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How the World’s Foremost Maze-Maker Leads People Astray

November 29, 2021 New Yorker cover
November 29, 2021

How the World’s Foremost Maze-Maker Leads People Astray
by Nicola Twilley

Adrian Fisher has devoted the past four decades to bringing back mazes, long regarded as historical curiosities. He has created more than seven hundred—including one on a skyscraper in Dubai and another that’s now reproduced on Britain’s five-pound note.