Archive for August 2012

Kandinsky painting set to reach £20 - 30 million at auction

Kandinsky painting set to reach £20 - 30 million at auction

THE sale of the 2012 autumn art auctions is tipped to be a 1909 painting by Russian-born artist Wassilly Kandinsky, estimated to reach $20-30million! Please click on the image for more information. Read more

Wayne Gonzales at Stephen Friedman Gallery

Wayne Gonzales at Stephen Friedman Gallery

Stephen Friedman Gallery are set to present the first London solo show of gouaches by Wayne Gonzales, exploring the artist’s trademark figurative and abstract language. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

City and Guilds of London Art School - MA Fine Art Show

City and Guilds of London Art School - MA Fine Art Show

Seventeen artists will be showcasing their work in the beautiful Georgian surroundings of the City & Guilds of London Art School in their MA Fine Art exhibition. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

The Threadneedle Prize 2012

The Threadneedle Prize 2012

One of our favourite art awards, the Threadneedle Prize, is set to exhibit ‘a broader cross-section of figurative painting and sculpture than ever before!’ Please click on the image for more information. Read more

Ray Richardson - Beaux Arts London

Ray Richardson - Beaux Arts London

Beaux Arts London is preparing to exhibit a collection of work by Ray Richardson, an artist born and raised in Woolwich who continues to use the London metropolis as a source of inspiration for his artwork. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

International Design and Architecture Awards 2012

International Design and Architecture Awards 2012

Vote now for your favourite interior designers in the 2012 International Design and Architecture Awards! Read more

The Wing Assignment

The Wing Assignment

The Wing Assignment is a new creative exercise set up by artist Nina Farrell with the support of Red Bull! Diverse artists will showcase work produced in response to a bird's wing in a September exhibition. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

Save Cork Street

Save Cork Street

One of London and the UK’s most historic and well known streets of fine art galleries is threatened with closure. Please sign the 'Save Cork Street' petition here! Read more

Reiss Exhibits: Love From London

Reiss Exhibits: Love From London

Fashion House Reiss are exhibiting a collection of striking photography showcasing glamorous 1960's film stars at work and play in the city of London! Please click on the image for more information. Read more

Kirsty Mitchell - SW1 Gallery

Kirsty Mitchell - SW1 Gallery

After a ten year career as a fashion designer, Kirsty Mitchell embarked on a three year personal journey in which she produced ‘Wonderland’, a photographic series inspired by the characters and worlds of childhood stories and book illustrations. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

Young Masters Art Prize - Shortlist announced

Young Masters Art Prize - Shortlist announced

The shortlist for the coveted Young Masters Art Prize has now been announced! This not-for-profit biennial competition is open to any artist who combines skill and innovation with awareness of the art of past. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

Nicola Green - Into the studio with John Jones and Love Art London

Nicola Green - Into the studio with John Jones and Love Art London

Our next intimate studio event will take place with Nicola Green, an artist passionate about telling human stories who has recently been working on an exciting Olympic project! Please click on the image for more information. Read more

Rich Hendry - The Great Eastern Bear Gallery

Rich Hendry - The Great Eastern Bear Gallery

Fans of graphic artwork and captivating photography should investigate 'Legends', an exhibition of portraits by Rich Hendry at The Great Eastern Bear Gallery. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

Greta Alfaro

Greta Alfaro

UK Based charity The Genesis Foundation is presenting the first solo exhibition of works by Spanish artist Greta Alfaro in the derelict Fish & Coal building. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

Alexander Volkov at Christie’s

Alexander Volkov at Christie’s

Delighted to have framed a vibrant collection of paintings by Alexander Volkov for display at Christie's. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

John Jones is on YouTube!

John Jones is on YouTube!

We are very excited to have launched a brand new YouTube channel, with videos on our creative projects, news and services. Please click on the image for more information Read more

Framing Olympic Memorabilia

Framing Olympic Memorabilia

If you visited London 2012 and want to save, protect and showcase your mementos from these historic games, we can design a bespoke presentation solution for you! Please click on the image for more information. Read more

Haunch of Venison Gallery - Nathan Coley

Haunch of Venison Gallery - Nathan Coley

Turner Prize nominee Nathan Coley has taken over four Haunch of Venison gallery spaces in an exhibition which explores 'public protest and public mourning' in globally used structures, spaces and objects. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

Cecil Beaton: Theatre of War - IWM London

Cecil Beaton: Theatre of War - IWM London

This major exhibition of work by British photographer Cecil Beaton reveals a little known body of images created throughout the Second World War, and reveals how the war affected the photographer personally, shaping his future career. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

August Angle

August Angle

Read all about it in the latest John Jones newsletter! Featuring the Rolling Stones exhibition at Somerset House, a Julian Opie solo show at Lisson gallery, plans for our new arts building and much more! Please click on the image to read the newsletter. Read more

Rolling Stones: 50 - Somerset House

Rolling Stones: 50 - Somerset House

John Jones are thrilled to have worked with Bravado to print and frame a series of photographs for display in an exhibition honouring 50 years since the first Rolling Stones gig! Please click on the image for more information. Read more

David Holland - Berliner Liste

David Holland - Berliner Liste

The richly textured oil paintings of David Holland aim to reconstruct his struggle with an object in his painting language. View his work at the upcoming Berliner Liste Art Fair! Please click on the image for more information. Read more

Paradise Row - Moments of Reprieve

Paradise Row - Moments of Reprieve

Paradise Row have organised a moving conceptual photography exhibition exploring loss, which includes the work of several John Jones clients at the forefront of their practice. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

Creative Cities Collection

Creative Cities Collection

A bold and colourful piece by the talented Brigitte Williams is among the British artworks acquired by the Creative Cities Collection, now on display in London's Barbican Hall! Please click on the image for more information. Read more

Albert Irvin RA - Gimpel Fils Gallery

Albert Irvin RA - Gimpel Fils Gallery

British colourist Albert Irvin RA is not only an innovative and widely influential abstract painter, at 90 years young he is also a true inspiration to the art world! Please click on the image for more information. Read more