© 2018 Joseph Long
 

Joseph Long (b. London,1985) lives and works in London and Bexhill-on-sea.

Joseph Long is an artist working in painting, photography and sculpture. He is occupied with questions of ideology and control in material culture. He is interested in the relationship between images and identification, and the history and documentation of flowering plants. His work attempts to reconsider our relationship with plants and their evolving cultural significance. 

Forthcoming Solo Exhibition

Celestial Body, Spiritual Earth, Niagara Falls Projects, Brighton,
private view: Saturday 26 May 2018, 3:30 - 6:30pm  

Education

2008 - 2010 MA Painting, Royal College of Art, London
2005 - 2008 BA Painting, Wimbledon College of Art, London
2006 - 2007 BA Fine Art, Gerrit Reitveld Academie, Amsterdam 


Solo Exhibitions

2017 - Fleurs Du Champs, Project Space, Towner Museum
2015 - Iris Decora, Project 78, St Leonards-on-sea
2012 - Attached to Plants, Public School, Los Angeles

2011 - Denim Harlequin, Rowing, London

2010 - MOT International, London

2009 - Plastic Blood, Cite Des Artes, Paris 

2007 - Reitveld Pavilion, Amsterdam

 

Group Exhibitions

2017 - Dark Ages, Supplement, London
2017 - 
Seasons, Acava, London 

2015 - Editions, Project 78, St Leonards-on-sea
2012 - Lucky Pdf TV, Frieze Art Fair, London 
2012 - 
Arab Spring, Plaza Plaza, London

2011 - OFF SITE, Curated, Rod Barton, London
2011 - 
The Secret life of Plants, Peles Empire, London. 

2010 - Figure of Merit, WAC, London

2010 - 2010, MOT International, London

2010 - Plastic Blood, RCA, London

2010 - John Moores Painting Prize, Walker

2010 - The dot at the top of an i, London. 

2010 - Go To bed, The Russian club, London

2009 - An A in backwards italics, London

2009 - Attached to Plants, New York. 

2009 - Attached to Plants, Glasgow GSA. 

2009 - My Aura needs Cleansing, RCA, London

2009 - Fast Fertag, The Oubellete, London

2009 - Wake the town, Hockney Gallery, London  

2009 - Tomorrow, Institute of Ideas, London

2008 - New Contemporaries, Rochelle, 

2008 - New Contemporaries, A Foundation. 

2007 - PA///KT, PlatformKunst, Amsterdam

2007 - Radio Rietveled, Stedelijk, Amsterdam

 

Selected Bibliography 

2018 - Mondrian's Tulip, Long J, Marina Press (Current)

2014 - Tropical Modernism, Long J, A VU 2

2011 - 5 Readers, Long J, MOT,

2010 - The dot at the top of an i, Barr C, RCA. 

2010 - John Moores Prize, ed. Bukantas

2009 - Attached to Plants, Long J, Public. 

2009 - Tomorrow, ed. Hines, Ideas

2008 - New Contemporaries, ed. Byetheway

2007 - Radio Rietveld, Hogberg K, Stedelijk

 

Residencies

2009 - Studio Residency, Cité des arts, Paris

2007 - Academic Residency, Amsterdam

2007 - Studio Residency, Stedelijk Museum

 

Curated Projects

2012 - Spring, Plaza-Plaza London

2011 - Figure of Merit, (Co-Curator), London

2011 - Tesco Conceptual, RCA, London

2009 - An A in backwards italics, London

2008 - Radio College of Art, RCA, London

 

Selected Press

2012 - London, Evening Standard 13/09/12

2011 - New Exhibitions, 6/06/11. 
2011 - www.not-top.com, 06/09/11. 
2011 - Guardian Guide, 09/10/11. 

2011 - www.timeout.com, 10/10/11

2010 - Flash Art online, 28/11/10. 

2010 - AN Newsletter, 11/12/10. 

2010 - www.aftforum.com, 17/12/10