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Making Words Work: Balancing Text and Graphics for Greatest Impact

Making Words Work: Balancing Text and Graphics for Greatest Impact

A designer knows he has achieved perfection not when there is nothing left to add, but when there is nothing left to ... keep reading

Visual Storytelling: A Tale of Two Cows

Visual Storytelling: A Tale of Two Cows

Visually recently published an infographic that illustrated a joke from the 1940s. The story in the joke was roughly ... keep reading

Seeds of Design

Seeds of Design

The Horticultural Society of New York locates its office where it’s most needed and least likely: 13 floors up ... keep reading

11 Infographics About Infographics

11 Infographics About Infographics

People who create infographics do their work partly because they believe infographics are a great way to communicate ... keep reading

The ♥ of the Matter

The ♥ of the Matter

The heart symbol can be written mathematically as a cardioid or as an implicit curve ((x2+y2−1)3−x2y3=0) — ... keep reading

Roses are Red, Violets are Blue: 14 Infographics to Say I Love You

Roses are Red, Violets are Blue: 14 Infographics to Say I Love You

Valentine’s Day has a long history. There were actually several Saint Valentines. The two who are honored on ... keep reading

Making 3D Kosher: Physical Visualizations

Making 3D Kosher: Physical Visualizations

3D visualizations are generally a bad thing. They present a distorted representation of data, and they are hard to ... keep reading

The Darker Side of Pop Art

The Darker Side of Pop Art

Pop art appropriates everyday objects and aesthetics to examine — or embrace, as the case may be — the very culture ... keep reading

Five of the Most Important Infographics of the 19th Century

Five of the Most Important Infographics of the 19th Century

Data visualization is not a new phenomenon. For centuries, artists and historians, educators and scientists have been ... keep reading

Checking in with Art at Indiewalls

Checking in with Art at Indiewalls

It’s been a year since Indiewalls launched to give local artists a way to broaden their sales by hanging their ... keep reading