Notes from the Classroom: Three Data Visualization Experts

It’s always inspiring to hear from people who love what they do. Our Data Visualization Studio class was fortunate to welcome three (remote) guest speakers: Luís Melgar, Julia Wolfe and Maarten Lambrechts. I want to share my notes and takeaways both as a reminder for myself and to share with anyone learning more about data [...]

Data Illustrator: What I Love and Hate

Early in the semester, Professor Cairo introduced us to Data Illustrator, an open source tool that was designed to create data visualizations and infographics without programming. My first graphic using Data Illustrator: This was for a class exercise. I used data already provided by Data Illustrator so I could get a feel for how to [...]