CityFabric Figureground Maps

Art & Design

CityFabric Tee of Raleigh, NC. Where it all began.

Don’t just live in your city – wear it! CityFabric‘s core focus is to engage people in conversations about place. Their designs are figureground maps (which show building footprints of cities) on tees, totes, prints, pillows and canvases. Founder Matt Tomasulo says, “It’s our belief that the more people talk about their place, the more people will be involved in their community.”

New York Scaled - Exhibition July 2011

CityFabric directly interacts with people through their exhibitions. Their recent exhibit New York Scaled featured a 26′ long Manhattan figureground, with a series of smaller canvases of Manhattan and Brooklyn neighborhoods.

CityFabric NY Pillow CityFabric Chicago Tote

CityFabric Chicago Print CityFabric NY Print CityFabric San Francisco Print

Through Kickstarter, CityFabric is launching “Wear You Live,” the design + apparel line for an initial 15 cities (from San Francisco to NY). Over 215% funded and with only 5 days left, the project will become a reality. Be a part of their beginning!

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