Joshua Ben Longo graduated from Pratt Institute in 2003 with a bachelors degree in Industrial Design. Following Pratt, he spent several years designing product full-time for the home industry, while showing his own artwork including sculpture, furniture, painting under the pseudonym “Longoland”.
Joshua’s artwork and designs have since been exhibited internationally; featured in Paris, Antwerp, Berlin and across the United States. One highlight includes.....In 2010, he was asked to design characters for the complete re-branding of telecommunications provider o2 Germany, which resulted into fully animatronic puppets. The characters were featured in TV spots, on billboards, the internet, and the walls of their 1,100 stores.
Joshua currently divides his time designing product for several home décor companies, sharing his expertise at design lectures and panels, and building his name as an international artist/designer.
Past Clients Include: Anthropologie, Pictoplasma, Vccp Germany, Ralph Lauren, Macy’s, Cambridge Silver Smiths, Free People, Bed Bath & Beyond