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America - A NATION OF ONE PEOPLE FROM MANY COUNTRIES

How appropriate with this current hostile administration to revisit this fabulous 1940 map from the David Rumsey map collection encouraging tolerance, diversity and immigration. We are a national of immigrants, as if we need a reminder!  In all the illustrations of the immigrants that appear on the map, I can't make out one...

Why we just LOVE the scrolls.

Framed maps are kind of sad. There they sit, behind glass, unloved, unapproachable, like a boy in a bubble. That's not fun. And if it's not fun, then why do it? We say it's time to get the map out from behind the glass - once it's out for all to...

12 best maps from 2016

We see a LOT of different types of maps for a lot of different products. I don't know how many - a thousand? TEN thousand? Plus people insist on showing me maps wherever I go since I am "that map guy." So, if you add those, it might just be...

Mapisart new world headquarters - yay!

We're very excited to announce our new facility in Newport, Rhode Island with more manufacturing / production space - woo-hoo! We're out of the supply closet!  For some time Mapisart had some cramped headquarters. It was affordable, but small. This is a game changer for us to have enough space to...

LOVE our new map skinny ties

I think we finally got it right! Not too wide, not too skinny, but just perfect width to have the contemporary cut but leave some space for geography.  So whether you want a map tie of any address in the world, or you'd like to select from our curated collection,...