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Map of Greater London featured in Londonist Mapped
Published by AA Media Ltd in 2017 |  page 87  | 

"About the Map - 'We like the way all the different London locations on Ursula's map go sprawling into one another - it feels very in keeping with the spirit of London. We have a feeling we'll be staring at this one for hours.'"

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Map of Swiss Mountains featured in: Around Switzerland in 80 Maps
Published by Hier und Jetzt 2015 | More info

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125 Magazine Online
November 2013  | Read article

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Design Week Online
November 2013  | Read article


Home Beautiful magazine - Fave Finds
May 2013

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cabin gallery - Interview with Ursula Hitz
Ursula Hitz talks about the inspiration behind her typographic limited edition maps of London, 
New York, Paris, etc. Read interview
19 January 2013


Newly Swissed
9 April 2013 | Read blog post


ES Magazine - TOP 3 GIFT
'The perfect gift for a London lover - Ursula Hitz celebrates the capital with this limited-edition typographic print.' December 2012

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Desktop Magazine
July 2012

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Just The Letters
February 2012 |  Read blog post


Thrillist
'From a Swiss designer turned Londoner whose talents apparently lie in "typography, graphics, and cheese-making", Hitz is now laying out her new home on a trio of typographic prints depicting Greater, zones 1-3, and Central via tightly packed neighborhood names morphed to fit the size and shape of their respective areas, though to accommodate its space, Walthamstow is oddly spelled without any F's.
She's also done Paris, New York & Zurich -- hit UrsulaHitz.com and admire the beauty.'
August 2011  Read blog post


Kinkimagazin
'Eigentlich stehen die üblichen Landkarten kurz vor dem Aussterben, iPhone und Navi sei Dank! Der Schweizer Künstlerin Ursula Hitz sei Dank, dass diese nun ein Revival erleben. Die Dame kreiert typografische Landkarten als Limited Edition in aufwendigen, von Hand produzierten Siebdrucken. Von New York, Paris und London hat sie bereits schon welche hergestellt und das mit Erfolg. Das Completely London Magazin hat sich bereits ihrer Arbeit gewidmet und nun befindet sie sich in der New Designers Ausstellung in London. Klingt vielversprechend. Spannend klingt übrigens auch ihr neustes Werk – eine typografische Karte von Zürich. Und unsere Stadt kann sich richtig sehen – respektive lesen – lassen.'
July 2011  Read blog post


Design Taxi
'Instead of topographical maps, London-based Swiss born artist and designer Ursula Hitz has created typographical maps of famous cities in the world. New York, Zurich, Paris and London have been cleverly mapped out to display those names of neighborhoods in the cities, each of which have been designed to approximate their physical area.'
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