Katherine Gillieson  Design & Writing

Information Everything, the exhibition of Information+

As part of Information+, I am co-curating the exhibition Information Everything (June 17 – July 30) with Gillian Russell (independent curator, PhD candidate in Design, RCA, London).

This exhibition will reflect on dynamic developments in the areas of information design and visualization, highlighting the work of practitioners who bring innovative and experimental approaches to negotiating information. To submit a work for consideration please refer to the submission requirements in the CFP below, or visit the website.


Information+ : June 16-18 2016

I am a co-organizer of Information+ : interdisciplinary practices in information design and visualization, a conference, exhibition and workshop event which will take place in at Emily Carr University of Art + Design in Vancouver, Canada, in June 2016.

The inaugural Information+ conference will bring together researchers and practitioners in information design and information visualization to discuss common questions and challenges in these rapidly changing fields. Information+ will be held at Emily Carr University of Art + Design in Vancouver, Canada. It will include three events: a two-day conference (June 16 and 17), one-day hands-on workshop (June 18), and an exhibition of information design and visualization projects (June 17 to July 30).

Here is the call for submissions for conference presentations. Please stay tuned for the call for submissions to the exhibition.

Plastic Bodies


Plastic Bodies: Rebuilding Sensation After Phenomenology by Tom Sparrow is the latest volume in the New Metaphysics book series. This is the fifth title in the series, and is designed once again in collaboration with artist Tammy Lu, and published by Open Humanities Press.