Tag: age pyramid

2013 – Walkable Age Pyramid

A walkable age pyramid of the German population. It was part of an exhibition on demographics by Atelier Brückner. The sculpture gives an impression how the distribution of age groups shifted between 1950 and 2010. For example, it shows how two world wars took out certain age groups and the lasting effect of the "Pillenknick" (the drop of birth rates due to the wide availability of "the pill"). Sources: Left photo: front view (time goes from the front to the back) picture taken by Michael […]

Added by: Yvonne Jansen. Category: Passive physical visualization  Tags: age pyramid, data sculpture, demographics, walkable


2017 – EuroGums: Edible Population Pyramids

Eurogums are edible population pyramids of the 28 EU member countries. Whereas 27 countries taste cherry-sweet, the UK Eurogum is rather sour, due to the referendum and Brexit. Also see our other entries on data-driven food. Source: meikl3D

Added by: Michael Stanka. Category: Passive physical visualization  Tags: age pyramid, brexit, data cuisine, europe, population


2021 – State of the World as Population Pyramids

-- The collection "State of the World" is composed of population pyramids and was created by Mathieu Lehanneur for the 2021 exhibition art basel - design miami. Each of the 100 sculptures encodes the population data of one country: age is encoded in rings from birth at the bottom to 100 years at the top; the width of each ring encodes the proportion of the population being of that age. each age pyramid reveals the particularities of a nation — the youth of chad, translated by the geometric […]

Added by: Yvonne Jansen, sent by: Loren Madsen. Category: Passive physical visualization  Tags: age pyramid, data sculpture, demographics, small multiple