The research exhibition “Speak to the Eyes” studies information visualization with a specific focus on the Late Ottoman and the Early Turkish Republic periods while also taking into account the history of informational design in the West. The research documents that as a method “graphics” were used deliberately and long before than commonly assumed for circulating and relaying quantitative information. The research also evaluates the consequences of these findings for the history of design.

Client → Studio-X Istanbul and Ömer Durmaz
Designer → Erman Yılmaz and Sarp Sözdinler
Services → Poster, Identity, Exhibition
Date → May/2017
Curator → Ömer Durmaz