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AGRA0316
Informaation visualisointi II

AGRA0316
Envisioning Information II


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Linklist according to the lecture: »Visual Explanations« on 27. oct.




In this lecture I might advert to the course
AGRA0315 Envisioning Information I (Informaation visualisointi I) from 10. feb. - 26. feb. 2009:

Here is the link to the lectures »Informaation visualisointi I«.



Tutorial: Food & Restaurant icons:

The fictitious engish version of the ›Nam Nam‹ Restaurant.



mapping secret deals:

The ›Conspiracy‹ Art of Mark Lombardi.
     NPR (National Public Radio), Washington, D.C. (USA)      english, article




make things visible:

The ›The Ebb and Flow of Movies‹: Box Office Receipts 1986 - 2008
     Baseline StudioSystems; Box Office Mojo, NYTimes.com (USA)      english, interactive




Official / unofficial language:

The ›The legible city‹: INOPERAbLE, Gallery
     Internationaler Graffiti- und Street-Art-Kongress, Vienna (AT)      gallery

›HipHop congress‹: Universität Bielefeld
     urban subculture, Bielefeld (GER)      gallery

›Doodle Art‹: campaign for the new O2 o tariff
     Telefónica O2 Germany GmbH & Co. OHG, Press Relations, Munich (GER)      press material




signs / signage

The ›Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices (MUTCD)‹
      United States Department of Transportation - Federal Highway Administration (USA)      english

The ›Substituting/Optimizing (variable) Message Signs for the Trans European Road Network (SOMS)‹
      International Institute for Information Design (EU)      english

›symbol signs‹ for modern life
     American Institute of Graphic Arts (AIGA), NY, USA      english, download

The ›Building Signage Symbols‹
      Ravi Poovaiah, Professor, IDC, IIT Mumbai(Bombay), India      english, download

›Resources on Signage Systems‹
      Ravi Poovaiah, Industrial design Centre, Indian Institute of Technology, Mumbai, India      english

›Pie charts for maps‹ TrueType symbol font
      Curtis Clark, Biological Sciences, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona (USA)      download




Comparative Test of Public Symbols

Results: ›Comparative Test of Public Symbols‹;      online survey to research the existing public symbols and pictogram standards.      online
The survey: ›Comparative Test of Public Symbols‹;      online survey to research the existing public symbols and pictogram standards.      online



The Domain of Images

Van Den Berg, Dirk J.: ›What is an image and what is image power?‹;      Online Magazine of the Visual Narrative - ISSN 1780-678X, K.U.Leuven (BE)      online



assembly instructions

›IKEA assembly instructions‹; a list of our assembly instructions for IKEA furniture.
     Inter IKEA Systems B.V. 1999 - 2008      english, download




Icon as form

›WMF 1‹; coffee pad machine and design object.
     WMF AG (Württembergische Metallwarenfabrik)      interactive, german




Visual Explanation Graphics

Example for »Common fate«: ›Air Traffic‹; swiss realtime air traffic radar,
     Diplomawork, Zürich School of Engeneering, Winterthur (CH)      interactive


›Gas prices will hit $4 a gallon by Labor Day‹; Crowdsourcing.      MSNBC.com      interactive
›Data Mining: Mapping The Blogosphere‹; Charting the most explosive social network, nearly 60 million blogs
     exist online: white dots represent individual blogs, sized according to number of links.      Matthew Hurst      gallery

›PolarClock 3.0‹; a clock.      pixelbreaker      flash
›The Shape of Song‹; drawings of musical patterns.      Martin Wattenberg, New York, digital artist      gallery
›Soaring Over the Bar‹; explaining the techniques on the high bar.      New York Times, NY, USA      interactive
›A Map of Olympic Medals‹; Click on a country for a list of its medal winners.      New York Times, NY, USA      interactive

›Periodic Table of Visualization Methods‹;      Prof. Dr. Martin Eppler, Faculty of Communication Sciences,
     Università della Svizzera italiana, Lugano (CH)
     flash

