published by Princeton Architectural Press, 2010