Joel Redman (b. 1974) is a contemporary artist whose work focuses on communities, climate change and the environment. He works nationally and internationally, and this search for subjects has led him around the world, from the deserts of North America and South-American rainforests to the Arctic Circle or the Highlands of Scotland.
His work considers landscapes and the people who inhabit them, revealing this complex relationship through a combination of intimate detail and sweeping panorama.
Joel’s photographs have been exhibited at the National Portrait Gallery and the Royal Academy of Arts and he was shortlisted for the International Photographer of the year at the Lucie Awards.
He currently lives in South West England, with his partner and two sons.
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March 2022 – Soho Farmhouse, Cotswolds
March 2022 – Farm Ed, Cotswolds
June 2021 – Royal Photographic Society
2021 – Royal Academy of Art, London
2021 – Decade of Change Exhibition, Hong Kong, New York
2018 – The Fence, 7 US State outdoor exhibition
2017 – National Portrait Gallery, London
2015 – Royal Academy of Art, London
2014 – If Not Us Then Who project, solo exhibition, New York
2013 – Royal Academy of Art, London / Spotlight Studios, New York
2011 – AOP Gallery, London
2009 – Host Gallery, London / AOP Gallery, London / Laing Art Gallery, Newcastle
2008 – National Portrait Gallery, London / AOP Gallery, London
2006 – AOP Gallery, London
2021 – Portrait of Humanity Book, Hoxton Mini Press
2021 – Royal Academy of Art, Summer Show, Branscombe
2018 – The Fence, 7 Us State outdoor touting exhibition
2017 – Taylor Wessing, National Portrait Gallery
2016 – The Lucie Awards, 2 Honourable mentions, Series “The Karoo”
2015 – Royal Academy of Art, Summer Show, French Shrimpers
2013 – The Lucie Awards, Category winner and shortlisted for International Photographer of the Year, French Shrimpers Series / Royal Academy of Art, Summer Show, French Shrimpers
2010 – International Colour Awards / Screenings in association with Luerzer Archive, Top 100 photographers shortlist
2009 – New York Photography Fesitval, Fine Art / PX3, Category Winner / FOTO8 / AOP Awards / AOP Open
2008 – New York Photography Festival, Advertising / Creative Review Photography Annual, Orange Commission / Taylor Wessing, National Portrait Gallery / The Lucie Awards / AOP Open / BJP International Photography Awards, special mention by Simon Norfolk
2007 – The Lucie Awards / Creative Review Photography Annual, Personal work
2006 – D&AD New Talent / AOP Assistants Awards
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