The Man Behind the Maps

Prolific artist James Niehues captures the spirit of individual mountains and the intricacies of various landscapes in the 200+ ski resort trail maps he’s hand-painted over the course of his 30-year career. In the 292-page book The Man Behind the Maps, Niehues collates this painstaking work, which has guided adventure-goers on their journeys while also showcasing the art of hand-painted map-making.