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70 Topographic Design Examples

From Ocean Floor Furnishings to Natural Landscape Carpets

— August 28, 2014 — Art & Design
These topographic design examples range from oceanic furniture pieces to handmade carpet textiles that are modeled after natural landscapes. Looking to nature for their visual inspiration, these stunning finds are all about mimicking mountains, hills and other organic landscapes into practical products.

Favorites from this list of topographic design examples include include soup plates that are modeled after a mountain peak. This stunning dishware concept is not only a decorative accent piece or outdoorsy gift idea but is also practical for any mealtime occasion.

Another standout from the list includes 'Ciudad Domestica', a topography-inspired furniture collection by Javier Pena Ibanez. The Madrid-based architect was inspired by urban landscapes, map imagery and bird's eye views of cities when creating this innovative furniture collection.
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Mountainous Topographic Sketches
Mountainous Topographic Sketches
Lifts & Bounds Ski Mountain Prints are a Skiing Lover's Dream
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Mahogany Mountain Puzzlers
Mahogany Mountain Puzzlers
The Topographic Puzzle Will Have You Assembling Intricate Wood Pieces
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Topographically Accurate Transit Maps
Topographically Accurate Transit Maps
Corrected Subway Maps are Made to Fit an Internet Format
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67
Topographic Present Paper
Topographic Present Paper
This Wrapping Paper is Creatively Designed to Look Like a Historic Map
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Interactively Biological Statues
Interactively Biological Statues
The Protista Imperialis Sculpture by Byron Rich Spreads Awareness
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65
Meteorite Social Monuments
Meteorite Social Monuments
Phantom Limbs Symbolizes the Revolutionary Power of the People of Egypt
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Romantic Topography Confetti
Romantic Topography Confetti
This Wedding Confetti is Made From Heart-Shaped Maps
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Mathematical Mountain Diagrams
Mathematical Mountain Diagrams
This Generative Art by Steven L. Brunton is Delicately Depicted
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Minimalist Topography Designs
Minimalist Topography Designs
Pawling Print Studio Features Attractions Like the Grand Canyon
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Recycled Pallet Installations
Recycled Pallet Installations
HG-A + Live Components Compose the 'Tectonic Landscape' Piece
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60
Mountainous Terrain Installations
Mountainous Terrain Installations
Nendo Design Presents Snow-Inspired Art Bursting with Character
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Mountainous Couches
Mountainous Couches
The Pyrenees Sofa is Inspired by a Natural Landscape
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Geometric Garden Wall Decals
Geometric Garden Wall Decals
Give Life to Any Room with These Organic Wall Decor Accents
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Canadian Topography Decor
Canadian Topography Decor
The National Design Collective’s Coaster Creations Evoke National Pride
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Topographical Human Figures
Topographical Human Figures
The Nikki Rosato Cut Map Series Encourage Exploration
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Abstracted Marble Masterpieces
Abstracted Marble Masterpieces
Wout Werensteijn's Expressive Art Works Create Gorgeous Textures
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Vibrant Art Canvases
Vibrant Art Canvases
Katharina Grosse's Giant Installations are a Vivid Display of Color
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Plastic Bag Landscape Art
Plastic Bag Landscape Art
These Photos by Vilde Rolfsen Present Plastic Bags as Beautiful Art
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Geology-Resembling Coat Racks
Geology-Resembling Coat Racks
The Romo Coat Hanger Imitates an Intriguing Earthly Phenomenon
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Topographic Carpet Creations
Topographic Carpet Creations
These Rugs by Roosmarijn Pallandt Mimic Textural Landscapes
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50
Mountainous Home Decor
Mountainous Home Decor
Propellor Design Turns a Landscape into a Lamp With Range Lighting
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Mountainous Fish Bowls
Mountainous Fish Bowls
This Cleverly Formed Fish Bowl Requires Zero Aquarium Plants
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Abstracted Alpine Illuminators
Abstracted Alpine Illuminators
The Jostedalsbreen Lamp Brings Geographic Drama to Domestic Decor
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Landscape Photography Fashion
Landscape Photography Fashion
These Bernadette Kindl Skirts Recall the Great Outdoors
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Luminously Sculptural Furniture
Luminously Sculptural Furniture
The Wolfsonian Museum Lamp by NC-office Emits a Soft Warm Glow
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Topographic Stationary Designs
Topographic Stationary Designs
Etsy's Little Alexander Shop Sells a Handpainted Mountain Notebook
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Topographic Tea Trays
Topographic Tea Trays
Confluence by Artonomos Turns Tea Time into an Art Form
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Topographical Tape Carvings
Topographical Tape Carvings
Takahiro Iwasaki Creates Miniature Sculptures From Unlikely Materials
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Luxurious Topographical Lamps
Luxurious Topographical Lamps
The Mountain Light References Rugged Landscape and Opulent Indoors
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Melting Mountain Artworks
Melting Mountain Artworks
Kate Shaw Presents Surreal Topography in Her Recent Work
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40
Marbled Mobile Accessories
Marbled Mobile Accessories
This iPhone Case from Etsy's Dsbrennan Shop Finds Beauty in Nature
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Peaked Plates
Peaked Plates
