Opposites Attract: The Art and Science of Data Visualisation
Andy Kirk, 8 May 2013
Andy talked about the landscape of data visualisation, particularly examining the fine line between form and function, assessing the different styles and functions of designs that exist to fulfil varying purposes.
He presented examples, inviting the audience to consider the variety of contexts and intentions behind current data visualisation work.
Andy Kirk is a UK-based freelance data visualisation architect, consultant, training provider, and author. His first book Data Visualization: a successful design process was published in December 2012. He edits a popular blog visualisingdata.com to share techniques, resources, applications and best practices for this exciting discipline.