Archive for May 2013

ArtTactic Photography Market Confidence Survey

ArtTactic Photography Market Confidence Survey

The latest ArtTactic photography report suggests that confidence in the contemporary photography market has increased by almost 10% in the last 12 months, a great sign for both artists and dealers working in the medium. Read more

Benjamin Hope - RA Summer Show

Benjamin Hope - RA Summer Show

We are delighted that this detailed oil painting by our client Benjamin Hope has been selected for inclusion in the RA Summer Show, now in its 245th year! Read more

Discover ... Selma Feriani Gallery

Discover ... Selma Feriani Gallery

The Selma Feriani Gallery has recently expanded into Tunis, providing a platform for the production and exhibition of contemporary art projects in the region. Read more

New Designers

New Designers

Over 3,000 new designers from the UK’s leading universities will come together at this annual fair to showcase the future of design with their ‘innovation and fresh thinking’. Read more

An introduction to Articheck

An introduction to Articheck

Join us for an ‘Introduction to Articheck’, an innovative new app which cuts the time it takes to produce artwork condition reports in half! Read more

Gavin Turk - 55th Venice Biennale

Gavin Turk - 55th Venice Biennale

At the 55th Venice Biennale, the Gervasuti Foundation will present a dramatic site-specific project by Gavin Turk entitled ‘Vanacular’, a ‘visual manifestation of urban unrest’. Read more

IdeasTap Photographic Awards 2013

IdeasTap Photographic Awards 2013

Applications are now being welcomed for the prestigious IdeasTap Photographic Awards, offering three lucky winners £5000 in prize money. Read more

Chris Levine - Fine Art Society Contemporary

Chris Levine - Fine Art Society Contemporary

Chris Levine's inaugural exhibition at the Fine Art Society Contemporary focuses on light as an element and its importance to our existence. Read more

Art on the Underground 15 for 150

Art on the Underground 15 for 150

Art on the Underground has commissioned 15 of today’s prominent artists to create a poster that interprets their own individual idea of what the tube means to them. Read more

Pip Dickens - SCREEN

Pip Dickens - SCREEN

Our long-time Artist Surfaces client Pip Dickens is preparing to exhibit at the Rugby Art Gallery and Museum in her fourth solo UK show since 2010. Read more

Jerwood Drawing Prize 2013

Jerwood Drawing Prize 2013

Jerwood Visual Arts is now welcoming entries for the UK’s largest and longest running annual open exhibition for drawing. Read more

Advice on Artist Materials

Advice on Artist Materials

Our conservators can provide professional artists with tailored advice on safe fine art materials to use in their day to day practice. Read more

Art Basel Hong Kong

Art Basel Hong Kong

This exciting fair dedicated to the art and artists of Asia and the Asia-Pacific is the newest addition to the Art Basel giant and a force to be reckoned with. Read more

Discover ... GRAD Gallery for Russian Arts and Design

Discover ... GRAD Gallery for Russian Arts and Design

Situated just a stone’s throw from Oxford Circus, the brand new Gallery for Russian Arts and Design is set to open in June with an exhibition of insightful Intourist posters. Read more

May Newsletters

May 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 May editions ... Read more

Sara Charlton Charitable Foundation - Fundraising Auction

Sara Charlton Charitable Foundation - Fundraising Auction

John Jones is delighted to be sponsoring the Sara Charlton Charitable Foundation (SCCF) and their fundraising exhibition and auction of contemporary art! Read more

Alice Gur-Arie - ASC Gallery

Alice Gur-Arie - ASC Gallery

This May, South London’s ASC Gallery will host a captivating 16 image photography series depicting a land previously only ventured into by director Guillermo del Toro Read more

Frieze New York

Frieze New York

This weekend the eyes of the art world will be turning to the big apple for Frieze New York, an exhibition of work from the most forward-thinking galleries across the globe! Read more

Ryan Leigh - Simon Oldfield Gallery

Ryan Leigh - Simon Oldfield Gallery

This new body of work by Ryan Leigh entitled ‘Family Tree Series’ explores the historical symbolism of the tree as a feminine source of life. Read more

Mitch Griffiths - Halcyon Gallery

Mitch Griffiths - Halcyon Gallery

In an age where fame is the most desired commodity available, whether it be on the red carpet, on your computer, your phone or your favourite t-shirt, Mitch Griffiths uses oil painting to address identity and inclusion. Read more

Crouch End Festival 2013

Crouch End Festival 2013

We are delighted to be hosting an ‘Artists Presentation and Networking Event’ as part of Crouch End Festival 2013! Read more

Benjamin Palencia - Head of a Woman

Benjamin Palencia - Head of a Woman

This striking piece by Spanish artist Benjamin Palencia was originally thought to portray a rooster until our conservation team made a surprising discovery ... Read more

Mark Wallinger - Labyrinth

Mark Wallinger - Labyrinth

The latest Art on the Underground project is ‘Labyrinth’, a huge collection of 270 artworks by Mark Wallinger which will be installed in every one of the tube’s 270 stations. Read more

Islington Word 2013 Festival

Islington Word 2013 Festival

The Word 2013 Festival kicks off in Islington today, with activities and opportunities to discover new words in unusual locations across the London borough! Read more

Amy Stephens - /Vinibar

Amy Stephens - /Vinibar

Amy Stephens' latest exhibition showcases site specific sculptural assemblages which explore the relationship between found objects and sculpture, materials and architecture. Read more

Florence Trust Artist Residency 2013-2014

Florence Trust Artist Residency 2013-2014

Applications are now being welcomed for the 2013-2014 Florence Trust Artist Residency. Read more

Eleanor Meredith - A Record of Wishful Thinking

Eleanor Meredith - A Record of Wishful Thinking

View the latest public art to have been inspired by A Million Minutes, a two year arts focused regeneration programme for Archway and Finsbury Park funded by Islington Council and the Arts Council England. Read more

Lens Think Photographic Exhibition

Lens Think Photographic Exhibition

Lens Think is a group of contemporary photographers fundraising to support their end of year University degree show. Make a pledge to support this collective of emerging talent now! Read more