The Atlas of Design

A gallery of beautiful and inspiring maps from around the world.
Volume III is now available for pre-order!

The Atlas of Design is dedicated to showing off some of the world’s most beautiful and intriguing cartographic design. Every two years, we publish a new volume of full-color maps, selected from worldwide competition and judged by an expert panel.

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Volume 3

Order the newest volume of the Atlas of Design, released in Fall 2016!


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Holiday discount!

Order both volumes 2 and 3 for a discounted price using code "MAPPYHOLIDAYS"

Discount only applies to a single copy of Volume 2 when ordered with Volume 3. Offer ends 12/16/2016 @ 3pm PST.


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Volume 2

Volume 2 is available again!

We are considering Volume 2 "lightly used" since it has been in our warehouse for over 2 years.


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All NACIS members can recieve a 25% discount on their orders if you use the order provided on when you are logged in.

The Atlas aims to inspire readers both within the field of cartography and without toward new understandings of design, and of the power that a well-crafted map can have. Take a look at Volume I and Volume II.

Holiday special & the return of Volume 2

Holiday shoppers, listen up! Volume 2 is back in stock, and now you can order both Volume 3 and 2...

Pre-order Volume 3!

The Atlas of Design Volume 3 is now available for pre-order! Find yourself holding this 98 page collection featuring...

Sales temporarily on hold w/ new fulfillment partner

We are excited to announce we will be changing fulfillment partners. East View Map Link will be taking over...

Materials & The American Printing Co.

While we coordinate with our finalists and begin organizing the maps into their final arrangement we are working hard with...