"Prominence"

Data visualization using Adobe Illustrator, 2020

A data visualization the top 30 mountains in the world according to their prominence

digital / print, 40''*40'' 

A data visualization of the prominence of the top 30 mountains in the world. On the bottom are organic colored outlines of mountains in a descending order based on their prominence, compared with their elevations in dark grey shapes at the back. This piece introduces a important terminology -- prominence -- in mountaineering with both explanations in words and illustrative graphs.