Herwig Scherabon

Atlas of Gentrification

Herwig Scherabon is an award-winning visual artist, who is currently based in Vienna. He works across various disciplines to materialise digital media. Herwig graduated with a Distinction in MDes Graphics in 2016.

Herwig has exhibited in Berlin, Paris, New York City and Vienna. In the last two years his focus has moved towards a more immersive and sensual application of digital material.

The Atlas of Gentrification is a collection of data visualisations, graphs and maps which respond to the phenomenon of gentrification and related issues, such as segregation and income inequality.


European Design Award 2017
Information is Beautiful Award 2016
Print Futures Award 2016


The Guardian – The Art of Gentrification
Eye Magazine – To Tackle Urban Issues
Creative Review – What Gentrification Looks Like
Digital Arts – Harsh Stories of Inequality