– Papers and Text Contributions –


 

Making-of – Infographics and the Designer’s New Role” in: Schaubilder
Edited by Thomas Thiel
Published by Sternberg Press, Berlin, May 2013
English/German, ISBN 978-3-943365-73-3

Excerpt:

[…] The increased user activity not only makes a valuable contribution to democratizing knowledge transfer, it at the same time generates enormous quantities of data. To enable effective re-use of such large amounts of data, it should be visualized in a way that also simplifies it.

This is where designers and information designers play an important role, for this paradigm shift and the ensuing social changes constitute a new and experimental field. The aim of information design is not merely the visualization of data and information but more the development of an adequate visual language, as well as an approach to knowledge processing that can keep pace with contemporary developments.

The infographic is an apt medium, which shapes and characterizes the media aspect of our knowledge-based society. Also, at the interface of diverse disciplines and media, the design of infographics can foster new visual forms of information processing and knowledge transfer. […]


– Co-Edited Books –


Works 2001 – 2019, Joël Tettamanti
Edited by N. Bourquin, S. Ehmann
Published by Benteli, Zürich, October 2014
English/German, ISBN: 978-3-7165-1807-6
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Data Flow 2, Visualizing Information in Graphic Design
Edited by N. Bourquin, S. Ehmann, R. Klanten, T. Tissot
Published by Gestalten, Berlin, March 2010
English, ISBN: 978-3-89955-278-2
German, ISBN: 978-3-89955-295-9
French, ISBN: 978-3-89955-296-6
Spanish, ISBN: 978-3-89955-297-3

Data Flow 1, Visualizing Information in Graphic Design
Edited by N. Bourquin, S. Ehmann, F. van Heerden, R. Klanten, T. Tissot
Published by Gestalten, Berlin, September 2008
English, ISBN: 978-3-89955-217-1

Arabesque, Graphic Design from the Arab World and Persia
Edited by N. Bourquin, B. Wittner, S. Thoma
Published by Gestalten, Berlin, March 2008
English, ISBN: 978-3-89955-206-5

Local Studies, Joël Tettamanti
Edited by N. Bourquin, S. Ehmann
Published by etc. publications, Berlin, October 2006
English/German/French, ISBN: 978-3-00-020282-7

Altitude, Contemporary Swiss Graphic Design
Edited by N. Bourquin, C. Mareis, R. Klanten
Published by Gestalten, Berlin, October 2006
English/German/French, ISBN: 978-3-89955-160-0

Tres Logos
Edited by N. Bourquin, T. Geiger, R. Klanten
Published by Gestalten, Berlin, October 2006
English/German, ISBN: 978-3-89955-158-7

Dos Logos
Edited by N. Bourquin, R. Klanten
Published by Gestalten, Berlin, October 2004
English/German, ISBN: 978-3-89955-055-9

Los Logos
Edited by N. Bourquin, R. Klanten, M. Mischler
Published by Gestalten, Berlin, September 2002
English/German, ISBN: 978-3-931126-92-6


– Work and Interviews published (selection) –


Magazines and Newspapers


Australia
Desktop Magazine

France
Etapes Magazine

Germany
Page
Slanted
Some Magazine
Süddeutsche Zeitung
Frankfurter Rundschau
Tagesspiegel
Bauwelt
On Display

Hong Kong
IdN

Italy
Domus
IL–Intelligence in lifestyle
Innovation Valley

Japan
idea magazin
+81

Korea
Graphic
Elle
Hanatour’s Traveller

Luxembourg
Nico Magazine

The Netherlands
Items Magazine

Switzerland
Tages Anzeiger

United Kingdom
Herald Tribune
The Independent
Eye
Grafik
Wallpaper
Design Week Magazine

USA
Wall Street Journal
ID–International Design Magazine


Books


Designing News – Changing the World of Edoitorial Design and Information Graphics
(Francesco Franchi, Gestalten, Berlin, DE)

Visual Storytelling – Inspiring New Visual Language
(Gestalten, Berlin, DE)

Berlin Subjective – Directory issues 1–4
(Adeline Mollard, Berlin DE)

The Most Beautiful German Books of 2009
(Stiftung Buchkunst, Frankfurt, DE)

Gestaltung, Typografie etc. – Ein Handbuch
(Niggli, Zürich, CH)

Extra – Experimentellen Druckveredelung
(Birkhäuser Verlag, Basel CH)

Materials Process Print
(Laurence King Publishing, London, UK)

Turning Pages – Editorial Design for Print Media
(Gestalten, Berlin, DE)

Left Right Up Down – New Directions in Signage
and Wayfinding (Gestalten, Berlin, DE)

Data Flow 2 – Visualizing Information
in Graphic Design (Gestalten, Berlin, DE)

Regular – Graphic Design Today
(Gestalten, Berlin, DE)

Fully Booked – Design for Books
(Gestalten, Berlin, DE)

Impressive – Printmaking, Letterpress
and Graphic Design (Gestalten, Berlin, DE)

Tactile – High Touch Visuals
(Gestalten, Berlin, DE)

Serialize – Family Faces and Variety in Graphic Design
(Gestalten, Berlin, DE)

Altitude – Contemporary Swiss Graphic Design
(Gestalten, Berlin, DE)

Sonic – Visuals for Music
(Gestalten, Berlin, DE)

Type One – Discipline and Progress in Typography
(Gestalten, Berlin, DE)

Los Logos
(Gestalten, Berlin, DE)

Benzin – Swiss Graphic Design
(Zürich, CH)