Archive for April 2013

We are on Vimeo and Daily Motion!

We are on Vimeo and Daily Motion!

With so many exciting projects going on at John Jones, we are capturing our activity through a series of short films and sharing them across Vimeo and Daily Motion! Read more

Islington Art Society Spring Exhibition

Islington Art Society Spring Exhibition

The Islington Art Society is now gearing up to display their Spring exhibition of members work! Read more

Artwork Condition Reports and Collection Assessment

Artwork Condition Reports and Collection Assessment

If you’re thinking of making a new fine art investment, it’s worth commissioning an artwork condition report ahead of closing the deal. Read more

The Dairy - A new not-for-profit exhibition space in London

The Dairy - A new not-for-profit exhibition space in London

On Thursday 25th April, a brand new not-for-profit art space will open in London’s former Express Dairies milk depot, a dramatic 12,500 sq ft space in Bloomsbury. Read more

The 20/21 International Art Fair

The 20/21 International Art Fair

Taking place at the Royal College of Art, the 20/21 International Art Fair showcases modern and contemporary fine art from across the globe, including Japan, Russia, Poland, France, Morocco, Serbia and the Ukraine. Read more

The London Original Print Fair

The London Original Print Fair

The London Original Print Fair is the longest-running specialist print fair in the world, celebrating its 28th anniversary at the Royal Academy of Arts this year. Read more

Purdy Hicks Gallery - Pierre Bergian

Purdy Hicks Gallery - Pierre Bergian

We are thrilled to have designed a bespoke presentation solution for a stunning exhibition of oil paintings and sketches by Pierre Bergian, an artist who explores empty rooms and aged interiors. Read more

BIID Conference 2013

BIID Conference 2013

The annual British Institute of Interior Design Conference is a key date in the diaries of diverse interior designers and the 2013 event will explore the synergy between art and science. Read more

British Craftsmanship - Pangolin Editions

British Craftsmanship - Pangolin Editions

John Jones is very proud to be a British manufacturer, operating from London workshops with talented craftspeople. Every month, we will be shining a spotlight on some of our favourite companies adhering to the same values. Read more

May Design Series

May Design Series

The May Design Series is a major new event in the global interior design calendar, bringing exciting new products and ideas to London 19th – 21st May. Read more

John Jones featured in Town Magazine

John Jones featured in Town Magazine

We are delighted to have been featured in the Spring 2013 edition of Town Magazine! Read the article in full here ... Read more

John Jones featured in Generation Magazine

John Jones featured in Generation Magazine

We are delighted to have been featured in the Spring 2013 edition of Generation Magazine! Read the article in full here ... Read more

Zeitgeist Art Projects - Upcoming Events

Zeitgeist Art Projects - Upcoming Events

ZAP aims to ‘support ambitious artists with practical ways to sustain their practice’. Here's a snapshot of what they have coming up! Read more

Dimitri Kozyrev - Breese Little

Dimitri Kozyrev - Breese Little

Russian artist Dimitri Kozyrev constructs complex work which recalls the radiant abstraction of influential practitioners in the history of art such as Kandinsky and Gorky. Read more

Crash Open Salon 2012 – Prize Winner

Crash Open Salon 2012 – Prize Winner

We are delighted to announce Andrew Seto as the winner of the 2012 Crash Open Salon Prize! Read more

KALEID 2013

KALEID 2013

KALEID Editions is inviting submissions from European based artists for an exhibition and fair of art books. Read more

MDF Panels - The dangers and safe alternatives

MDF Panels - The dangers and safe alternatives

Our Artist Surfaces Consultants have pulled together this handy guide to inform professional artists of the long-term dangers of poor quality MDF panels. Read more

Rana Begum - Dallas Art Fair

Rana Begum - Dallas Art Fair

The annual Dallas Art Fair is located in the city’s revitalized downtown arts district and features over 80 prominent national and international dealers. Read more

Queen Elizabeth Park Public Art Commission

Queen Elizabeth Park Public Art Commission

The Legacy Corporation is inviting artists to propose exciting work for display in the North Park of the London Olympic village! Read more

T J Boulting - Dale Adcock

T J Boulting - Dale Adcock

The latest exhibition at T J Boulting will showcase a collection of monumental paintings and drawings by Dale Adcock, an artist who considers his work to be ‘a contemporary product of cubism’. Read more

Dale Chihuly - Halcyon Gallery

Dale Chihuly - Halcyon Gallery

American artist Dale Chihuly is famed for leading the avant-garde in the development of glass as a fine art. Read more

COLLECT Art Fair

COLLECT Art Fair

COLLECT will bring together thirty two of the world’s finest galleries and eleven Project Space artists in a striking demonstration of diverse craft trades and techniques. Read more

April Free Prize Draw

April Free Prize Draw

Sign up to our newsletter before Tuesday 30th April for the chance to win a £150 bespoke frame design voucher! Read more

POINT London Conference

POINT London Conference

Taking place 2nd - 3rd May 2013, the brand new POINT London Conference will explore themes of ‘authenticity’ and the power of design to change business, education and society. Read more

Julie Umerle - Art, Life and Everything

Julie Umerle - Art, Life and Everything

Our long-time client and friend Julie Umerle has launched a kick-starter campaign to raise funds for the publication of her autobiography! Read more

Charlie Warde - Memories for the future

Charlie Warde - Memories for the future

We are delighted to have worked with fine artist Charlie Warde to create a bespoke framing solution for this stunning etched copper plate, destined for display at the 2013 Royal Academy Summer Show! Read more

April Newsletters

April Newsletters

Every month, we produce a choice of themed newsletters for artists, photographers, interior designers, collectors and art enthusiasts. Each issue is filled with events, tips and special offers from across the art and design world! Please click on the image to read our April editions ... Read more

Conservation Framing - De-coding the myths

Conservation Framing - De-coding the myths

High-street framers often throw around buzz phrases like ‘conservation grade’, fooling innocent shoppers into believing that they are adequately protecting their artwork. Our team have created this guide to help you recognise poor quality frames masquerading as conservation standard Read more

Lucid-Ly - The Contemporary Photobook

Lucid-Ly - The Contemporary Photobook

The latest exhibition at Lucid-Ly showcases a series of recent photobook projects, exploring the potential of the book as ‘a platform for photography’. Read more

Andrew Holmes - Appeal for lost drawings

Andrew Holmes - Appeal for lost drawings

Our long-time client and friend Andrew Holmes is appealing for the owners of three drawings last exhibited in 1981 at the Thumb Gallery to come forward so that the works may be exhibited once again. Read more

City of Levallois Photography Award

City of Levallois Photography Award

The City of Levallois Photography Prize is open to all international practitioners under the age of 35 and awards a €10,000 prize to the winner! Read more

The Photo Art Fair

The Photo Art Fair

The brand new Photo Art Fair is a four-day exhibition of collectable works from 50 international photographers at London’s Victoria House. Read more