›Stairs to visual excellence‹;      Prof. Dr. Martin Eppler, Faculty of Communication Sciences,
     Università della Svizzera italiana, Lugano (CH)
     flash




e.g: Deadly Spanair Crash on Madrid Runway 20 Aug. 2008

›Death toll of Madrid plane crash raises to 154‹;
     Basque News and Information Channel      online TV

›Plane in Madrid crash a »workhorse« ‹;
     CNN Cable News Network. A Time Warner Company.      online News

David Alameda, ...: ›El accidente en el aeropuerto de Barajas, Madrid‹;
     El Mundo, ES, İ Mundinteractivos, S.A. · 20.08.2008      interactive · español




e.g: Nutritional information from McDonald's

›McDonaldsmenu.info-sivu‹;
     McDonald's Inc.      interaktiivinen, suomeksi

›McDonald's USA - Nutrition Spotlight‹;
     McDonald's USA      web

›Hungry for McDonald's Nutrition Information?‹;
     McDonald's USA      interactive




e.g: Beer sales

Sam Jones: ›Beer sales plunge...‹;
     The Guardian, UK, · Tuesday November 20 2007      online

›Headlines with pictograms‹;
     The Guardian, UK, · DTN Lab      online




Visual Elements

sharilyn wright and ›lovelydesign‹;      lovelydesign, Vancouver, Canada.
     shop

»Funkstörung« (German for ›transmission interference‹),      electronic dance music, Rosenheim, Germany.
     band webpage




Form an opinion

›Junk Charts‹; Recycling chartjunk as junk art      TypePad People      blog



self-study

Bernhard Pompe˙: ›Kommunikationsdesign als Konfliktlösung?‹;
     Möglichkeiten und Unmöglichkeiten von Kommunikationsdesign am Fallbeispiel Israel und Palästina
     ›Communication design as a solution to conflicts?‹;
     The possibilities and impossibilities of communication design taking the example of Israel und Palestine
     Masterthesis, Fakultät für Gestaltung der Hochschule Mannheim (D)      german

Victor Garcia: ›Private Greeting Card‹; 3D pop-up card;
      Victor Garcia, Graphic design; Buenos Aires, Argentina      english

Etienne-Jules Marey,
     pioneer of dynamic graphics and the graphical representation of movement and dynamic phenomena.
      La Cinémathèque française, Paris (F)      exposition web site, française

Elif Ayiter: ›The History of Visual Communication‹; from cave paintings to the computer...
     Elif Ayiter, Sabancı University, Istanbul, Turkey      english

Andreas Stötzner: ›Subject Order for Public Signage‹;
     Proposal for a general grouping of signage characters and symbols.
     Andreas Stötzner, Signographie, Pegau (D)      english, download, PDF

Grafikerler Meslek Kuruluşu / Turkey's Graphic Designer Union
     Grafikerler Meslek Kuruluşu, Istanbul, Turkey      türkçe

Mutabor Design GmbH, Germany (made the beer logos)
     german


Visual and Iconic Language Conference      University of New Mexico      english





Literature:

