Eric Fischer’s social maps show world in a new light

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Much like the pointillist paintings of Seurat, the “visualizations” of Eric Fischer, AB’95, require the viewer to step back and ponder the bigger picture.

Composed of data plots instead of oil dots, Fischer’s vivid maps of race, traffic, tourism, and crime across the world have drawn international acclaim — each saying something different about ethnicity, commerce, and travel.

via Eric Fischer’s social maps show world in a new light.

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