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5W helps companies from all over the world to improve the clarity and efficiency of their visual displays of information, from magazine graphics to corporate communications.

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The Power of Infographics 3 workshop in Singapore

Posted on August 17th, 2015 by Juan Velasco

The Power of Infographics 3 workshop in Singapore

Our Power of Infographics two-day workshop in Singapore proved so popular in its January and May editions that we are coming back for the third time on September 29 and 30. The event is hosted by our friends at Methodology in partnership with Gestalten, the German publishers and specialists in visual culture. 5W’s co-founder Juan Velasco (formerly Graphics Art Director at The New York Times and ex-Art Director of National Geographic magazine) will offer a comprehensive review of the field of information graphics and data visualization, both in print and online. Continue reading

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Book List – Recent books featuring 5W's work

  • "Infographic Designers’ Sketchbook" cover

    Infographic Designers' Sketchbook

    By Steven Heller and Rick Landers Info
  • "The Best American Infographics 2014" cover

    The Best American Infographics 2014

    By Gareth Cook and Nate Silver Info
  • "Data Flow 2" cover

    Data Flow 2

    By Robert Klanten, Sven Ehmann, Nicolas Bourquin and Thibaud Tissot Info
  • "Around the World" cover

    Around the World

    By Andrew Losowsky, Sven Ehmann and Robert Klanten Info
  • "Design for Information" cover

    Design for Information

    By Isabel Meirelles Info
  • "Information Graphics" cover

    Information Graphics

    By Sandra Rendgen and Julius Wledemann Info
  • "Understanding the World" cover

    Understanding the World

    By Sandra Rendgen and Julius Wledemann Info