Loading…

Jer Thorp:
Make data more human

TEDxVancouver · 17:29 · Filmed Nov 2011
Watch next...
Hans Rosling: Global population growth, box by box
arrow

Share this idea

206,543
Total views

Jer Thorp creates beautiful data visualizations to put abstract data into a human context. At TEDxVancouver, he shares his moving projects, from graphing an entire year’s news cycle, to mapping the way people share articles across the internet.

Data artist
Jer Thorp’s work focuses on adding meaning and narrative to huge amounts of data as a way to help people take control of the information that surrounds them. Full bio
This talk was presented to a local audience at TEDxVancouver, an independent event. TED editors featured it among our selections on the home page.

Discuss

59 comments

Enthusiastically agree? Respectfully beg to differ? Have your say here.

2000 characters remaining
Don't have an account? Sign up now — it's fast and free.
Sort comments by
There are currently no comments for this talk.