Forever Petőfi, 2019

Interactive data visualization for the Petőfi Literary Museum

Translations of Sándor Petőfi’s Works

This installation, commissioned by the Petőfi Literary Museum, presents the translations of Sándor Petőfi’s various works in numerous languages and countries. Visitors can see and explore the information in three different data visualizations.

Around the Globe

In this view, visitors can explore the translations by country on an interactive 3D globe. You can navigate around the globe and see which translations were published in the selected country.


This interactive timeline allows visitors to go in time from Petőfi’s days to today and see when translations of his work were published and where. This view focuses on how Petőfi’s popularity has shifted over time and place.

Wall of Covers

This view presents visitors with a three-dimensional wall made up of the covers of the various editions of translations of Petőfi. This is a visually immersive part of the application, where you can explore the various visual interpretations and depictions of Petőfi and his oeuvre.