Lessons Learned From Creating Physical Data Visualizations

Richie Lionell
Jul 31, 2019 · 6 min read

By Richie & Pratap

‘The Humans of the Hackathon’ — created by Pratap, Richie & Sainath is a physical visualization of participation at the July
‘The Humans of the Hackathon’ — created by Pratap, Richie & Sainath is a physical visualization of participation at the July hackathon conducted at Gramener, Inc

We’ve had the luxury of hosting a hackathon every month at Gramener (a data storytelling company) and in July we tried our hands at creating physical data visualization outputs. We’ve been wanting to create physical visualizations just for fun, for we believe that these often frowned upon “fun” activities could just produce the seed for your…