Some artists work with paint, clay, or paper.  Stefanie Posavec likes to use data as her raw material to work with. The UK-based designer and artist specializes in representing data using illustration, visualization tools, or art. Let’s take a look at a few of her design and art projects.

Air transformed: touching air

An evolving necklace that you can use to visualize the quality of air in Sheffield.



Air transformed: seeing air

Part of the same project, these glasses allow you to visualize the quality of air in Sheffield.




Alice in Wonderland book cover

A book cover designed using the artworks of Yayoi Kusama. The dot patterns don’t just stay on the covers, but have infiltrated the layout to make the texts go slightly awry.



Book cover design for Haruki Murakami’s 1Q84

A limited edition of Murakami’s book designed in collaboration with Simon Rhodes and Kristen Harrison.


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Mirko Humbert

Mirko Humbert is the editor-in-chief and main author of Designer Daily and Typography Daily. He is also a graphic designer and the founder of WP Expert.