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Art Beyond the Map

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

“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

Visual Inspiration: Dot Map, Petri Projects, Google Street View Hyper-Lapse

Visual Inspiration: Dot Map, Petri Projects, Google Street View Hyper-Lapse

Dot Map An interactive map of every person counted by the 2010 US, 2011 Canadian, and 2010 Mexican censuses. The map ... keep reading

Visual Inspiration: Word Trees, Maps and the Perfect March Madness Bracket

Visual Inspiration: Word Trees, Maps and the Perfect March Madness Bracket

At Visual.ly, we are constantly coming across amazing data visualizations: from mind-blowing interactive infographics ... keep reading

The Maps Are Art

The Maps Are Art

The Map As Art, an exhibition at the Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art, fortifies what many artists and data ... keep reading

Eight Different Takes on Presidential Election Maps

Eight Different Takes on Presidential Election Maps

As the 2012 US Presidential election heats up, the array of maps for analyzing likely outcomes is increasing. Different ... keep reading

Battle of the Maps: iOS 6 vs. Android

Battle of the Maps: iOS 6 vs. Android

Yesterday, Apple released iOS 6 and along with it, their new mapping and directions application: Maps. The hype was ... keep reading

Beautiful Maps: New Tiles from Stamen Design

Beautiful Maps: New Tiles from Stamen Design

If anyone knows cartography, it’s Stamen. The San Francisco-based design studio cranks out a wide variety of ... keep reading

How to Design Transit Map-Style Graphics

How to Design Transit Map-Style Graphics

Transit maps like the London Underground “Tube” diagram or the New York subway map are an integral part of life in ... keep reading

How to Make Choropleth Maps in D3

How to Make Choropleth Maps in D3

Even if you think you don’t know what a choropleth map is, chances are you’ve seen one. And come November ... keep reading