Topography Soup Plates Are Great for the Avid Mountaineer
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38
Mountainous Terrarium Mugs
Mountainous Terrarium Mugs
The Glasscape Tumbler by Aruliden is Inspired by Nature
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Topographic Water Bottles
Topographic Water Bottles
The Topo x John Fellows Aluminum Water Bottle Will Keep You Hydrated
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36
Landscape-Inspired Interiors
Landscape-Inspired Interiors
The Hybrid Office Features Topographic Furnishings
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Spiderweb Topography
Spiderweb Topography
New York City Cut Out Map Shows the Five Boroughs in Mind-Boggling Detail
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34
Tasteful Topographical Trays
Tasteful Topographical Trays
Ceramic Feeld Dishes Exhibit the Grace Clay Sculpture and the Earth
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3D Typography Furnishings (UPDATE)
3D Typography Furnishings (UPDATE)
These Sascha Grewe Designs Let You Spell While You Sit
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River Tables
River Tables
Jason Phillips Takes Inspiration From Historic Beauty of the Euphrates
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Cartogram-Clad Cushions
Cartogram-Clad Cushions
The 'salt labs' Pillows Pinpoint Worldwide Locations
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Summit Seasoning Dispensers
Summit Seasoning Dispensers
The Himalaya Spice Containers will Pique Your Senses
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Cartographic Cushions
Cartographic Cushions
These 'My Bearded Pigeon' Topographic Pillows are Seriously Cool
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Classic Videogame Dioramas
Classic Videogame Dioramas
Luxembourg Hobbyist Wuppes Creates Nostalgic and Intricate Artwork
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Topographical 3D Sculptures
Topographical 3D Sculptures
Johnston & Mark Have Combined Succint Animation with 3D Technology
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Artistically Shifting Facades
Artistically Shifting Facades
This Interactive Facade Changes According to Your Position
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Etched City Street Cups
Etched City Street Cups
The City Map Glasses Feature Grids of Multiple Places Across America
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Rocky Museum Installations
Rocky Museum Installations
The Riverbed Installation Brings the Great Outdoors Inside
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Topographical Tennis Tables
Topographical Tennis Tables
Slice by Snarkitecture is Not the Average Ping Pong Table
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Log-Textured Lamps
Log-Textured Lamps
Forest Lights are Natural-Looking Sheaths for Artificial Sources of Light
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Contemporary Edible Furniture
Contemporary Edible Furniture
The AMMA Studio Collection is Made Out of Coffee Grounds and Salt
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Sculptural Clothing Racks
Sculptural Clothing Racks
The Berg by Akash Eskafi is Made for a Mountainous Mess
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Topographic Sink Stylings
Topographic Sink Stylings
The Gore Design 'Erosian Sink' is Nature-Inspired
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Organically-Arranged Ottomans
Organically-Arranged Ottomans
The Molecule Seating System Can Be Naturally Assembled and Extended
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DIY Mountainous Rock Walls
DIY Mountainous Rock Walls
The Fitz Roy Climbing Wall Replicates the Famous Peak
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Landscaped Lumber Panels
Landscaped Lumber Panels
Serving Boards Display the Organic Textures of the Whole Horizon
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Geometric Topography Artworks
Geometric Topography Artworks
These Jonathan Zawada Graphics Capture Mountainous Views
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Gorgeous Topographic Gowns
Gorgeous Topographic Gowns
Susan Stockwell Designs Dresses While Studying History
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Colorful Curving Constructions
Colorful Curving Constructions
The Pulgon Diseno Spanish Pavilion is Architecturally Striking
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Illustrated Origami Artwork
Illustrated Origami Artwork
Eiko Ojalas' Paper Portraits are Achieved Via Clever Drawings
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Topographical Lanterns
Topographical Lanterns
The Erwin Zwiers 'Twisted Lights' Manipulate Natural Materials
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Urban Topography Furnshings
Urban Topography Furnshings
Ciudad Domestica by Javier Pena Ibanez Brings the City Indoors
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Layered Seascape Furnishings
Layered Seascape Furnishings
Duffy London's Abyss Table Mimics The Depths of the Ocean
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Topographical Bedroom Furniture
Topographical Bedroom Furniture
Map Dresser by Kristen Campbell is a Personalized Family History
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Sinuous Purple Seating
Sinuous Purple Seating
The Su Sofa by Sule Koc Extends Indefinitely With Continuous Curves
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Cracked Coffee Tables
Cracked Coffee Tables
The Grand Canyon Table Breaks the Conventional Mold for Moveables
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Layered Topographical Loungers
Layered Topographical Loungers
The Contour Sofa's Shape is Carved by Stacked Cushions
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Crystalline Urban Landscape Projects
Crystalline Urban Landscape Projects
The BRDGLab Top Down Design is a Stunning View of Toronto
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Mountainous Chocolate Packaging
Mountainous Chocolate Packaging
Gabriela Nisizaki Designs Wrapping Paper that Requires Zero Glue
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Topographic Pencil Packaging
Topographic Pencil Packaging
Each Pencil Packaging Design Refers to the Country it is Helping
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Undulating Modular Loungers
Undulating Modular Loungers
This Piece of 'Furniture for Reading' Lets Bookworms Get Cozy
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