Our global data-visualisation awards is gathering pace. Entries coming in thick and fast. Over $25,000 in prize money to give away.
I’m honoured to present a stellar first-wave of judges to review your work:
Legendary graphic designer, computer scientist, artist and educator. President of the Rhode Island School of Design. Author of the Laws of Simplicity and Creative Code. Named the “Steve Jobs of academia” by Forbes. I could go on. I won’t.
He’s here: @johnmaeda // maedastudio.com
Of killer map-making and data-visualization studio Stamen. They won last year’s “Best Studio” prize and would probably clean up this year too. So we asked them to ‘ascend’ to the panel. Cunning.
Nice: @stamen // stamen.com
Author of best-selling infographics book Information is Beautiful, data-journalist, information designer and writer of this slightly hagiographic paragraph.
Here: @infobeautiful // davidmccandless.com
Founding partner of The Partners and the youngest ever president of D&AD, Aziz is a leading design-industry figure with more than 30 years of experience in corporate design & branding. Here: Kantar.com
London-based designer and art-director. Long term practitioner of data-visualisation and other dark data arts. Rennown book designer. Currently artists-in-residence at Facebook. Web: @stefpos // It’s Been Real
Yes you. You will be able to take your seat as a ‘meta-judge’ on the panel via an online peoples’ vote. Make your choice count.
Let them see what you’ve got.
Follow @infobeautyaward for updates.