Olly Moss

Olly is the creative director of Halftone.co, a visualization studio and consultancy in San Francisco. This is the rest of his bio, it can be more than two lines long if he wants.

Visually Marketplace Designer Spotlight: ChartGirl
Visually Marketplace Designer Spotlight: ChartGirl

Visually’s Marketplace connects thousands of designers with clients seeking to commission infographics and data ... keep reading
The Future of Museums in an Online World
The Future of Museums in an Online World

With the likes of Google Art Project and the cooperation of museums worldwide, entire art collections are headed online ... keep reading
5 Useful How-To Infographics: Turn Your Hobby into a Business, Learn to Focus and More
5 Useful How-To Infographics: Turn Your Hobby into a Business, Learn to Focus and More

Learning how to do things used to mean pouring over instruction manuals and textbooks, many of them lengthy treatises ... keep reading
5 Art and Design Themes that Aren’t Going Away
5 Art and Design Themes that Aren’t Going Away

The New Museum‘s second biennial Ideas City Streetfest inundated New York City’s Bowery area with ... keep reading
Medical Information Literacy: Pamphlets or Infographics, What Works Best?
Medical Information Literacy: Pamphlets or Infographics, What Works Best?

Medical pamphlets or posters have been doctor’s office mainstays for many decades. They promote healthy habits, like ... keep reading
“Creative” Things Designers Do: Line Chart Edition
“Creative” Things Designers Do: Line Chart Edition

In the past three weeks, we’ve been running a series on the tweaks that designers do to charts to make them fit ... keep reading
Is Cartography Dead?
Is Cartography Dead?

People sometimes ask me if cartography is dead. Students wonder if they should pick something else to stake a career ... keep reading
Reporting From CHI 2013
Reporting From CHI 2013

Data visualization often falls under the field of Human Computer Interaction, but HCI contains much more than data ... keep reading
The Hierarchy of Designer Skills
The Hierarchy of Designer Skills

When I evaluate a designer for potential inclusion into the Visually Marketplace, I have very little time to assess ... keep reading
A Twitter Tour of Tate Museum’s ‘Lichtenstein: A Retrospective’
A Twitter Tour of Tate Museum’s ‘Lichtenstein: A Retrospective’

For one semester as an undergraduate student at Oberlin College, a real Roy Lichtenstein print hung above my dormroom ... keep reading