Joseph Venning

Guest Artists, Painting
Joseph Venning

Joseph Venning is a contemporary painter who specialises in large scale, wall mural commissions for business, schools, domestic and public spaces.

Joseph’s paintings often include familiar local landmarks, reconfigured into eye catching, surreal, compositions. Stylistically his work draws from pop art, abstraction, punk rock, photorealism and contemporary graphic and interior design.

Joseph began his career in the prestigious Chelsea college of art in London. Joseph was recently commissioned to paint two giant Bee sculptures. One is for Manchester United. It has just been installed at Old Trafford. The other has been installed at Innside Manchester hotel and depicts famous face’s from the Manchester music scene.

Joseph’s largest piece to date, unveiled by the Lord Major of Liverpool, is a giant skyline of the city, measuring over 50 feet long.

Joseph’s work has been bought by members of parliament, hung in the restaurants of Michelin star celebrity chefs, blessed by bishops, shipped to private collections throughout the world and highly praised by footballers and rock stars.