Iris Long


Iris Long is a writer and independent curator. She currently works as a researcher on art, science and technology at Central Academy of Fine Arts, with a research focus on how art responses to the current global reality of ubiquitous computing and big data. 

She was shortlisted by the first M21-IAAC Award (International Awards for Art Criticism). Her translation work, Rethinking Curating: Art after New Media, received nomination from AAC Art China awards in 2016. In 2018, she was the recipient of Hyundai Blue Prize for curators and curated “Lying Sophia and Mocking Alexa”. She co-curated the opening show of UN Art Center, “The Kind Stranger” (2019) and is the curator of The Third Session of “Future of Today”: Deja Vu (Today Art Museum, Beijing). She is also the art jury of ISEA 2019.

Iris has a master degree of Critical Writing in Art and Design from the Royal College of Art, UK and a bachelor degree of Journalism and Communication from Tsinghua University, China.

Activity/Arts/Guided Tour/Talk & Panel/For Public 11.9 LATENT SPECTATORS guide tour & talk:An Afternoon with the Spectators 2019.11.09 Saturday 15:00-16:30 UNArt Center (No.150 NanQuan Road North, Pudong, Shanghai)
Project UNArt 2020 #03: Infrastructural Plays(中) 2020.12.22-2021.01.31
Activity/Arts/Talk & Panel/Performance & Screening Swiss New Media Artist Marc Lee Interactive Performances & Lecture Sharing 2019.10.04 Friday 10:30-12:00 E.S.A. Space
Exhibiton Latent Spectators 2019.11.09-2020.01.19
Activity/Arts/Talk & Panel 9/28 V2_ x UNArt Review - Linkage - Outlook: Emphasis on Dynamic Media Technology Reality 2019.09.28 Saturday 15:00-17:00 UNArt Center (No.150 NanQuan Road North, Pudong, Shanghai)
Exhibiton The Kind Stranger 2019.08.24-10.20
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