Selected Exhibitions 

2019

On the Map, Denny Dimin Hong Kong
Violet Alabama, Steve Turner, Los Angeles
PAPER VIEW, The Hole, New York, NY
Home Body, Spring/Break Art Fair, Ross + Kramer, New York, NY
Violet: Mythologies and Other Truths, Rubber Factory, New York, NY

2018

Punch, Jeffrey Deitch Gallery, New York, NY
The Key Twins, Studio 301, Brooklyn, NY
UNTILL, Spring Break Art Fair, New York, NY
Codify Art, The Public Theater, New York, NY

2017

The Anxious Body, Angell Gallery, Toronto, CN
32nd Biennial of Graphic Arts, MGLC, Ljubjana, Slovenia
If You Were in My Body, Fierman Gallery, New York, NY
Environmental Projection Agency, Bau Haus, Brooklyn NY
Standard Standard, Spring / Break Art Fair, New York, NY
Brown Paper Zine and Small Press Fair, MoCADA Museum, Brooklyn, NY
Endless Edition Zine and Art Bienniale, Endless Edition, New York, NY

2016

You Are Here, Bau Haus, Brooklyn, NY
Work. Outlet, Brooklyn, NY



Press

Vulture, A Radical New History of Queer Modernism, Jerry Saltz,

Brooklyn Rail, Jon Key’s Violet: Mythologies and Other Truths reviewed.

Artsy, Jon Key in “7 Artists Who Stole the Show at Spring/Break.”

Artnet News, Jon Key’s Spring/Break installation highlighted.

ARTnews, Jon Key’s Violet: Mythologies and Other Truths featured.

AFROPUNK , Jon Key’s Violet: Mythologies and Other Truths reviewed

Galerie, Jon Key’s Violet: Mythologies and Other Truths highlighted

Bedford & Bowery - February 2019, Jon Key’s Violet: Mythologies and Other Truths

New York Times, Four Knockout Group Shows to See Now, Roberta Smith

The Design of Dissent, Featured Work, Steven Heller and Mirko Ilic

Dissection, Podcast interview, Featured Artist/ Designer

Revision Path, Podcast interview, Featured Artist/ Designer

The Tenth Magazine, Featured Artwork

Wade in the Water. Meredith, Maya. Featured Artist

ADC Global, We Are Bullet Proof, Featured Artist + Designers


Teaching,
Workshops &
Talks

NYC Creative Salon, 1 out of 6 artist in creative discussions about contemporary art practices in New York City, Equity Gallery, New York, NY. New York, NY 2019

Fresh Dialogue, Critical discussions that focus on current events, issues of cultural relevance and emerging topics in the world of design and art. Lecture of my art and design practice presented by AIGA hosted at the MAD Museum. New York, NY 2019

Uenoland, a “conference” for people who like to get inspired about life and creativity. Two and a half days with an eclectic group of speakers, performers and attendees. Conference Speaker, Brooklyn, NY 2019

Frank Stanton Chair in Graphic Design, Cooper Union: Experimental Narratives, Personal and unconventional narratives created through writing prompts and mixmedia studio exercises for Juniors + Seniors in the Art School at Cooper Union. Cooper Union, New York, Spring Semester 20

TYPO Berlin: Trigger, 60 speakers lecturing on up to 5 stages, workshops and panels for 3 days, Berlin, Germany, 2018

RISD MINDSHARE, 1 day conference and lecture series, RISD alumni launch personal projects, start businesses, ignite innovation and make social impact! RISD, Providence, RI, 2017

RISD Design Lecture Series, Lecture of Morcos Key work and Guest critic for undergrad and graduate graphic design students, RISD, Providence, RI, 2017

Parsons, Topics: Advertising, Advertising Studio Class to Juniors in communication Design at Parsons, 15 weeks 2 days/week, Parsons, New York, Fall Semester 2017

CCA Concept: Curiosity, a two day workshop and lecture series that examine how curiosity drives designers to ask questions, imagine new ways of being, CCA, San Franciso CA, 2017

Typographics 2017, a two-day conference centered on the contemporary use of type, New York, 2017

MICA Visiting Artist / Designer, Zine and Art book workshop about community and social issues . MICA, Baltimore, MD

Thesis Workshop, Three-Day workshop to Graphic Design college Seniors at Lebanese American University. Beirut, Lebanon

Black Creatives, Panel discussion emphasizing the expereince of Black Men in the creative industry. Fashion Institute of Technology, New York, NY

Children’s Museum of Art, Art Workshop for kids age three to nine to interpret the work ofHenri Matisse and Franz Kline using paint or letter cutouts. New York, NY

Ferguson: Pre, Present, Future, Two-day symposium that included a panel discussion among five RISD students, alumni and community leaders. RISD, Providence, RI

Artists Against Police Violence, Hosted an interactive art workshop and spoken word performance designed to unite the community against police brutality. RISD, Providence, RI