Subtleties of Color

In this week's reading, Robert Simmon presents foundational color theory in the context of data visualization, specifically focusing on his extensive expertise in topographical map-making. In »

Interface and Interpretation

In the final chapters of Graphesis, Drucker extends her humanistic perspective on information visualization (and her humanistic critiques of visualizations' shortcomings and misuses) to the interface »

Ryan Best - Reading 1

Image, Interpretation, and Interface Write-Up Ryan Best In Image, Interpretation, and Interface, the first chapter of Graphesis, Johanna Drucker offers a broad-sweeping introduction to the origin, »


Scatter plots chart unique data points on the x and y axes. They are incredibly versatile and allow users to quickly discern patterns, correlations, relationships, and »