The Shortlist: People, Language & Identity

This category holds a diverse array of human experiences and relationships - perhaps the hardest stuff of all to truthfully & beautifully visualize. These intrepid creators knock it out of the park. Read on for the shortlisted works in 'People, Language & Identity.'


How Hard Is It To Make A Believable Deepfake?

By ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation) - Tim Leslie - Reporter; Ben Spraggon - Designer; Nathan Hoad - Developer; Matthew Liddy - Editor


Flowers Of The Nation

By Rossiya Segodnya - Maria Potashova, Editor; Natalia Filimonova, Designer; Irina Kuvezenkova Designer;Denis Zaporozhan, Cartographer; Svetlana Kostyukova, Programmer; Vladimir Kononov, Programmer; Alexander Vershinin, Director; Anton Stepanov, Art Director


Switzer­land's In­sti­tu­tional Land­scape 1933–1980

By Density Design Research Lab at Politecnico di Milano - Andrea Benedetti; Paolo Ciuccarelli; Marco Dal Molin; Tommaso Elli; Ernst Guggisberg; Michele Invernizzi; Michele Mauri; Joséphine Métraux


How Life Has Changed For People Your Age

By ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation) - Ben Spraggon: Design and Illustration/Animation; Catherine Hanrahan: Reporting; Josh Byrd: Development; Matt Liddy: Editor


Brussels: A Lovely Melting Pot

By Karim Douieb -


She Said More

By Nesta - Cath Sleeman


A View On Despair

By Sonja Kuijpers - Studio Terp


If We All Left To “Go Back Where We Came From”

By Nathan Yau, FlowingData


Migration Waves

By National Geographic - Alberto Lucas López, Ryan Williams and Kaya Berne


Going Gray

By Reuters - Simon Scarr; Han Huang; Jin Wu; Manas Sharma


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I'm shortlisted - what happens next?

If you are on the Shortlist, expect an email from us with next steps - including information on your free tickets to our London ceremony, 20 November. If you haven't heard from us drop us a line to ensure we have an up-to-date contact for you.

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