Posts Tagged ‘infosthetics’

CIID on infosthetics

April 30, 2009


Kevin and Marcin have written a really nice article on  The article is a sum up of the data visualization class we took at CIID back in November taught by Shawn Allen.

” Under supervision of Shawn Allen from Stamen Design, the students were given a two week long class in data visualisation. Many students had no previous experience in programming or data visualization but managed to create a wide range of applications that used different approaches to deal with large amount of information. They got a crash course in Actionscript 3, lectures in how to approach Data Visualization as a discipline and details on how to connect and parse information from the UN Data site.” Read the whole article here.