Knowledge is Beautiful
Taking infographics and data-visualisation to the next level, this rich 256-page book visualises captivating and intriguing patterns and connections across art, science, health and pop.
Covering everything from dog breeds and movie plots to timelines of the far future and the complexity of relationships of the Middle East, this stunning book unveils the intricate, invisible and sometimes hilarious stories lurking in the data, information & knowledge surrounding us. Also published in German, French, Korean and Mandarin Chinese.
“Thought-provoking as well as startlingly attractive”— Wall St Journal
“Elegant & often playful infographics which bring to life information too complex or abstract to grasp any way but visually”— The Guardian
Information is Beautiful
Amazingly, Information is Beautiful has been published across the world in nine languages plus a Kindle edition.
“Unbelievably brilliant” – Vogue
“Lovingly crafted and informative; a handsome book that anyone would be grateful to receive” – The Independent on Sunday
“In this intriguing book, David McCandless presents a cavalcade of compelling and colourful graphics, each one innovative in its attempt to offer a new perspective on some of our most pervasive twenty-first century obsessions” – Time Out