Information Design
Infographics
Information Visualizations
Visual Journalism
Visual Systems

The World as Flatland is an information design studio based in Amsterdam, Netherlands. We design information and make complexity accessible. Our objective is to derive additional knowledge by organising, combining, condensing and visualising complex data.
Gerlinde Schuller founded The World as Flatland. She is specialized in information design and visual journalism.

On the site map you find an overview
of our projects, texts and press material.


Our clients include, among others:
Aegon N.V. (NL)
Amsterdam City Archives (NL)
APG Group (NL)
Canadian Centre for Architecture (CA)
Design Academy Eindhoven (NL)
De Telefoongids BV (NL)
DutchCulture (NL)
European Cultural Foundation (NL)
Free University Berlin (D)
Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (USA)
Landesentwicklungsgesellschaft NRW (D)
Lars Müller Publishers (CH)
Netherlands Architecture Institute (NL)
The Netherlands Institute for Social Research (NL)
NRC Handelsblad (NL)
Parsons Institute for Information Mapping (USA)
Stedelijk Museum Breda (NL)
Stroom – Center for visual arts and architecture (NL)
Volume architecture magazine, Amsterdam (NL)
Vrij Nederland, Amsterdam (NL)
Wegener Suurland BV, Eindhoven (NL)


The World as Flatland
Karel Doormanstraat 127
1055 VE Amsterdam
The Netherlands
T. 0031 20 489 30 81
studio(at)theworldasflatland.net