Archive for October 2011

Chimera - latest show to open at John Jones

Chimera - latest show to open at John Jones

Thank you to everyone for coming along to the Chimera PV last night - it was a fantastic event and we were delighted to welcome so many people to the gallery! Please click on the image for more information. Read more

Purdy Hicks Gallery - Bettina Von Zwehl

Purdy Hicks Gallery - Bettina Von Zwehl

John Jones is pleased to have framed the latest exhibition by Bettina Von Zwehl at Purdy Hicks Gallery. ‘Made up love song’ is a series of 34 miniature profile portraits, each focusing on the same female subject, Sophia. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

Chris Levine: Selected works at The Little Black Gallery

Chris Levine: Selected works at The Little Black Gallery

Our valued client The Little Black Gallery is gearing up for a new exhibition ‘Chris Levine: Selected Works’ opening Wednesday 26th October, 2011. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

Ali Miller - New collection for the Tate

Ali Miller - New collection for the Tate

The John Jones team are big fans of London-based artist Ali Miller, who has recently produced a new collection exclusively for the Tate. Drawing on personal memory, Ali sources materials which trace her family memories, heritage and history. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

Slawa  Harasymowicz - Dispatches

Slawa Harasymowicz - Dispatches

John Jones Artist Surfaces client S?awa Harasymowicz is set to display a new exhibition of printed and photographic works at Europe House. The Polish-born, London-based artist places familiar references out of context, and sets them within an unspecified time and place. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

Affordable Art Fair 2011

Affordable Art Fair 2011

The Affordable Art Fair at Battersea Park has gained a deserving reputation as an accessible and diverse event, proving you don’t need to be a millionaire to buy and enjoy art. This year, John Jones is looking forward to the launch of the AAF’s north London sister Fair at Hampstead Heath. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

Alex Roberts - Individual Liberty

Alex Roberts - Individual Liberty

John Jones Artist Surfaces client Alex Roberts has recently unveiled a new series of works entitled ‘Individual Liberty’, which vibrantly celebrate the unsung beauty of fearlessness. Roberts places individual characteristics in the spotlight, compelling the viewer to contemplate what beauty really is. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

Veronica Bailey - PhotoVoice Auction 2011

Veronica Bailey - PhotoVoice Auction 2011

The latest body of work by photographer Veronica Bailey is entitled ‘Modern Myths’, focusing upon traditional and yet increasingly threatened forms of communication. ‘Olympus’ has been donated by Veronica to the 2011 PhotoVoice auction of exceptional photographs, and John Jones are pleased to have sponsored the framing for this exciting work. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

Film maker Jared Schiller follows Jarvis Cocker back to school

Film maker Jared Schiller follows Jarvis Cocker back to school

Film-maker Jared Schiller has worked with the John Jones team on successful past projects, including the filming of a discussion evening between Sally Potter and Director of the National Portrait Gallery, Sandy Nairne. We are pleased to announce that his latest short film is now available to view on The Guardian’s website. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

Rob & Nick Carter - Paper Photographs

Rob & Nick Carter - Paper Photographs

Paper Photographs are the first works on paper by the artistic duo Rob and Nick Carter. The Carters relentlessly explore the boundaries of photography, redefining possibilities and questioning tendencies. In these works, two ready-made sheets of A4 paper have been photographed in a three dimensional sculptural format. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

October Newsletter 2011

October Newsletter 2011

Read all about it in the latest John Jones newsletter. Featuring information on the Tal R collection at Victoria Miro, a beautiful design solution for The Ivy Club, Richard Galpin's new exhibition at Hales Gallery, a fantastic installation project with interior design firm Tara Bernerd & Partners and much more! To see the newsletter in full please click on the image. Read more

Paul Morrison - Alison Jacques Gallery

Paul Morrison - Alison Jacques Gallery

The latest exhibition at Alison Jacques Gallery displays the work of John Jones Artist Surfaces client Paul Morrison. Morrison has created a major architectural intervention on the facade of the gallery, enquiring into the nature of representation and the representation of nature. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

Zoe Anderson - Bombay and Hollywood

Zoe Anderson - Bombay and Hollywood

Here at John Jones we regularly enjoy exhibiting the work of valued clients, emerging and established creative talent. Currently on display at the John Jones Front of House is the piece ‘Bombay and Hollywood’ by contemporary artist and John Jones framing client, Zoe Anderson. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

