- Current position
- Founder and Creative Director at Joshua Davis | Studios
- Media Arts
- Personal web
Since 1995, Joshua Davis, an American designer, technologist, author and artist in new media, has made a career as an image maker using programming, he writes his own code, to produce interactions with users and to generate visual compositions according to rule-based, randomized processes.
Davis had a role in designing the visualization of IBM’s Watson, the intelligent computer program capable of answering questions, for the quiz show Jeopardy
His work has been inducted into the Smithsonian’s Cooper Hewitt Design Museum, National Design Triennial 2006 “Design Life Now”, and has work in the permanent collection of the Whitney Museum of American Art.
Since 2000, he has lectured globally about his work, inspirations and motivations at museums, galleries, institutions, art festivals, etc… and has spoken at the TED (2005) and 99U (2013) conferences about his career in algorithmic image making and open source.
Founder / Creative Director
Joshua Davis | Studios
January 2003 – Present | New York
Media Arts Director
October 2013 – October 2016
Creative Director of Physical Spaces
Code and Theory
January 2013 – September 2013
Professor, Dynamic Media
School of Visual Arts MFA Computer Art
2003 – 2013
Senior Design Technologist
1999 – 2001