Joy Division's Unknown Pleasures cover art is featured in a new video series about the visualization of data and its impact on culture. The video, created for an upcoming Visualized conference happening next month in New York City, features creator Peter Saville discussing the artwork, which is a signal from a pulsar that was lifted from the Cambridge Encyclopedia of Astronomy. Watch the short video below.
Head over to The Creators Project to read a full feature on the iconic Unknown Pleasures cover.
Visualized explores the evolution of communication at the intersection of big data, storytelling and design and is taking place November 8th and 9th in New York City.