Visually Marketplace Designer Spotlight: Neo Mammalian Studios

Visually Marketplace Designer Spotlight: Neo Mammalian Studios

Visually’s Marketplace connects thousands of designers with clients seeking to commission infographics and data visualizations. Every week, we feature a member of our designer community here, on the blog. If you are interested in participating, please contact us at blog[at]

Name: Ian Irving
Age: 28
On Visually: NeoMam
In design: 6 years

1. Tell us a bit about yourself: how did you get into design, and how long have you been doing it?

My route into design was a rather long one. Ever since I was young, I’ve loved the visual arts. Some of my earliest memories are of staring, slack jawed, at the giant paintings that adorn the galleries of Northern England (this is one of my favourites).

I originally studied mathematics, economics and physics before taking a few years off to travel the world. When I returned it was to study history. After... keep reading

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The best science infographics make data digestible, accessible and visually appealing, without skimping on the relevant facts. Some are for scientists, organizing massive amounts of data in a way that’s powerfully useful; while others are designed for a lay audience, illustrating complex concepts simply, like the science behind the Higgs Boson or evolution. It’s... keep reading