"Not only is it a thing of beauty it’s also a good read, with thoughtful explanations of each winning graphic and an entertaining forward by David Byrne."
GARETH COOK, series editor, is a Pulitzer Prize–winning journalist, a columnist at the Boston Globe, and the editor of Mind Matters, Scientific American’s neuroscience blog.
DAVID BYRNE is a renowned artist, the force behind the Talking Heads and creator of the highly regarded record label Luaka Bop. He is a photographer, film director, and author.
There are some very well done data visualizations here.
It's inspirational and a great tool for communicators and graphic designers alike to learn more compelling ways to convey information.
Great book -- gave it 4 stars instead of 5 because the binding in the middle of the infographics made it hard to read some of them.
Just get a Pinterest account and save the book shelf space... Would have been nice to see a bit more of the design process or data collection process.Published 1 month ago by Pat Mc
Less about design and more about the functionality and cleverness of infographics. Very interesting but not really the best for design inspiration, which is what I was hoping for... Read morePublished 4 months ago by Amanda
Given as a gift to my graphic designer son who thought it was excellent.Published 5 months ago by Mary Messner
I bought this for my father for father's day and he, my brothers (ages 18 and 25) and my grandparents sat around all weekend pointing to graphics over each other's shoulders and... Read morePublished 7 months ago by Emmalie
I am not in the industry but I appreciate this collection of creative, colorful and informative graphics that also get their message across in an interesting way. Read morePublished 7 months ago by dcw
If you create and publish infographics at work like I do, you'll love this. I turn to this gallery to see if our work holds up in aesthetic appeal, information compression, and... Read morePublished 8 months ago by A Ampil