A collection of expressive, low-level visualization primitives for React

by Chris Williams & Harrison Shoff

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After 3 years of development, 2.5 years of production use at Airbnb, and a rewrite in TypeScript we are excited to announce the official 1.0 release of visx (formerly vx). You can find the project on GitHub and browse documentation and examples on airbnb.io.

At Airbnb, we made it a goal to unify our visualization stack across the company, and in the process we created a new project that brings together the power of D3 with the joy of React. Here are the advantages of visx:

  • Keep bundle sizes down. visx is split into multiple packages. Start small and use only what you need. …


By Chris Williams, Eli Brumbaugh, Jeff Feng, John Bodley, and Michelle Thomas

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Like many startups, the number of employees at Airbnb has grown significantly over the past several years. In parallel we have seen explosive growth in both the amount of data and the number of internal data resources: data tables, dashboards, reports, metrics definitions, etc. …

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