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Selected Category: Malofiej2011


The Death of Datavisualization in the News

No longer will it be enough to execute graphics with a certain wow-factor and then hope for the best.


The Aesthetics of Conversations – Paolo Ciuccarelli

MALOFIEJ 19. ‘Even if we have the perfect set of data, we should learn from people in social science. They know that numbers and figures will never really represent the phenomenon we’re looking at’


USA rules the infographic world

MALOFIEJ 19. Congratulations – and to the rest of the world: ‘Get to work this year …’


Details about the Malofiej19 Golden Graphics in Print

MALOFIEJ 19. When you have seen this video, you’ll realize that the judges this year were really into white paper


New York Times and National Geographic splits the Best of Show

Malofiej 19. The two US-publications really split the entire Malofiej-competition between them and the rest of the world.


Infographics and the Brain – Stephen Few

MALOFIEJ 2011. ‘The sad reality is, that most of the graphs that are printed today in the world do not work as effectively as those pioneering efforts of William Playfair long ago’


Simplicity, Depth, Context and Memorability – Alberto Cairo

MALOFIEJ 2011. We’re Information Engineers, because what we produce are tools – tools of understanding.


Same Principles – Different Forms, John Grimwade

MALOFIEJ 2011. Even if the iPad is coming hard on the infographics world, it will still be about the content, if you want to be succesful


Judges at work – President of the jury elected

MALOFIEJ 2011. I did hear an interesting proposal this year. Why not let go of the categories and simply choose the 100 best graphics entered?


Malofiej Workshop – The Opening

MALOFIEJ 2011. This year they have again decided to give up on the print/online-categories and have put all participants in one mixed group


Malofiej19 (2011) – the program is ready

MALOFIEJ 2011. We’re getting really close to leaving for Spain, and so it is with great pleasure that I found my continuous clicking into fruitful at last. The program is ready.


Infographics Conference in March #2

The classic springtime infographic extravaganza known as Malofiej. It’s in Pamplona, and it starts out March 20th