Abstract City

by Christoph Niemann

Abstract City

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A collection of posts from illustrator and designer Christoph Niemann's visual blog for The New York Times. Niemann turns mundane experiences such as riding the subway or trying to get a good night's sleep into flights of visual fancy.

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If Ware sees cities as incubators of despair, German-born artist Christoph Niemann has turned his love affair with urban life into a source of bottomless fun. Abstract City is, in part, a thrillingly imaginative mash note to Niemann's adopted home of New York, where he lived for more than a decade while making his name as a graphic designer and illustrator. Compiled from the visual blog he authors for the New York Times, the

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