BIOGRAPHY

Josh Murfitt is a photographer based in Edinburgh, Scotland. He graduated from the University of Westminster with an MA in Documentary Photography and Photojournalism in 2019. During this programme he produced two self-published photo books and exhibited in central London. His recent projects have explored social and family history, developments in network technologies and the politics surrounding museum collections.


EDUCATION

2019 ∙ MA Documentary Photography and Photojournalism ∙ University of Westminster
2013 ∙ BA (Hons) Photography ∙ Anglia Ruskin University


SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2018 ∙ Islands of Birds ∙ The Edge Café, Cambridge
2017 ∙ Level Ground: Cambridge Pinhole Photography ∙ The Edge Café, Cambridge
2017 ∙ Land, Sea and Sky: Photographs from the Shetland Islands ∙ Hot Numbers Coffee, Cambridge
2013 ∙ Private View: Photography by Josh Murfitt ∙ Green Lens Studios, London


GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2020 ∙ All Art is Photography ∙ Biennale für aktuelle Fotografie ∙ Kunstverein Ludwigshafen
2019 ∙ That Was Now: MA Degree Show ∙ Ambika P3, London
2019 ∙ Everything, All the Time: MA Interim Exhibition ∙ The Street Gallery, University of Westminster
2017 ∙ Orientation: MA Interim Exhibition ∙ The Street Gallery, University of Westminster
2016 ∙ Shutter Hub OPEN ∙ Hot Numbers Coffee, Cambridge
2014 ∙ Art Language Location: Shelf Life ∙ Waterstones, Cambridge
2014 ∙ UX Cambridge ∙ Churchill College, University of Cambridge
2013 ∙ We Surveil ∙ Hoxton Gallery: The Basement, London
2013 ∙ aMUSE: BA Degree Show ∙ Ruskin Gallery, Cambridge
2012 ∙ (Un) Sustainable? ∙ Ruskin Gallery, Cambridge
2012 ∙ Bright Sparks ∙ Ruskin Gallery, Cambridge
2012 ∙ Out of This World ∙ Cambridge Institute of Astronomy


PUBLICATIONS

2020 ∙ Biennale für aktuelle Fotografie: The Lives and Loves of Images ∙ Campany, David ∙ Kehrer Verlag
2020 ∙ Grayson Perry: The Pre-Therapy Years * ∙ Jones, Catrin and Stephens, Chris ∙ Thames & Hudson
2018 ∙ Oceania * ∙ Brunt, Peter and Thomas, Nicholas ∙ Royal Academy of Arts
2018 ∙ Fighting Fibres: Kiribati Armour and Museum Collections * ∙ Adams, Julie et al ∙ Sidestone Press
2017 ∙ Another India: Explorations and Expressions of Indigenous South Asia * ∙ Elliott, Mark ∙ Adivaani
2016 ∙ Fiji: Art & Life in the Pacific * ∙ Hooper, Steven ∙ Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts
2009 ∙ The Photo Album, Volume 1 ∙ Frankie Magazine ∙ Morrison Media

* starred publications feature Josh's photography of other artists' works and/or museum collections