Books Abstract City by Christoph Niemann Hardcover, 267 pages, Harry N Abrams Inc, List Price: $24.95 | purchase close overlay Buy Featured Book TitleAbstract CityAuthorChristoph Niemann Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How? Amazon iBooks Independent Booksellers NPR Summary 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. Genres: Nonfiction Art & Design Also by Christoph Niemann That's How! I Lego N.Y. Facebook Twitter Google+ Email NPR stories about Abstract City Review Best Books Of 2012 10 Eye-Catching Reads For The Book Lover On Your List December 11, 2012 Gift books should be special: arrestingly visual, deeply felt, quirky, comprehensive, important. We've combed the shelves to bring you several such suggestions, guaranteed to put a sparkle in the eyes of any big reader. Review Book Reviews 'Abstract City': Whimsical Eye Candy For Urbanites April 5, 2012 Award-winning illustrator Christoph Niemann, documents city life in this collection of charmingly inventive illustrations, culled from his visual blog posts for the New York Times.