The Kantar Information Is Beautiful Awards celebrate excellence and beauty in data visualizations, infographics, and information art. The annual contest accepts entries in Data Visualization, Infographics, Interactive Visualizations, Motion Infographics, and Data Visualization Tools.
The shortlist of entries for 2013 is out and Visually is proud to announce that our interactive piece, The Startup Universe has made it to the shortlist.
We worked extremely hard on this project, trying a different angle on network visualizations, and going through a lengthy design process to arrive at the final design. We teamed up with Accurat and Ben Willers to design and build the piece, and we’re all stoked to have made it to the list!
In the post-Facebook, Twitter and Google world, Internet users can be easily organized into a social graph: a web-like visualization of interconnected users that shows how each user is related to the next. At University of Cologne in Germany, student and film buff Michael Schober went to a lecture on social network analysis and... keep reading
Data visualization and art combine in EMISSIONS: Images from the Mixing Layer, a two-part exhibition at Cooper Union that rejects the use of natural gas as a sustainable form of energy. With the sponsorship of Damascus Citizens for Sustainability, curators Ruth Hardinger and Rebecca Smith commissioned independent methane data company Gas Safety Inc. to measure the... keep reading