The Lineposters Take Transportation Back to the Basics

By: Harris Jay Rosenberg Alterman - Published: Jan 28, 2012 • References: lineposters & etsy
To get back to the basics of public transportation, Lineposters has broken down complicated, color-coordinating systems, map legends and words to leave nothing but the lines.

The cities that are renowned for their public transportation can often have maps covered in complex diagrams that are hard to read. With these simplistic-designed versions, the maps are more much aesthetically pleasing to look at. While these posters are perfect for interior decoration, it's suggested that one not use it in place of a real map.

Lineposters has covered most of the major cities with iconic transportation such as New York City, London, Tokyo and Chicago. Currently Lineposters is looking to expand further and continue simplifying the many major transport system of the world. Stats for Simplistic Subway Maps Trending: Older & Mild
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