Data as art: the key to our identity

Data as art: the key to our identity

“What if we look back at this decade and think: this is the moment when we started to sort out what data meant to us?” Laurie Frick believes we’re living this moment right now. As a Data Artist, Laurie explores the intersection of data and design. She is forging a new...
Linking lobbyists and Chicago legislators

Linking lobbyists and Chicago legislators

A collaboration between Data for Democracy and data.world Our final visualization. Read on to see how we made it! Bribery, extortion, and wire fraud. Those are the charges filed against Willie Cochran, a Chicago alderman accused of stealing “at least $30,000...