Swiss Style Reboot

New perspectives on information design by Benjamin Bollmann

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Date

February 27, 2015 8:00 am - February 28, 2015 5:00 pm

Benjamin Bollmann, a Swiss journalist and communication expert who specializes in visual storytelling, came to Bangalore for a hands-on masterclass at the Srishti School of Art, Design and Technology on 27th February. He also gave a talk and presented his exhibition at the Construkt Festival on 28th February at WTC Bangalore. swissnex India supported this exceptional journalist who brings a new and innovative approach to journalism.

The exhibition explored the relevance of the graphic design principles developed in Switzerland in the 1950s for today’s infographics, data visualizations and interactive interfaces.

Benjamin Bollmann has developed infographics, data visualizations and exhibitions for diverse clients, including science, technology and health magazines, the Ecole polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL), the ABB Group, and the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO). His infographics projects have been repeatedly recognized internationally and featured in design publications such as “Designing News: Changing the World of Editorial Design and Information Graphics” (Gestalten, 2013).

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