Canvas Print

Famous Writers' Sleep Habits and Literary Productivity

by Accurat

Fine art print on bright white, fine poly-cotton blend, matte canvas using latest generation Epson archival inks. Individually trimmed and hand stretched museum wrap over 1-1/2" deep wood stretcher bars. Includes wall hanging hardware.


In this visualization the wakeup times of famous writers for whom the data was available, based on various interviews and biographies, are correlated with their literary productivity as measured by number of works published and major awards received. Since the length of a writing career influences the volume of literary output and the historical time frame determines the awards he or she could have received, the lifespan of each writer is also indicated for context. 

Concept and direction by Maria Popova 
Design and research by Accurat
Portraits by Wendy MacNaughton 

Created for

A third of the proceeds are being donated to Room to Read (
For better readability we suggest a print size of 14" x 23" or more.

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