Data and Information Visualization are both a communication tool and device to relate phenomen and explore them. A phenomenon, especially if complex, it may be faced through the development of visual forms, just as the night sky has been simplified thanks to the invention of constellations.

DensityDesign is a research lab in the design department (INDACO) of the Politecnico di Milano, Italy made 6 infographics in following themes ; Education, Family and Society, Work, Health, Personal Security, and Environment. The aim of the project is to facilitate policy makers and citizens in making more conscious decisions.

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Men At Work

If you could get away with it, would you punch your boss in the face? How about a colleague? Would you stop working if you suddenly became so wealthy that you didn’t need the income? Have you ever been sexually harassed at work? Had sex with a coworker? These are a few questions asked 100,000 men. Here is the result.


The Dilemma of Overseas Chinese

Chinese living and working abroad have played an enormous role in the country's economic boom. For years, they have sent money back and offered hope to those at home during periods of calamity and chaos.
Chinese Artwork and Identity

Yet holding a foreign passport doesn't make these expatriates any less Chinese. Of all people, they are expected to be most attuned to the complex realities of life in China. When they fall short, they are treated with official suspicion and individual disdain.

$48 Billion Money sent by overseas workers back home to China in 2009.

This map shows where these chineses are today.

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