Jonathan Nesci - Developer in Tokyo

Jonathan Nesci

I'm a developer in Tokyo, Japan

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About me

I am a designer & technologist who has worked on participative installations, immersive environments, data visualization, and various other kinds of projects involving custom software and hardware, web development, electronics, and fabrication. My inclination is to collaborate in transdisciplinary teams, bridging the gap between the design and technical sides of creative pursuits.

I have worked with studios such as Sosolimited, Rafael Lozano-Hemmer, and Daily Tous Les Jours, creating work for the commercial (Google, Intel, Qualcomm), public (cities of Montréal, Boston, San Diego), and art sectors.

I’ve also led various workshops at places like the Interactive Telecommunications Program’s summer camp, at New York University. Participating in design & programming meetups is also something I enjoy, as I co-created one in San Diego for exploring artistic expression through programming. In recent years, I’ve attended conferences such as INST-INT, OpenVis Conf, and d3.unconf. And when time permits, I exhibit my work in galleries.

My Creations

  1. Inventor Connector

    23 August 2017

    This web application visualizes the threads of collaboration between thousands of inventors at Qualcomm. It celebrates Qualcomm’s culture of invention and facilitates new collaborations among its team members. Worked on D3.js and entire webapp development. Details at Sosolimited:

  2. Crisscross Signal Spire

    23 August 2017

    This interactive public sculpture visualizes the conversation between the city of Boston and its residents. Data from Boston 311 requests is visualized in real time, creating an illuminated barometer for the community. Worked on D3.js and OpenFrameworks development. Details at Sosolimited:

  3. For Super Bowl XLVIII, Sosolimited partnered with Wasserman Media Group and Verizon to build the first social-media driven light show on the Empire State Building. By analyzing 7.5 million tweets with a custom algorithm, we were able to measure fan sentiment around each team. Worked on data visualizations (D3.js, etc)... continue reading (0, 0 images)

  4. Qronicles of Invention

    24 August 2017

    Data visualization web application that visualizes Qualcomm’s invention portfolio in an interactive timeline. Worked on D3.js and entire webapp development, project and client management. Details at Sosolimited: