Sometimes beautiful data viz comes as a result of experimentation.
That’s exactly what happened when freelance designer, Sonja Kuijpers, set out to practice designing with data and ended up creating this stunning radial weather chart, Weather Eindhoven 2014.
Using data from Weather Underground, the viz tracks rain, wind force and temperature in the Dutch city over the course of a year.
Sonja studied Public Space at the Design Academy Eindhoven before working at a landscape and urban architecture firm. In 2013 she founded Studio Terp and as a free... →
Everyone knows that when Michael Brown was shot dead by a US police officer on 9 August last year, rioting exploded in Ferguson.
Everyone also knows that Michael Brown’s shooting was not an isolated incident.
But no one knows exactly how many people have been killed by police in the US - because no government agency is keeping track.
Enter People Killed by Police, a compelling interactive data viz created by Brian Beltz, Mike Perez and Tim Ronan from 1 Point 21 Interactive. Brian Beltz recalls, "After reading story after story of people being... →