Patrick Garvin

Garvin is a graphic artist in the Editorial Design department. He creates maps, charts, diagrams, timelines and other data visualizations for stories in every section of The Boston Globe and

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George Michael’s work had a unique, profound effect on LGBTQ people

By , Globe Staff

For members of the LGBTQ community, Michael was more than a singer or celebrity.

History of the proposed Green Line extension

By Nicole Dungca and , Globe Staff

Plans for the project date back decades.

The five ‘X-Files’ episodes you’ll want to watch

By , Globe Staff

If you’re new to the series or just want to brush up before it returns Sunday night, here’s your way in.

Your all-purpose guide to epic movies

By , Globe Staff

The encyclopedic depth of characters in “Star Wars” (and “Harry Potter” and “The Matrix” and so on) can be boiled down to these archetypes.