The London Group Open Exhibition 2011

The London Group Open Exhibition 2011

The popular London Group Open Exhibition is held every two years, and John Jones are pleased to support the 2011 show. Externally submitted pieces will be displayed alongside work by current group members, and the collection will include artwork across diverse media. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

Modern Art Auction for TUSK Charity

Modern Art Auction for TUSK Charity

On December 5th, 2011, a modern art auction and reception for HRH Prince William and his charity ‘TUSK’ will be taking place at the British Academy of Film and Television Arts. The art up for auction will include works by Henri Matisse, Pablo Picasso, Tracey Emin, Elizabeth Frink, Salvador Dali, Marc Chagall, Gered Mankowitz and Peter Blake. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

Elizabeth Gossling - B&N Gallery

Elizabeth Gossling - B&N Gallery

John Jones are looking forward to the upcoming exhibition ‘Horizontal vision’, displaying work by our previous John Jones Marketing Manager, Lizzie Gossling. Lizzie’s work has previously focused upon a search for validity in images, through an examination of their construction. Please click on the image for more information Read more

Rugby Ralph Lauren - New Covent Garden store

Rugby Ralph Lauren - New Covent Garden store

The John Jones design team were recently commissioned to produce an unusual framing solution for the brand new Rugby Ralph Lauren store in Covent Garden, the first of its kind to open in Europe. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

Salon Art Prize, 2011

Salon Art Prize, 2011

The Salon Art Prize is an annual open submission competition run by Matt Roberts Arts, displaying painting, sculpture & installation and 2-D practice. John Jones have built a strong and successful working relationship with Matt Robert Arts, and we are delighted to act as a continued supporter of the 2011 Prize. Please click on the image for more information Read more

The Ghosts of Gone Birds - Curated by Ceri Levy

The Ghosts of Gone Birds - Curated by Ceri Levy

Filmmaker Ceri Levy is curating the new multimedia art exhibition ‘the ghosts of gone birds’, opening in November with the aim of highlighting the increasing loss of bird species around the world. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

Amy Stephens - IMMA

Amy Stephens - IMMA

Working as artist in residence at the Irish Museum of Modern Art, Amy Stephens has cast pieces of wooden timber into solid bronze. These structures display an affinity to drawing, creating a calm and pensive atmosphere. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

Chimera - Curated by Annika Erikson

Chimera - Curated by Annika Erikson

We are in the midst of preparations for the next exhibition in the John Jones gallery space. Curated by Annika Erikson, ‘Chimera’ brings together the work of Lela Shields, Juliette Losq and Axel Forrester in a show which moves between reality and fantasy, the elegant and the gruesome. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

Sotheby’s - Your Art World

Sotheby’s - Your Art World

Sotheby’s are in the midst of publishing a documentary series of four films following the drama and key personalities that drive the contemporary Auction House. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

Idea Generation Gallery - Dafydd Jones: Scenes from the Art World

Idea Generation Gallery - Dafydd Jones: Scenes from the Art World

Idea Generation Gallery is set to host the first major exhibition by arts society photographer Dafydd Jones. Jones has been photographing key figures from the global art world for over thirty years, and his social reportage is a visual record of the growing celebrity haunts within the contemporary art market. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

Lydia Goldblatt - Broadbent Gallery

Lydia Goldblatt - Broadbent Gallery

The John Jones design team have recently framed a new solo exhibition by contemporary photographer Lydia Goldblatt. ‘Flesh and blood’ is opening at the Broadbent Gallery on October 10th, and will present a new body of work by the artist, exploring her family and the constantly shifting nature of life. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

Richard Galpin at Hales Gallery

Richard Galpin at Hales Gallery

John Jones have recently been working with artist Richard Galpin to frame the new exhibition ‘Let us build us a city and a tower’ at Hales Gallery. These geometric works explore the shifting skyline of contemporary London, as new ‘huge beacons of power and wealth’ continue to sprout despite the economic crisis. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

John Jones installations team

John Jones installations team

John Jones are busier than ever working on a variety of projects for framing, artist surfaces and in particular installation clients. Please click on the image for more information. Image copyright Guido Mocafico, courtesy of Hamiltons Read more

Stuart Semple: Into the studio with John Jones

Stuart Semple: Into the studio with John Jones

This is the second studio visit in our exciting series of up close and personal studio tours in association with Love Art London, the best membership offering behind the scenes insights into the London art world. Please click on the image for more information. Read more