Adam Dant's Political Maps

Author: Adam Dant

Publisher: Batsford

978-1-84994-813-5

Adam Dant's Political Maps ebook cover

A timely, large-format collection of fine art maps from Adam Dant, looking at the fractious world of politics.

Adam Dant's Political Maps is an all-new collection of this highly regarded artist's intricate, absorbing and beautiful maps, this time focused on the world of politics. Informed by his experiences as the official artist of the UK general election in 2015, these glorious works of art are amusing and subversive, hugely imaginative and packed with eye-catching detail.

Themes range across the spectrum of British and global politics past and present, bringing in recent political upheavals ('Stop That Brexit') and current issues such as the controversy around certain statues ('Iconoclastic London'), alongside more timeless subjects like a map of US presidents ('Presidents of the United States of America'), and, of course, the pandemic ('Viral London'). Other highlights include:

  • Johnson's London: Notorious...