Ben Long

Born in Lancaster, England in 1978, Ben Long lives and works in London.

Education
2001-2003: BA, Camberwell College of Art, London

Solo Exhibitions
2009: ‘Crown Jewels’, Man&Eve, London
2008: ‘Art Work’, Man&Eve, London – ‘Solo Show’, Maxwell Davidson Gallery, New York
2006: ‘The Great Travelling Art Exhibition’, Man&Eve, London

Selected Public Art Works
2010: ‘Dog Scaffolding Sculpture II,’ F. E. McWilliam Gallery, Banbridge, Co. Down, Northern Ireland
2009: ‘Horse Scaffolding Sculpture’, CAS commission for the Economist Plaza, London
2008: ‘Stag Scaffolding Sculpture’, London – ‘Skip, My Darling’, London
2006: ‘Dog Scaffolding Sculpture’, Farnborough
2004: ‘Bird Scaffolding Sculpture’, Lancashire

Selected Group Exhibitions
2010: ‘Material Worlds: Contemporary Sculpture from Ireland and the UK’, F. E. McWilliam Gallery, Banbridge, Co. Down, Northern Ireland – ‘Heart of Glass’, ‘Concrete & Glass’, 20 Hoxton Square Projects
2009: ‘Giddee-up’, University for the Arts gallery, London
2008: ‘NEXT art fair’, Chicago
2007: ‘Drawn Apart – West’, Day & Faber, London – ‘Drawn Apart – East’, Contemporary Art Projects, London – ‘Year_07 Art Projects’, London – ‘Aqua Wynwood’, Miami
2005: ‘Street Art’, Washington DC, USA
2004: ‘The Big Draw’, The Pump House – ‘The Line Fell Off The Page’, 004 Biennale of Sydney, Australia
2003: ‘The Big Draw’, The Baltic Centre for Contemporary Art, Gateshead UK
2002: ‘Northern Soul’, 198 Gallery, London UK

Prizes/Awards
‘Prospects Contemporary Drawing Prize’ Short-list – ‘Essor Gallery’, London UK

Published work and Reviews
Dazed and Confused, Grafik, Got Done Magazine, Re-Action Magazine, Desktop Magazine–Australia, The Sydney Morning Herald, The Wentworth Courier–Australia, The Sydney Magazine (SMH), Artlink Vol. 24–Australia, The Sydney City Hub–Australia, Oyster Magazine–Australia, Guardian supplement–UK, ID Magazine–UK, Strada Magazine–UK, Scene Scania–UK, The Australian, The Sun–UK, The Times_UK, The Daily Mail–UK, The Guardian–UK, The Metro–London, South London Press–London, Time Out–London, The Daily Star–UK, The Evening Standard–London , The Telegraph–UK.