50 AND 50 IS A CURATED PROJECT WHICH ATTEMPTS TO CONSTRUCT A HANDSOME NEW WAY OF LOOKING AT OUR COUNTRY. FIFTY DESIGNERS, ONE PER STATE, HAVE ILLUSTRATED THEIR STATE MOTTO, CREATING SOMETHING STEEPED IN HISTORY BUT COMPLETELY MODERN AND UNIQUE: A KIND OF DESIGNER'S ATLAS.
Jon Ashcroft is a designer and illustrator from New Mexico. Jon also recently contributed to another cool national project, Graphic USA. The book features 25 U.S. cities, each chapter was written and illustrated by a designer living in one of the featured cities.