The Lives of Famous People Rendered in Minimalist Flowcharts

#Art

Thu, Nov 1st, 2012 20:00 by capnasty NEWS

On her website brain pickings, Maria Popova has posted this gallery of minimalist pictogram posters showcasing the lives of famous people -- from Darth Vader to Jesus.

From Milan-based creative agency H-57 comes this brilliant series of minimalist pictogram posters for the life-and-times of famous characters, both fictional and historical, from Darth Vader to Marie Antoinette to Jesus -- part Isotype, part Everything Explained Through Flowcharts, part something entirely and ingeniously its own.

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