Jonathan Harris is a digital artist known for his work with data visualization and storytelling. He is the creator of seminal interactive projects, including We Feel Fine, 10x10, The Whale Hunt, Wordcount, and I Love Your Work, and is the founder of the storytelling community Cowbird.
Harris studied computer science with Brian Kernighan and photography with Emmet Gowin at Princeton University. A past fellow at Fabrica and the winner of three Webby Awards, Harris has also been recognized by AIGA, Ars Electronica, and the state of Vermont, for which he codesigned the state quarter. His projects have been exhibited at the Museum of Modern Art, Centre Georges Pompidou, and the Victoria and Albert Museum, and his TED talks have been viewed over two million times. Print magazine named him a “New Visual Artist” the World Economic Forum named him a “Young Global Leader” in 2009; and TIME magazine named his project Cowbird one of the fifty best websites of 2012.
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