Data Visualization


Parsons Students Take Home Top Prize at MLBAM Hackathon

When it comes to imagining “the future of the sports fan experience,” Parsons School of Design blows away the competition. Recently, students from Parsons MFA Design and Technology and MS Data Visualization programs took home the top prize in the Data Visualization category at MLBAM Hackathon, a weekend-long event at…

Parsons Partners with UNDP on Economic Inequality in Africa Report

The New York-based school will provide data visualization tools for the Regional Bureau’s upcoming report on economic inequality in Africa, scheduled for release in early 2017. This announcement formalizes a relationship between UNDP Africa and Parsons that began in early 2015 with the launch of the Data Visualization…

Data Viz Event – No vizualisation is an island.

Hadley Wickham November 17 The Auditorium at 12th Street, 66 West 12th Street, lobby, 6:30pm Visualisation doesn’t occur in isolation: you must get the data, process it, and often model it. In this talk, Hadley will explore these themes in the context of his work. He will discuss…

UNDP Africa Human Development Report Partnership

Partnering with the United Nations Development Programme on Africa Human Development, Parsons Data Visualization students investigate how gender inequality impacts economics on a micro- and macro level.

MS Data Visualization Lecture: Richard The & Frédéric Eyl

Wednesday, March 2, 2016 at 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm Theresa Lang Community and Student Center, Arnhold Hall 55 West 13th Street, Room I202, New York, NY 10011 Spacecraft, stickers and swear words. Aesthetic situations in the works of TheGreenEyl Typically, visual communication, and visualization in…

Lev Manovich – Visualizing Instagram data: selfies, cities and protests, March 30th

How can we explore patterns in massive amounts of visual user-generated content such as billions and images and video on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter?