Archive for February 2012

Sound & Vision - Cancer Research UK

Sound & Vision - Cancer Research UK

The annual Sound & Vision event organized by Cancer Research UK celebrates groundbreaking music and the images that it inspires. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

Vanessa Raw - Artist and triathlete

Vanessa Raw - Artist and triathlete

Vanessa Raw is a full-time professional triathlete with a gruelling training programme which takes her all over the world. In between her committed sport regime, Vanessa is a talented painter and John Jones Artist Surfaces client. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

Shibusa - Extracting Beauty

Shibusa - Extracting Beauty

This new publication celebrates music, painting and the skill of creative making with a particular emphasis on Japanese aesthetics. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

Marilyn at Getty Images Gallery

Marilyn at Getty Images Gallery

John Jones are pleased to be working with Getty Images Gallery to frame ‘Marilyn’, a new exhibition featuring original dresses alongside images of the Hollywood legend. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

Into the Studio with John Jones & Love Art London - Idris Khan & Annie Morris

Into the Studio with John Jones & Love Art London - Idris Khan & Annie Morris

Idris Khan and Annie Morris are both talented contemporary artists in their own right. As a married couple they share a studio space, producing their unique work within the same creative environment. Book your place on this free studio visit and explore the space, and the artwork and ideas inspired within it. Read more

Art Dubai - John Jones Art on Paper Award

Art Dubai - John Jones Art on Paper Award

John Jones are delighted to announce that we are launching an exciting new art prize with internationally acclaimed art fair ‘Art Dubai’. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

Now&Future Japan - John Jones Blog Feature

Now&Future Japan - John Jones Blog Feature

The latest entry on the Now&Future Japan blog explores the John Jones design studio, as our consultant selected framing solutions to complement the diverse artwork set for display at the charity's upcoming auction. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

Anja Niemi - The Sunday Times

Anja Niemi - The Sunday Times

The work of talented young photographer Anja Niemi has recently been featured in The Sunday Times ‘Spectrum’ publication. Anja is set to display a solo exhibition of work at valued John Jones client The Little Black Gallery between 27th March and 21st April 2012, exploring the artist’s relationship with interiors. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

Joseph Gartell - BIC Creativity

Joseph Gartell - BIC Creativity

Contemporary artist and John Jones framing client Joseph Gartell has recently been working with BIC to showcase the possibilities and creative potential of a simple drawing tool, the BIC pen! Please click on the image for more information. Read more

Art Services Panel - Launch Event

Art Services Panel - Launch Event

9th February saw the informal launch of the brand new Art Services Panel at Getty Images Gallery. The ASP brings together a tailored selection of established and reputable businesses offering high quality fine art services to industry professionals, artists and collectors. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

Mimei Thompson

Mimei Thompson

John Jones Artist Surfaces client Mimei Thompson produces work that is a reflection of an internal world. Her images contain recurring motifs of landscape, vegetation, human and animal forms amongst abstract paint marks and lines. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

The Ruins of Detroit - Wilmotte Gallery at Lichfield Studios

The Ruins of Detroit - Wilmotte Gallery at Lichfield Studios

Tristan Hoare and Julien Dobbs-Higginson are presenting a selection of photographs from the acclaimed body of work ‘The Ruins of Detroit’ by French photographers Yves Marchand and Romain Meffre. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

Hauser & Wirth - Michael Raedecker

Hauser & Wirth - Michael Raedecker

Valued John Jones client Hauser & Wirth are preparing to launch ‘Volume’, a new exhibition of work by Michael Raedecker at the London Savile Row North Gallery. The artist is perhaps best known for his subtle and unsettling works combining muted paint tones and embroidery. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

Marco Glaviano: Supermodels - The Little Black Gallery

Marco Glaviano: Supermodels - The Little Black Gallery

John Jones are delighted to have framed ‘Marco Glaviano: Supermodels’, an exhibition which showcases the work of one of the most famous names in the fashion industry, sought after by supermodels including Cindy Crawford and Eva Herzigova. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

Patrick Mifsud - Marsden Woo Gallery

Patrick Mifsud - Marsden Woo Gallery

Contemporary artist and John Jones staff member Patrick Mifsud is exhibiting a solo exhibition at the Marsden Woo Gallery Project Space. The artist’s installation redefines the architecture of the room, offering an immersive experience which both obscures vision and opens up new vantage points. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

Bettina Von Zwehl - Review on Photomonitor

Bettina Von Zwehl - Review on Photomonitor

The unique photographic work of John Jones client Bettina Von Zwehl has recently been reviewed by Camilla Brown, the former Senior Curator at The Photographers’ Gallery, London, and Exhibitions Curator at Tate Liverpool. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

