Information Visualization:

Tufte, E. R. (2006), Beautiful Evidence, Graphics Press.

Tufte, E. R. (2001), The Visual Display of Quantitative Information, 2nd edition, Graphics Press.

Tufte, E. R. (1997), Visual Explanations: Images and Quantities, Evidence and Narrative, Graphics Press.

Tufte, E. R. (1990), Envisioning Information, Graphics Press.

Bertin, J. (2010), Semiology of Graphics: Diagrams, Networks, Maps, ESRI Press.                                                                                

McCandless, D. (2014), Knowledge Is Beautiful: A Visual Miscellaneum of Compelling Information, Harper Design.

Yau, N. (2011), Visualize This: The FlowingData Guide to Design, Visualization, and Statistics, Wiley.

Yau, N. (2013), Data Points: Visualization That Means Something, Wiley.


Open Data:

 Joshua Tauberer, (2012) Open Government Data

Guardian Data journalism




Reas, C. & Fry, B. (2007), Processing: A Programming Handbook for Visual Designers and Artists, The MIT Press.

Shiffman, D. (2012), The Nature of Code: Simulating Natural Systems with Processing, The Nature of Code.

Shiffman, D. (2008), Learning Processing: A Beginner’s Guide to Programming Images, Animation, and Interaction (Morgan Kaufmann Series in Computer Graphics), Morgan Kaufmann.

Fry, B. (2008), Visualizing Data: Exploring and Explaining Data with the Processing Environment, O’Reilly Media.

Pearson, M. (2011), Generative Art, Manning Publications. (download link, tutorials, documentation) (download link, tutorials, documentation)

tutorials by Guillaume Labelle on the Organicites web page




General web sites:

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