I am currently preparing a catalog of all statistical visualizations by Charles-Joseph Minard (1781-1870), who is considered one of the … More
There’s hardly any infographic that is more famous, more often cited and more often re-designed than the graphic on Napoleon’s march … More
To craft something requires skills, mastery and patience. It means to create something step by step, with a passion for … More
When I think about cartography, I am always fascinated by the different associations the term evokes in my brain: from … More
Yes, I am quite excited to announce the release of my second collaboration with TASCHEN publishing, “Understanding the World. The … More
Maps are a means to store and communicate location-based data – from physical landscape information to climate data, from popular … More
Even though tools like “Processing” have been out there for a while, computational design is still a rather new strand … More
Boom! I cannot exaggerate my excitement about the release of my first book “Information Graphics”, which I put together with a great team from Taschen Publishing in Cologne. The project was a collaboration with great people from the scene of data visualisation and information graphics.