The Whitechapel Gallery - New commission by Rachel Whiteread

The Whitechapel Gallery - New commission by Rachel Whiteread

Today the Whitechapel Gallery have revealed plans for a major new commission by British artist Rachel Whiteread. The work will be installed in the grade II* listed facade of the gallery, which dates back to 1901. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

Dolly Thompsett - Vigo Gallery

Dolly Thompsett - Vigo Gallery

The next exhibition at Vigo Gallery is set to display the work of contemporary artist Dolly Thompsett 22nd February – 23rd March 2012. This is Dolly’s fourth solo show in London, and displays eight ‘dizzying landscapes of the mind’. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

Now&Future Japan

Now&Future Japan

On 11th March, 2011, one of the biggest earthquakes in history, followed by a tsunami, devastated north-east Japan. Now&Future commemorates one year since this tragedy through three simultaneous contemporary art projects. John Jones are pleased to support this project and frame the artwork for display. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

Gill Rocca - ‘The Bower’ Limited Edition Prints

Gill Rocca - ‘The Bower’ Limited Edition Prints

The John Jones photography and printing department were delighted to work with contemporary artist Gill Rocca to print an archival edition of 20 new prints. This latest artwork is a still from a short video piece created by the artist entitled ‘The Bower’. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

John Jones Exhibition - Once upon a time, in a land far, far away ...

John Jones Exhibition - Once upon a time, in a land far, far away ...

John Jones is in the midst of installing an exciting new exhibition of work by eight international artists. The collection has been curated by Art Consultant and long-time John Jones client Charlotte Artus, and presents the beginning of a fairytale. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

The Other Side Gallery - For The Love Of Art

The Other Side Gallery - For The Love Of Art

The Other Side Gallery is a registered charity with the aim of facilitating social change through the creation of access to and inclusion in the arts. The next exhibition organised by the gallery is 'For The Love of Art', celebrating love, spring and Valentines at Royal Brompton Hospital. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

ICA - Publish and Be Damned Fair

ICA - Publish and Be Damned Fair

Publish and Be Damned is an ongoing project focusing on artist-led and self-published magazines, journals, periodicals and other printed matter. The organisation is presenting a vibrant and chaotic fair at the ICA on Saturday 17th March, 2012 with free entry! Please click on the image for more information. Read more

Louise Bobbe - Richard Young Gallery

Louise Bobbe - Richard Young Gallery

The John Jones framing team are delighted to have worked with established contemporary photographer Louise Bobbe to frame her seductive collection of photographs ‘Behind closed doors’, dramatic portraits which glimpse intimate and private moments in the life of a mystery woman. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

The Front View - Fergus Heron

The Front View - Fergus Heron

The Front View is a gallery based in a Victorian townhouse in the coastal town of Whitstable, Kent. Dedicated to contemporary photography, film and video, their latest exhibition displays the work of Fergus Heron. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

Eleven Fine Art - Harry Cory Wright

Eleven Fine Art - Harry Cory Wright

John Jones are delighted to be working with Eleven Fine Art to frame several pieces by acclaimed photographer Harry Cory Wright. The artist investigates our fundamental attraction to place, and the physicality of a landscape, including mass and volume. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

Penny Crofts - Portrait of Steve Williams OBE for Heathrow Airport

Penny Crofts - Portrait of Steve Williams OBE for Heathrow Airport

John Jones Artist Surfaces client Penny Crofts has been offered a once in a lifetime opportunity to produce a collection of portraits of Olympic athletes for display in Heathrow Airport in May 2012, and has recently completed a new painting for the collection. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

Anderson & Low - Manga Dreams

Anderson & Low - Manga Dreams

John Jones have recently worked with photographers Jonathan Anderson & Edwin Low to mount and frame several pieces from their collection ‘Manga Dreams’. Having previously been on display at Hamiltons Gallery and the 2011 Venice Biennale, Manga Dreams is now being showcased at the Sainsbury centre for Visual Art. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

February Angle

February Angle

Read all about it in the latest John Jones newsletter! Featuring The Ski Sale at Christies, the latest exhibition at Edel Assanti Gallery, the Paolo Roversi show at the Wapping Project Bankside, and David Hockney RA at the Royal Academy! Please click on the image to view the newsletter. Read more

Edd Pearman - Lagrimas at John Jones Front of House

Edd Pearman - Lagrimas at John Jones Front of House

John Jones are pleased to present ‘Lagrimas’, a series of prints by British contemporary artist and John Jones framing client Edd Pearman at our Front of House space throughout February 2012. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

Islington Arts Factory - Fantastical February Fair

Islington Arts Factory - Fantastical February Fair

The John Jones Artist Surfaces department have recently begun donating off-cuts and spare painting materials to the Islington Arts Factory, a registered charity inspiring dance, visual art and music through high quality classes, courses and workshops. Please click on the image for more information. Read more