For Researchers

Not an Academic Type: What Do Communication Designers Know About Research?

  Not an academic type: what do communication designers know about research? by Dr Neal Haslem, RMIT University, Melbourne ...

BBC Newsnight: Does making information beautiful help our understanding?

David McCandless, Information Designer and Journalist discusses with Neville Brody, Art Director and Graphic Designer on the role of graphics in illuminating or clouding ...

What is Information Visualisation

Although there are different definitions and related terms such as infographics, information design, data visualisation to name a few, we see information visualisation as a mapping between data and a visual representations (Lev Manovic, 2011). If we want to differentiate between Information Design and Informational Visualisation, the former starts with the data and the aim is to represent them visually, whereas the latter aims to explore and reveal structures and ...