Josh Begley

Josh Begley

Data artist, filmmaker, app developer


Officer Involved

Officer Involved - Josh Begley

A visualization of police violence. Introduction by Teju Cole.

Concussion Protocol

A short film produced by Laura Poitras.

Fatal Migrations

Fatal Migrations - Josh Begley

A collaboration with Daniel Alarcón.

Best of Luck With The Wall

A visualization of the US-Mexico border.

The News is Breaking

Every New York Times front page since 1852.


Metadata 2017 - Josh Begley

An iPhone app.

Prison Map

Prison Map - Josh Begley

What does the geography of incarceration in the United States look like?



Real-time and historical data about every reported United States drone strike.



A list of payments made by the U.S. military in Afghanistan, 2003-2013.



The race question on every U.S. census.


Redlining California

Redlining maps overlaid on California cities. - Josh Begley

The visual vernacular of NYPD surveillance.

The Drone Papers

The Drone Papers: A Visual Glossary - Josh Begley

A visual glossary.

Snowden Archive

The CIA Campaign to Steal Apple's Secrets - Jeremy Scahill and Josh Begley

The CIA Campaign to Steal Apple's Secrets.

Subject of the Dream

Subject of the Dream

A Toni Morrison collage.

Archives + Absences

Archives + Absences - Josh Begley

An iPhone app.

MLK Boulevard

MLK Boulevard

A hyperlapse video of thirty-three streets named after Dr. King. - Josh Begley

How do you measure a military footprint?

Movement for Black Lives

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Officer Involved (Reprise)

A visualization of police violence using Google Street View.


Delivered at the Walker Art Center.