Visual Literacy

Additional Resources

Want to learn more about visual literacy? Access these additional resources to further your understanding about how to read, comprehend and write visual language.

“Visual Literacy: Why We Need It”

Toledo Museum of Art Director Brian Kennedy gave a TEDx talk in 2010 when serving as Director of the Hood Museum of Art at Dartmouth College titled “Visual Literacy: Why We Need It.”


“The beauty of data visualization”

David McCandless, data journalist and author of the book The Visual Miscellaneum, gave a TED talk in 2010 titled “The beauty of data visualization.”


How to Use Your Eyes by James Elkins

How to Use your Eyes book cover


Last Updated: 6/21/22