Tag: personal data

2012 – Meshu.io: Data Jewellery you can Order Online

A company lets you enter in cities you've been to and generates a physical mesh to order as a necklace, earrings, or cufflinks. Source: http://meshu.io/

Added by: Pierre Dragicevic, sent by: Moritz Stefaner. Category: Passive physical visualization  Tags: data jewellery, personal data, remote fabrication, trips


2015 – Life in Clay: Sharing Memories through Data Pottery

Alice Thudt, a PhD student in Computational Media Design, crafts pieces of pottery that embody data about moments she shared with her loved ones. Left image (2015): cereal bowls showing Skype-call history between Alice and her parents. On the front bowl, each line represents a day where they skyped. On the other bowl, each dot represents 10 min of call time. She offered a bowl as a present to her parents and kept the other one as a reminder to stay in touch every time she has breakfast. […]

Added by: Pierre Dragicevic. Category: Passive physical visualization  Tags: hand-made, mementos, memories, personal data, pottery, self-logging


2021 – Personal Data Physicalizations in Class

      Images created by students to represent their personal data. Refer to the publication below for image attributions. I describe the results of implementing a personal data physicalization assignment in an information visualization course for senior undergraduate and graduate students in computer science and software engineering. By collecting data about themselves and representing this data in physical forms, students were able to i) learn about data visualization, ii) […]

Added by: Charles Perin. Category: Passive physical visualization  Tags: teaching, personal data, physicalization, education