About MATC


Why Maps and the City?
This blog is all about Maps (love) and the City (life): maps, art, photography, architecture, city vibes, expositions, urban planning, cartography, the works. You can also follow Maps and the City on Twitter to see the latest. Or become a fan on the Facebook page.

Who’s that map girl?
My name is Marleen Smit, a Amsterdam based map historian (specialty: 19th century cartoon maps of Europe). I am an editor for the magazine Caert-Thresoor, publish articles and do lectures on the history of cartography. Besides that I go crazy about map inspired design, fashion, art, gadgets, you name it. Reach me here: marleen [at] mapsandthecity.com, or on Twitter or Facebook. I am happy to anwer your questions and/or hear your suggestions!

Marleen Smit Maps and the City


3 thoughts on “About MATC

  1. Dag Marleen, Ik heb maar twee keer een aflevering gemist, dus dat viel (helaas) mee. Louis en Erik zijn ook bezig met een literaire map van Groningen. Groetjes,

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