Visualized: Peter Saville and the Origin of Unknown Pleasures

Data Visualization Reinterpreted by VISUALIZED from VISUALIZED on Vimeo.

This video is the first in a series on the language of data and its impact on culture. The videos have been created for the VISUALIZED conference, Nov 8 & 9, 2012, in New York City.To celebrate, VISUALIZED interviewed graphic designer Peter Saville about his iconic cover art for Joy Division‘s 1979 debut, Unknown Pleasures. The video touches on the image’s origin, usage and lasting impact.