Archive for December 2011

John Jones MBE

John Jones MBE

We are delighted to announce that our founder John Jones has been awarded an MBE as Master Framer for his Services to Art. Read more

Stitch Art for the Earth Auction - Artwork still available!

Stitch Art for the Earth Auction - Artwork still available!

Stitch is a new not-for-profit organisation that hosts creative events to inspire people to think about their impact on the environment. Artwork by emerging and established talent is still available to purchase from their recent art auction. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

Creative Islington Networking Event - Thank you from John Jones!

Creative Islington Networking Event - Thank you from John Jones!

Thank you to everyone who attended our Creative Islington event last week. John Jones were delighted to welcome creative professionals from across the Islington area to our gallery space. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

Young Masters Art Prize 2012 - Call for artists

Young Masters Art Prize 2012 - Call for artists

Supported by John Jones, the Young Masters Art Prize looks for artists who combine innovation with awareness of the Old Masters and the art of the past. This unique not-for-profit competition is open to both international and UK based artists, and aims to give international recognition to emerging and newly established artists. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

Tatjana Gerhard - The Rotwand Gallery

Tatjana Gerhard - The Rotwand Gallery

The Rotwand Gallery’s latest exhibition presents a solo collection of work by Tatjana Gerhard. Her paintings intrigue the viewer without necessarily depicting a story, and John Jones are delighted to hold some of Tatjana’s work within our contemporary art collection. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

London Print Studio - Grafik Apparel

London Print Studio - Grafik Apparel

London Print Studio’s latest exhibition entitled ‘Grafik Apparel’ examines the interlocking strategies of artists and designers who affect the codes and clothes we ‘wear’. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

Juliette Losq - Shortlisted for National Open Art Competition

Juliette Losq - Shortlisted for National Open Art Competition

John Jones are pleased to announce that Juliette Losq has been shortlisted for the 15th National Open Art Competition. Her work will be on display at the Minerva Theatre in Chichester until December 29th. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

Lucian Freud: Drawings - Blain|Southern 17th February - 5th April 2012

Lucian Freud: Drawings - Blain|Southern 17th February - 5th April 2012

In February 2012 Blain|Southern will present the most comprehensive survey of works on paper by Lucian Freud (b.1922 – 2011). The exhibition showcases more than 100 works spanning the artist’s career, many of which have never been shown to a public audience before. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

John Jones Christmas Pop Up Shop Private View - 14th December 18:30 - 20:30

John Jones Christmas Pop Up Shop Private View - 14th December 18:30 - 20:30

Join us for a glass of wine and a mince pie at the private view of our Christmas Pop-Up shop 2011, showcasing works by three diverse Danish artists. This exhibition presents a selection of striking lithographic prints by Erik Steffensen, Malene Landgreen and Lars Nørgård, demonstrating their unique styles and visual languages. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

B&N Gallery Civil Twilight

B&N Gallery Civil Twilight

The latest exhibition at B&N Gallery presents artwork by six contemporary painters including John Jones Artist Surfaces clients Peter Lamb, Sarah McDonald and Howard Dyke. The gallery believes that the desire to paint separates painters from artists, as the material of paint is so specific and yet contains vast possibilities. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

December Angle

December Angle

Read all about it in the latest John Jones newsletter. Featuring George Shaw at the Herbert Museum, our new Christmas exhibition and pop up shop, the Creative Islington networking event and much more! To see the newsletter in full please click on the image. Read more

Articheck Conservation App - Designed by Annika Erikson

Articheck Conservation App - Designed by Annika Erikson

John Jones are delighted to announce the arrival of our new paper conservator, Annika Erikson. Annika has recently been inspired to produce Articheck, an innovative new conservation app which will be on the market early 2012, and has recently been featured in The Art Newspaper. Please click on the image for more information. Read more