Data visualisation and infographics are omnipresent in the magazines and web pages we read. Theo Deutinger's 'Handbook of Tyranny' boils down the world's cruel nature into stark illustrations. It is nothing less than a quantification of the world's oppressive measures - the boundaries, walls, travel bans and barriers - which hamper human transit and freedom.
it is, as publisher Lars Muller states, "a shattering and stirring" experience. Soberly executed and rendered in a nuance defying black, white and red, this document is both a work of incredible graphic design and a persuasive call to arms.