Matthew Picton makes amazing stuff on city shapes with paper and more!
This is a project a friend of mine did for a poster contest. It’s about the architecture of border fences, walls, defense facilities, etc. using the design of an ikea catalogue (unfortunately only in German).
I think it’s beautifully drawn but also makes a clear statement about the absurd objectiveness with which these “products” are marketed and set up.
Click on the picture to get to the website:
Beautiful map of wind speeds and patterns:
Check the gallery on the lower left for past wind patterns (including Hurricane Sandy)!
Some French guys run a study on the efficiency of physical visualization:
watch the youtube video here
Have a look on these infographics (the most important of the 19th century according visual.ly):
Amazing interactive visualization of color preferences by gender!