If you live in Cincinnati, you’ve most likely seen [and maybe own] the classic Cincinnati Transit Map for Optimists t-shirt by Oxford-based Wire & Twine. My friend Chris and his partners Wendy and Tom have a few new designs out that maybe you haven’t yet seen.
Cincinnati by the Numbers came out this summer. Frustratingly, I had been sketching out a similar idea at the time, although I have to admit that theirs is better. I think the toughest number to figure out is 246; do you recognize the reference?
All the work is designed and printed in their seriously awesome studio in a barn just outside of Oxford: