Will Scully-Power

Meet Chris Jordan…
January 29, 2009, 7:01 am
Filed under: Data, Visualisation | Tags:



This is a very very cool video. If you have a spare 10mins, I recommend you watch it.

Chris Jordan works consist of large-format, long-zoom artworks of some mind-blowing data about various US statistics.

His super-sized images picture some almost unimaginable statistics, from the astonishing number of paper cups we use every single day, to the amount of breast augmentation surgeries.

In his talk, he shows a few examples, and describes why he is obsessed by representing such anonymous, enormous statistics into a visual language that can be “felt”.

Watch the video:  http://au.youtube.com/watch?v=f09lQ8Q1iKE


Leave a Comment so far
Leave a comment

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: