1. 21:03 6th Jul 2011

    Notes: 93

    Reblogged from mappleton

    Tags: librariesgraphics

    Library Project Two: The Dewey Decimal System

    mappleton:

    The newest instalment in being my mother’s graphic design “servant,” I illustrated a series of posters that organise sections of the library according to the dewey decimal system.

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    The design was originally based off a Dewey set made by Susanna Ryan but needing different colour co-ordination and some illustration changes, we got permission to remake it. The original:

     
  2. 02:29 30th Jun 2011

    Notes: 2

    Reblogged from mappleton

    Tags: graphicsliterature

    mappleton:

    I’ve agreed to do a series of graphic design projects for my mother (because when someone gives birth to you, you don’t have much choice about giving them your free labour) that will adorn her new school library.

    Project One: George Orwell Tribute.

    If anyone deserves to have typographic artwork…

    Thanks, Maggie….

     
  3. (via Bryan Ku)

    Infographic documenting the final set of the 122nd Edition of the Wimbledon Championships Men’s Final between tennis giants Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer.”

    I love how a book is used….

    (Thx, Sam, for sharing this with me as we sit and watch Federer and Tsonga play right now.)

     
  4. (via How Shakespeare Changed Everything | Brain Pickings)
     
  5. 23:20 14th May 2011

    Notes: 387

    Reblogged from ilovecharts

    Tags: graphicsnarratives

    ilovecharts:

via russafterdark
     
  6. beyond-school:

(via U.S. NEEDS ONE MORE WAR FOR BINGO | SatireWire | dot.com.edy)
     
  7. Source: http://eksmo.ru/bookman/news/index.php?ELEMENT_ID=1124606 (via THE HOUSE CAT: Books - That is exactly how they work.)
Thanks, Sam, for passing this on…
     
  8. "After an initial process of data analysis from several data streams, six visualizations have been delineated that investigate different areas of interest and of relevance to the city of Singapore. The visualizations aim to provide greater understanding of some of the city’s dynamics." (via LIVE Singapore!)

    Very neat real-time data project on Singapore…..

     
  9. ilovecharts:

World Education Rankings
via christopherchristopher
     
  10. 08:38

    Notes: 69

    Reblogged from ilovecharts

    Tags: sportsgraphics

    image: Download

    ilovecharts:

The Portland Trailblazer injuries from 2009-2010. (via Dan Sweet)
This is a really cool idea. I’d like to see more of these. Maybe for this year’s Celtics.

A chart for you two basketball fanatics…

    ilovecharts:

    The Portland Trailblazer injuries from 2009-2010. (via Dan Sweet)

    This is a really cool idea. I’d like to see more of these. Maybe for this year’s Celtics.

    A chart for you two basketball fanatics…