Archive for April 2012

John Jones launch Instagram and Pinterest accounts

John Jones launch Instagram and Pinterest accounts

John Jones are delighted to have launched exciting new accounts on social media sites Instagram and Pinterest. These applications give users the opportunity to share, comment on and discover beautiful and diverse images from across the art world. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

Islington Arts Factory - Art Auction

Islington Arts Factory - Art Auction

The Islington Arts Factory has been providing high quality, low cost access to the arts for over 30 years. All profits raised through the auction will enable the organisation to continue to provide an innovative community arts programme. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

Edel Assanti moves to new gallery space

Edel Assanti moves to new gallery space

This week the Edel Assanti team are closing the door of their original gallery space at 276 Vauxhall Bridge Road and moving just 4 and a half yards down the road! Please click on the image for more information. Read more

Wapping Project Bankside - Edgar Martins

Wapping Project Bankside - Edgar Martins

In 2008, Martins was commissioned by The New York Times Magazine to explore the US mortgage industry collapse and its impact on the real estate market. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

Philip Hughes - Tracks: Walking the Ancient Landscapes of Britain

Philip Hughes - Tracks: Walking the Ancient Landscapes of Britain

This brand new publication features 140 reproduced artworks by artist and John Jones client Philip Hughes, and records eleven iconic walks across the UK. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

The Third Line Gallery - Lamya Gargash

The Third Line Gallery - Lamya Gargash

The Emirati artist represented the UAE Pavilion during the 2009 Venice Biennale, and has now completed a new body of work which addresses societal notions of beauty. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

Culture Label Competition

Culture Label Competition

Culture Label are teaming up with Opus Art to offer fans the chance to take home 7 limited edition prints from some of the most highly acclaimed contemporary artists working today. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

Creative Consultant Emma Taylor discovers John Jones through Twitter

Creative Consultant Emma Taylor discovers John Jones through Twitter

John Jones is expanding into social media! Over the course of the past year, we have built up a presence across Facebook and Twitter, and will soon be launching accounts on Pinterest and Instagram! Please click on the image for more information. Read more

Neil Gall - David Nolan Gallery, New York

Neil Gall - David Nolan Gallery, New York

Valued John Jones client Neil Gall is exhibiting his second New York solo exhibition at David Nolan Gallery. Gall’s works refers to art history and vernacular culture, from English neo-romanticism to science fiction and popular music. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

Ali Kazim - Green Cardamom Gallery at Hong Kong Art Fair 2012

Ali Kazim - Green Cardamom Gallery at Hong Kong Art Fair 2012

Contemporary artist Ali Kazim, represented by Green Cardamom Gallery, is set to display a diverse collection of work at Hong Kong Art Fair 2012. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

Julie Cockburn at Flowers Gallery

Julie Cockburn at Flowers Gallery

Previous exhibitor in the John Jones gallery space Julie Cockburn is set to display a collection of new work at Flowers Gallery Cork Street in May 2012. The artist embellishes found paintings and photographs by embroidering, painting and reassembling the images. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

Sheila Rock - The Front View

Sheila Rock - The Front View

The next exhibition scheduled to take place at The Front View Gallery in Whitstable is ‘Tough and Tender’, a collection of photographs by Sheila Rock. This series of black and white portraits challenges the notion that ‘Britishness’ is dying out, and that all of our towns are slowly being eroded by a ‘sameness’. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

Islington Exhibits Artist Awards - Call for entries

Islington Exhibits Artist Awards - Call for entries

The Islington Exhibits Artist Awards are a unique opportunity for four artists at any stage of their careers to stage a solo show in an unusual or hidden venue across Islington. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

Ellen Nolan - Waiting Room Private View

Ellen Nolan - Waiting Room Private View

John Jones were delighted to welcome a diverse crowd of photography enthusiasts, collectors and students to our private view of Waiting Room, a new exhibition of work by Ellen Nolan. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

The Fine Art Society Contemporary - Resistance

The Fine Art Society Contemporary - Resistance

The next exhibition scheduled to take place at The Fine Art Society Contemporary is a critical consideration of photographic work, produced to circumnavigate the traditional techniques and aims of the camera. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

Simon Oldfield Gallery - Neil Tait

Simon Oldfield Gallery - Neil Tait

‘The Battle for Middle You’ is an exhibition of new and recent paintings by the artist exploring the elusive relationship between the real and the imagined. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

John Jones Art on Paper Award Winners – Video Feature

John Jones Art on Paper Award Winners – Video Feature

Canvas Magazine has launched a series of videos discussing which artworks key individuals from the art world would have stolen from Art Dubai 2012! Fine art curators Sam Bardaouil and Till Fellrath selected the pioneering artwork of John Jones Art on Paper Award winners Sharif and Camnitzer as their choice. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

John Jones 2D Artwork Competition

John Jones 2D Artwork Competition

To celebrate the launch of our new online store, John Jones are hosting an exciting 2D artwork competition! The competition is free to enter with some amazing prizes up for grabs. Please click on the image to find out more. Read more

HeartArt Weekend Art Show & Auction

HeartArt Weekend Art Show & Auction

John Jones are delighted to have supported HeartArt, promoting a selection of London based undergraduate and postgraduate artists, whilst raising awareness and funds for Heart Radio’s charity Have A Heart. Please click on the image for more information Read more

Islington Arts Factory - Mixed-Other

Islington Arts Factory - Mixed-Other

The Islington Arts Factory is a registered charity inspiring music, dance and visual art through diverse classes, courses and workshops. Their next exhibition entitled ‘Mixed-Other’ has been inspired by ethnic monitoring tick box forms that members of the public are regularly required to fill out. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

Robin Friend - Zero 10 Gallery

Robin Friend - Zero 10 Gallery

Long-time John Jones client Robin Friend is exhibiting a new exhibition at Zero 10 gallery. Working predominantly with the medium of photography, Robin’s work explores the increasingly chaotic relationship we have towards the natural world. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

Into the Studio with John Jones and Love Art London – Rob & Nick Carter

Into the Studio with John Jones and Love Art London – Rob & Nick Carter

John Jones are working with creative membership Love Art London to organise intimate studio visits with some of the capital’s most inspiring artists. The April event will take place with artistic duo and married couple Rob and Nick Carter, who explore light, colour and form. Please click on the image for more information Read more

Ellen Nolan - Waiting Room

Ellen Nolan - Waiting Room

John Jones are delighted to present a collection of work by photographer Ellen Nolan in our not-for-profit exhibition space. Waiting Room presents a series of colour photographs showcasing groups of young female fashion models waiting together for a casting, in anticipation of being chosen by a photographer. Read more

LeandaKateLouise - A wall is a surface

LeandaKateLouise - A wall is a surface

The third project by artist led inititative LeandaKateLouise invites 12 artists to create works directly onto the walls of a gallery during a two week installation period, before the exhibition opens for public view. Please click on the image for more information. Read more