Paul Kahn

Recent articles by Paul Kahn

The pandemic that launched a thousand visualisations

Issue 101, Summer 2021

Feature

Covid-19 has generated a growth in information design and an opportunity to compare different ways of visualising the impact of this deadly virus. By Paul Kahn

Data storytelling in late Victorian London

Issue 101, Summer 2021

Review

The design community is currently fascinated by data storytelling. Everyone wants to design visual tales…

Minard’s retirement plans

Issue 98, Spring 2019

Review

Sandra Rendgen’s The Minard System re-contextualises in book form for the first time the entire…

Information and emancipation

Issue 98, Spring 2019

Review

This book brings to light an audacious moment in the long career of civil rights…

Visual systems of life and death

Issue 101, Summer 2021

Feature

In this appendix to ‘The pandemic that launched a thousand visualisations’, Paul Kahn outlines more of the dynamic visual systems that help our understanding of Covid-19