Brückner, Hartmut : ›Informationen gestalten‹ / ›Designing Information‹;
     Fachbereich Design der Fachhochschule Münster.      Hauschild H.M. GmbH, 2004; ISBN: 3-89757-223-0
     english, deutsch
Crow, David: ›Left to Right‹ the cultural shift from words to pictures.
     AVA Publishing, cop. 2006, ISBN-13: 978-2940373369      english
Crow, David: ›Visible signs‹ An Introduction to Semiotics.
     AVA Publishing, cop. 2003
      Lapin yliopiston kirjaston/Lapland University Library: Taidekirjasto, yleiskokoelma · TAID 655 Crow David
Few, Stephen: ›Information Dashboard Design: The Effective Visual Communication of Data‹
     O'Reilly Media, Inc., 2008; ISBN: 978-0596100162      english
Holmes, Nigel: ›Designer's Guide to Creating Charts and Diagrams‹
     Watson-Guptill Publications, 1991; ISBN: 978-0823013388      english
Holmes, Nigel: ›The best in diagrammatic graphics‹
     Mies: Rotovision , cop. 1993, ISBN: 2-88046-192-8
      Lapin yliopiston kirjaston/Lapland University Library: Taidekirjasto, yleiskokoelma · TAID 655 Holmes Nigel
IIDj, Institute for Information Design Japan (Editor): ›Information Design Source Book‹
     Birkhäuser Basel; 2005 ISBN: 978-3764371210      german, english
Jacobson, Robert (Editor): ›Information Design‹ Foreword by Richard Saul Wurman
     The MIT Press, 2000 ISBN: 978-0262600354      english
Klanten, Robert (ed.) / concept: Mutabor (Johannes Plass, Heinrich Paravicini): ›Lingua grafica‹
     Die Gestalten Verlag, Berlin, 2001, ISBN: 3931126595
      Lapin yliopiston kirjaston/Lapland University Library: Taidekirjasto, yleiskokoelma · TAID 655 Lingua grafica
Krampen, Martin; Götte, Michael; Kneidl, Michael: ›Die Welt der Zeichen‹ / ›The World of Signs‹
     Communication by Pictographs, incl. CD
     Av Edition. 2007; ISBN: 978-3-89986-086-3      english, deutsch
Lidwell, William: ›Universal principles of design‹;
     100 ways to enhance usability, influence perception, increase appeal, make better design decisions,
     and teach through design      Gloucester, Mass : Rockport , cop. 2003, ISBN: 1592530079
      Lapin yliopiston kirjaston/Lapland University Library: Taidekirjasto, yleiskokoelma · TAID 655 Lidwell William
Noble, Ian: ›Visual research‹; an introduction to research methodologies in graphic design
     AVA Publishing, cop. 2005; ISBN-13: 978-2940373208
      Lapin yliopiston kirjaston/Lapland University Library: Taidekirjasto, kurssikirjat ·TAID K Noble Ian
Orwell, George: ›Politics and the English Language‹;      essay, Horizon, April 1946
     online at Essays & Journalism

Peirce, Charles S.: ›Johdatus tieteen logiikkaan ja muita kirjoituksia‹
     Tampere : Vastapaino, 2001
      Lapin yliopiston kirjaston/Lapland University Library: Pääkirjasto, yleiskokoelma (1. krs) · A 16 Peirce Charles S.
Peirce, Charles S.: ›Peirce on signs‹: writings on semiotic
     Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, cop. 1991
      Lapin yliopiston kirjaston/Lapland University Library: Pääkirjasto, yleiskokoelma (1. krs)/Main Library 1st floor · A 003 Peirce Charles Sanders
Schröppel, Markus: Script: »Structuring information«;
     Informaation visualisointi I · Envisioning Information I, 2009      PDF, download

Schröppel, Markus: Script: »Thinking about signs«;
     Informaation visualisointi I · Envisioning Information I, 2009      PDF, download

Schröppel, Markus: Script: »The Transmission Model of Communication«;
     Informaation visualisointi I · Envisioning Information I, 2009      PDF, download

Sonesson, Göran: »Iconicity in the ecology of semiosis«;
     Nordic Association for Semiotic Studies, Lund (SWE)      english

Tufte, Edward R.: ›The cognitive style of PowerPoint‹;      ISBN: 0-961392150
      Lapin yliopiston kirjaston/Lapland University Library: For staff use only (ei lainata)
Tufte, Edward R.: ›Envisioning information‹;      ISBN: 0-961392118
      Lapin yliopiston kirjaston/Lapland University Library: Taidekirjasto, kurssikirjat · TAID K Tufte Edward R.
Tufte, Edward R.: ›The visual display of quantitative information‹;      ISBN: 0-9613921-4-2
      Lapin yliopiston kirjaston/Lapland University Library: Taidekirjasto, kurssikirjat · TAID K Tufte Edward R.
Tufte, Edward R.: ›Visual explanations : images and quantities, evidence and narrative‹;      ISBN: 0-961392126
      Lapin yliopiston kirjaston/Lapland University Library: Taidekirjasto, kurssikirjat · TAID K Tufte Edward R.
Woodtli, Martin: ›Woodtli‹;      Gestalten Verlag, ISBN:978-3-931126-55-1
      representative of the new design scene in Switzerland



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