Welcome to the Artist-Travelers Project

This interactive mapping companion to Americans in Spain: Painting and Travel, 1820-1920, invites you to experience the places that artists visited during their journeys to Spain and the images they created. Simply zoom in, explore the historical maps, and click on a location to begin your own journey.


This site brings together the exhibition, Americans in Spain: Painting and Travel, 1820-1920, and The Spanish Travelers Project, initiated and developed at Marquette University together with MarVL (Marquette Visualization Lab) and the American Geographical Society Library, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee.

Design and development: Timophey Korolev
Concept and project director: Eugenia Afinoguénova
Mapping visualization consultants: Stephen Appel, Andrea Ballard, Belle Lipton, Max Rock, Tian Zhao

Funded by the Marquette University Explorer Challenge Grant