Graph Commons, Network Mapping Workshop
Thursday 4th and Friday 5th June, 2015, 11 am - 6 pm
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Graph Commons, Network Mapping Workshop

by Burak Arikan (artist), limited to 30 persons
on booking at

The workshop will focus on the design and understanding of complex networks through mapping and visual analysis in order to expand the individual’s thinking about the network as a creative medium. Starting from hand drawn simple graph diagrams, participants gradually build complex network models. Emphasis on network mapping, modeling, relational thinking, protocol authoring, centrality analysis, clustering analysis, and information design. Participants learn the most through observing and extracting networks from their area of interests, collaborative mapping, sketching, and discussing diagrams. Graph Commons is used at the workshops for visualization, group collaboration, and further sharing.

The two-day workshop is in English and it is recommanded to participants to bring their laptop. Furthermore, a film presentation of the workshop is visible here.
is used at the workshops for collaborative mapping and analysis. Workshop Archive


Network map of shared relationships of NGOs in France and Turkey including data from Migreurop, IHOP, HCA, and Amnesty. Created in the network mapping for civil society workshop in Istanbul, 2011.

1Umut Association Graph Commons Workshop. Istanbul, Turkey, Dec 2-3, 2014