Greater London Typographic Map Print ?
Intricate typographic map showing boroughs of London.
The map can be contemplated as an abstract texture, as a location or as a series of words.
Includes Enfield in the North, Sutton in the South, Romford in the East, Southall in the West and Victoria, West End, Paddington, Soho, Marylebone, Kensington, Fulham, Parsons Green, Chelsea, Chiswick, Hampstead Heath, Holborn, Bloomsbury, Clerkenwell, Old Street, Hackney, Hyde Park, Brent Park, Hammersmith, Barnes, Richmond Park, Wimbledon, Tooting, Streatham, Norwood, Catford, Greenwich, Stratford, Clapton and more.
Prints are hand screen-printed on archival printmaking paper. Texture, deckle edge and vibrancy of colours convey an air of heritage while the character comes from slight inconsistencies in the ink levels.
Limited colour edition of 30
Each print is signed and numbered by the artist
Dimensions: 100cm x 70cm
Paper: silk screen print on Fabriano printmaking paper, with deckle edge on 2 sides
Sold unframed and packaged in a postal tube.
Bespoke framing recommended.
Ursula Hitz is an artist and designer. Born in rural Switzerland she cultivated diverse talents in typography graphics and cheese making. Since moving to London a decade ago her work has focused on location and place. She meticously creates typographic maps fo the wold's best-known cities. Her work is exhibited featured and reviewed both online and in selected London galleries.
'Each map is a place to rest your eyes on. You can contempate it as an abstract texture as a location or as a series of words. Unlike regular maps mine don't focuts on streets or buildings. Instead they build an organic texture of words that grow from the centre.'
The maps are screen-printed on archival printmaking paper. Texture deckle edge and vibrancy of colours convey an air of heriage while the character comes from slight inconsistencies in the ink levels.