• Atlas of the Invisible: Maps & Graphics That Will Change How You See the World

Atlas of the Invisible: Maps & Graphics That Will Change How You See the World

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Discover the Hidden Patterns in Human Society with Data Visualization

Winner of the British Cartographic Society Award 2021, the John C Bartholomew Award for Thematic Mapping 2021, and the Stanfords Award for Printed Mapping 2021, Atlas of the Invisible is an extraordinary work of data visualization that challenges what an atlas can be. Award-winning geographer-designer team James Cheshire and Oliver Uberti use cutting-edge visualization techniques to transform vast amounts of data into rich maps and graphics, revealing insights about our past, present, and future.

Transforming Data into a Rich Visual Journey

"Maps, as we know, are the ultimate graphic organizers of information, but for too long, too many people have seen them as boring, static, old-fashioned even. James and Oliver's work blows that perception away - not only are the maps and graphics technically astounding, but they also tell stories, tease out patterns and make us think afresh about our world." - Michael Palin

Through an inquisitive approach, Cheshire and Uberti explore the world we live in by mapping and visualizing data to discover hidden patterns that go unseen in our everyday lives. They examine global levels of happiness and anxiety, track the networks of cell towers and undersea cables that connect us, explore the scars of geopolitical conflict, and highlight the effects of a warming planet on natural disasters and religious pilgrimage.

The Promise and Peril of Data

Atlas of the Invisible challenges the reader to consider the promises and perils of data in a newly visible world. The data collected and visualized in the book reveals both the beauty and the danger that come from understanding the patterns of our world. This stunning collection of maps and graphics provides a unique perspective on the world around us and invites readers to see the world in a new way.

Empowering Readers with Knowledge to Change the World

As a Rebel Renaissance product, Atlas of the Invisible aligns with our mission of championing independent thought and artistic expression that challenges the status quo. The book's focus on revealing hidden patterns and insights that are often overlooked or ignored makes it a perfect addition to the collection of outlawed and alternative books, art, and prints we offer. It inspires critical thinking, creativity, and rebellion against oppressive forces.

Join the Community of Like-Minded Individuals

Atlas of the Invisible is a must-read for open-minded individuals, groups of fringe societies, anti-establishment types, and anyone who is willing to find truth. It promotes individualism and self-expression while also promoting a sense of community among those who share our values. By reading this book, you become part of a community of like-minded individuals who share a passion for cultural revolution and the tools to make their voices heard.

Product Details

  • Price: £23.75
  • Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
  • Publish Date: 2 September 2021
  • Language: English
  • Type: Hardback
  • EAN/UPC: 9781846149719
  • BIC Categories: Graphic design
In a decaying society, art, if it is truthful, must also reflect decay. And unless it wants to break faith with it's social function, art must show the world as changeable. And help to change it. - Ernst Fischer
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