Anni Murray

Beyond Infographics: The Use of Video In Data Visualization

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Beyond Infographics: The Use of Video In Data Visualization

Like infographics, video and motion graphics use text and graphic elements (drawings, typography, charts, etc.) to tell ... keep reading
Stupid Things Infographic Designers Do

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Stupid Things Infographic Designers Do

Now that you know about many of the creative things that designers do to pie charts, bar charts, line charts, maps, and ... keep reading
Art Beyond the Map

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Art Beyond the Map

We all know that data, rendered effectively, can be art.  Art is usually less empirical, so what it tells you about a ... keep reading
“Creative” Things Designers Do: Map Edition

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“Creative” Things Designers Do: Map Edition

In the past few weeks, we’ve been running a series on the tweaks that designers do to charts to make them fit the ... keep reading
Data Visualization for Tablets and Touch Screens

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Data Visualization for Tablets and Touch Screens

At the end of 2012, comScore estimated there were 52.4 million tablet owners in the U.S.; Apple sold another 19.5 ... keep reading
The Art of Data Visualization

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The Art of Data Visualization

PBS digital studios recently released a short video on data visualization. It does a great job of explaining what ... keep reading
The Future of Museums in an Online World

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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 Art and Design Themes that Aren’t Going Away

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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
“Creative” Things Designers Do: Line Chart Edition

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“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?

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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