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.

Kahlil Joseph's BLKNWS

Kahlil Joseph's BLKNWS

A parallax swarm edit.

Setting Tangents Around A Circle

Delivered at the Walker Art Center.

Other work has appeared in The New Yorker, The New York Times, Wired, MSNBC, The Guardian, The Atlantic, New York Magazine, and the New Museum of Contemporary Art.