Archive for October 2013

Rob and Nick Carter artwork installed at Frick Collection

Rob and Nick Carter artwork installed at Frick Collection

The Frick Collection in New York is currently playing host to a contemporary digital media piece by our long-time clients Rob & Nick Carter, displayed to coincide with the acclaimed exhibition ‘Vermeer, Rembrandt, and Hals: Masterpieces of Dutch Painting from the Mauritshuis’. Read more

John Jones Arts Building - An interview with Jez Bond

John Jones Arts Building - An interview with Jez Bond

We caught up with our neighbour and friend Jez Bond to talk about the brand new Park Theatre and how cultural change in Finsbury Park will benefit the local community! Read more

Derwent Art Prize - Paul Hiles

Derwent Art Prize - Paul Hiles

John Jones would like to congratulate Paul Hiles, who was recently awarded second prize in the inaugural Derwent Art Prize for Drawing at the Mall Gallery in London. Read more

Nigel Cooke - Stuart Shave/Modern Art London

Nigel Cooke - Stuart Shave/Modern Art London

Fans of high quality contemporary oil painting will be flocking to Stuart Shave Modern Art this month for a glimpse of the latest body of work by Nigel Cooke! Read more

History: Adam Neate, portraits 2006 - 2013

History: Adam Neate, portraits 2006 - 2013

Elms Lesters Painting Rooms is set to present a retrospective exhibition of Adam Neate's portraits produced between 2006 and 2013, marking seminal points in his career! Read more

Asian Art in London

Asian Art in London

Asian Art in London is an annual event which brings together the capital’s leading Asian art dealers, major auction houses and societies for ten days of exhibitions, auction sales, lectures and panel discussions. Read more

Discover ... Gesso Wooden Painting Panels

Discover ... Gesso Wooden Painting Panels

There are multiple priming materials you can use to prepare the surface of your panel for painting; however one of our continued favourites is gesso. Read more

Serco Prize for Illustration

Serco Prize for Illustration

London Transport Museum has partnered up with the Association of Illustrators (AOI) to launch the Serco Prize for Illustration 2014! Read more

Jerwood Makers Open 2014

Jerwood Makers Open 2014

Emerging artists working across diverse craft disciplines are now welcome to apply for the Jerwood Makers Open 2014, a popular competition designed to commission and exhibit new work from creative talent working in the applied arts. Read more

Sadie Coles opens new gallery space

Sadie Coles opens new gallery space

Sadie Coles HQ has expanded their oeuvre and opened a dramatic new 6000 sq ft space on Kingly Street in central London! Read more

Michael C Shea Photograpy

Michael C Shea Photograpy

Photographer Michael Shea explores identity, embracing the artist’s own memories and observations which are then reflected on his walks with the camera. Read more

Richard Learoyd - The Outside World

Richard Learoyd - The Outside World

Richard Learoyd has journeyed to the stunning English countryside to capture images that have ‘long been latent in his imagination’. Read more

National Open Art Competition Shortlist Revealed

National Open Art Competition Shortlist Revealed

The highly anticipated shortlist for the 17th National Open Art Exhibition has now been revealed! The award received its highest number of entries on record this year, of which just 100 works were selected for inclusion in the final exhibition. Read more

Rob and Nick Carter at The Fine Art Society Contemporary

Rob and Nick Carter at The Fine Art Society Contemporary

The Fine Art Society Contemporary is presenting a major solo exhibition of work by British artistic duo and John Jones clients Rob and Nick Carter, celebrating 15 years of their collaborative practice! Read more

Martin Parr - Into the Studio with John Jones and Love Art London

Martin Parr - 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 December event grants a lucky group unprecedented access to the private art studio of Martin Parr ... Read more

Art on the Underground - 15 for 150 exhibition at John Jones

Art on the Underground - 15 for 150 exhibition at John Jones

John Jones is delighted to showcase 15 for 150 in our Project Space, a landmark collection of limited edition prints marking the 150th anniversary of the world’s first underground transport network. Read more

Fahd Burki - Residency at Edinburgh Printmakers

Fahd Burki - Residency at Edinburgh Printmakers

Contemporary artist Fahd Burki, winner of the 2013 John Jones Art on Paper Award at Art Dubai, will be in residence at Edinburgh Printmakers during autumn 2013. Read more

Stuart Semple - Suspend Disbelief

Stuart Semple - Suspend Disbelief

With Frieze week upon us, London is transforming into a hive of exhibitions, auction sales and creative events! We’re particularly excited for this solo exhibition of work by our long-time client Stuart Semple, entitled Suspend Disbelief and organised in collaboration with Bauer Art Foundation. Read more

October Newsletters 2013

October Newsletters 2013

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 October editions ... Read more

John Jones Guide to Frieze 2013

John Jones Guide to Frieze 2013

The sheer scale of Frieze Art Fair can be overwhelming, so our team have put together this handy list of our top stands not to be missed! Read more

Chris Ofili - R.I.P. Stephen Lawrence 1974 - 1993

Chris Ofili - R.I.P. Stephen Lawrence 1974 - 1993

Our long-time client Chris Ofili has launched a new limited edition print to mark the 20 year anniversary of the murder of Stephen Lawrence. Read more

John Jones Arts Building - An interview with Nicola Green

John Jones Arts Building - An interview with Nicola Green

We caught up with our long-time client and friend Nicola Green to talk about her life as an artist working in Finsbury Park and how cultural change in the area will benefit the local community! Read more

Juan Carlos Stekelman - Austin/Desmond

Juan Carlos Stekelman - Austin/Desmond

Austin/Desmond is gearing up to present a solo exhibition of works by Argentinian artist Juan Carlos Stekelman, celebrating 25 works on paper produced during the 1960s and 70s. Read more

Brigitte Williams - The Broadgate Tower

Brigitte Williams - The Broadgate Tower

Visual artist Brigitte Williams makes use of diverse sources including maps, codes, newspapers and philosophical theories to investigate the structural patterns which ‘underpin our subconscious understanding of the world’. Read more

The Perfect Death: Horizons

The Perfect Death: Horizons

The third in a popular series of ‘The Perfect ……’ group exhibitions opens this week at The Lion and Lamb! Read more

Pierre Bergian drawings acquired by British Museum

Pierre Bergian drawings acquired by British Museum

Visitors to the British Museum, one of the most celebrated historical and cultural institutions in the world, can now enjoy the work of Pierre Bergian within the museum collection. Read more