Archive for July 2013

Glazing Types

Glazing Types

There are a huge variety of glazing options available to artists working today, our framing consultants have pulled together this handy guide to identify the pros and cons of each type: Read more

The Aesthetica Art Prize

The Aesthetica Art Prize

The Aesthetica Art Prize is open to all artists worldwide regardless of age and experience and offers practitioners the opportunity to increase their profile on an international scale. Read more

Public Art Commission - Art across the city

Public Art Commission - Art across the city

Locws International is inviting artists to submit proposals for a new temporary public artwork in the city of Swansea as part of the 2014 programme ‘Art Across The City’. Read more

Sharon Leahy-Clark - Jerwood Drawing Prize 2013

Sharon Leahy-Clark - Jerwood Drawing Prize 2013

We are delighted that our long-time client Sharon Leahy-Clark has been shortlisted for inclusion in the Jerwood Visual Arts Drawing Prize 2013 exhibition! Read more

Frame of Mind

Frame of Mind

John Jones is delighted to be getting involved in the Islington Word Festival by hosting fragments of poetry across our New Arts Building construction hoardings. Read more

The Auction Room Website

The Auction Room Website

The Auction Room is a brand new website where dealers can buy and sell antiques, paintings and collectible works of art online. Read more

Amy Stephens - Aldeburgh Beach South LOOKOUT

Amy Stephens - Aldeburgh Beach South LOOKOUT

The Aldeburgh Beach South LOOKOUT run by art dealer Caroline Wiseman is ‘a tiny temple for artists, poets, writers, performers and thinkers’ and has recently hosted Amy Stephens as an artist in residence. Read more

Print Club London - Summer Screen Prints

Print Club London - Summer Screen Prints

To celebrate the 2013 Film4 Summer Screen, Print Club London has invited 17 of the most talented UK and USA based illustrators to design and produce original screen prints inspired by the films. Read more

The Atoms for Peace Drawing Room

The Atoms for Peace Drawing Room

Artist Stanley Donwood has created a themed visual wonderland to celebrate the three day residency of band Atoms For Peace at the Roundhouse. Read more

Valery Koroshilov - The Osborne Studio Gallery

Valery Koroshilov - The Osborne Studio Gallery

Winner of the Artists & Illustrator’s ‘Artist of The Year Award’ in 2010, Valery combines his architectural training with vast experience in large-scale decorative oil painting and portraiture. Read more

Kim Thorne - William Benington Gallery

Kim Thorne - William Benington Gallery

Check out the colourful spatial installations of Kim Thorne at William Benington Gallery now! Read more

Conrad Shawcross - Timepiece

Conrad Shawcross - Timepiece

This summer, the Roundhouse in north London is set to be transformed into a giant timepiece by artist Conrad Shawcross, who will "turn time and the clock back into the celestial, primeval experience that it once was for us all". Read more

Changes to Finsbury Park

Changes to Finsbury Park

John Jones have been proud residents of Finsbury Park for many years and we are delighted to see that the area is in a period of positive change, undergoing some exciting redevelopment! Read more

Art Nocturne Knocke

Art Nocturne Knocke

Art Nocturne Knocke has become one of the most prestigious arts and antiques fairs in Europe, bringing together young art lovers and experienced collectors to share in the event’s unique style and quality. Read more

July Newsletters

July 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 July editions ... Read more

Dough Portraits

Dough Portraits

Danish performance and conceptual artist Søren Dahlgaard has been creating absurd portraits of people with their faces encased in dough since 2008! Have yours taken at The Photographer's Gallery this weekend. Read more

Kate Moss - The Collection - Curated by Gert Elfering

Kate Moss - The Collection - Curated by Gert Elfering

The must-see photography sale of the autumn is sure to be Kate Moss - The Collection - Curated by Gert Elfering, a selection of works celebrating the renowned supermodel as a great modern muse. Read more

Maureen Paley Gallery - Hamish Fulton

Maureen Paley Gallery - Hamish Fulton

One of the must-see exhibitions of the summer is a new collection of work by Hamish Fulton, set to be displayed in his second solo show at Maureen Paley Gallery. Read more

Robin Friend - Into the Studio with John Jones and Love Art London

Robin Friend - Into the Studio with John Jones and Love Art London

We have been working with creative membership Love Art London to organise exclusive behind the scenes events with some of the capital’s most exciting creative talent! Our October event is scheduled to take place in the private studio of Robin Friend. Read more

Amy Stephens - Into the Studio with John Jones and Love Art London

Amy Stephens - Into the Studio with John Jones and Love Art London

We have been working with creative membership Love Art London to organise exclusive behind the scenes events with some of the capital’s most exciting creative talent! Our August event is scheduled to take place in the private studio of Amy Stephens. Read more

Sarah Myerscough Gallery - Landscaped

Sarah Myerscough Gallery - Landscaped

The latest exhibition at Sarah Myerscough Gallery challenges traditional interpretations of ‘landscape’ and questions how contemporary scenery is visually constructed. Read more

Nicole Porter - Portrait Painter

Nicole Porter - Portrait Painter

This greatly detailed painting is a fine example of realism, executed with a high level of skill by portrait painter and John Jones client Nicole Porter. Read more

Red Ribbon Awards Charity Auction

Red Ribbon Awards Charity Auction

The annual Red Ribbon Awards recognise the achievements of diverse family businesses working across all sectors, and their 2013 ceremony is set to include a charitable auction raising money for Help for Heroes and Fields of Life. Read more

Nathalie Guinamard - The Collector

Nathalie Guinamard - The Collector

“The Collector” by Nathalie Guinamard explores the CMYK (cyan, magenta, yellow and black) print process. Each of these four colours has been hand painted with half tone dots in acrylic paint onto a separate sheet of glass. Read more