Lauren Thorson / Plotting a Blackout

Data-visualization of the blackout that followed the earthquake in Japan.

Above: Lauren Thorson, 15″ X 20″ (2011). Created with data collected by NOAA satellites, this print is produced by a mechanical plotter and a black BIC pen. The print also features Lauren’s Galvan typeface, specifically designed for the plotter process, and recently recognized by the 2011 Minnesota AIGA Design Awards.




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Lauren Thorson, Plotting a Blackout. http://goo.gl/VF91l #processing #design #typography

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Lauren Thorson, Plotting a Blackout. http://goo.gl/VF91l #processing #design #typography – @Geotypografika

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