Want to see some of the best data-visualizations of the last year? Need inspiration for your data-design work? Fancy having your mind-grapes blended into psychedelic slurry?

See the longlist for the Kantar Information is Beautiful awards.

Data-visualisations. Infographics, Motion info-graphics, Interactives. Tools.

Thank you everyone for entering your great work. Astonished and humbled by the quality and breadth. Also, secretly, a little bitter. The high quality means judging will be 100x more time-consuming and heart-rending.

Luckily, legendary design genius John Maeda helms our stellar panel this year.

We’ll be opening the readers’ vote very shortly. Stay tuned and start scouting your favourites…