Archive for November 2013

Renowned artists donate work for auction to support academic freedom

Renowned artists donate work for auction to support academic freedom

A range of works by over 70 leading artists, including the likes of Jeremy Deller, Maggi Hambling and Quentin Blake, on the theme of oppression and freedom will go under the hammer on December 5th in support of the Council for Assisting Refugee Academics. Read more

START World

START World

Based in Dubai Knowledge Village, START is a charity running art workshops for refugees, orphans and children with special needs, including Autism and Down syndrome. Find out more about how you can support this worthwhile cause ... Read more

John Jones Review - Abu Dhabi Art Fair

John Jones Review - Abu Dhabi Art Fair

Our Business Development Manager Frankie Spickernell reflects on her trip to Abu Dhabi Art Fair, stand-out galleries and artworks, interesting events and cultural change in the region! Read more

Bob Dylan - Halcyon Gallery

Bob Dylan - Halcyon Gallery

Building on the success of his first museum exhibition in Chemnitz, Germany in 2007, Mood Swings at Halcyon gallery is Bob Dylan’s most comprehensive art show yet. Read more

Discover ... Berloni Gallery

Discover ... Berloni Gallery

Margherita Berloni’s gallery EB&FLOW, established in 2011 in a converted print works in Shoreditch, has undergone a change of name and a change of location this autumn! Read more

John Jones guide to Miami Fairs - Art Basel, Pulse and Spectrum

John Jones guide to Miami Fairs - Art Basel, Pulse and Spectrum

From the 4th to the 8th of December, the eyes of the art world will turn to Miami Beach, Florida for a plethora of exciting international art fairs. With so much choice on offer, our team have produced a handy guide to Art Basel, Pulse and Spectrum to help curate your visit! Read more

John Kingerlee and John Minihan - Cork Street Gathering

John Kingerlee and John Minihan - Cork Street Gathering

The work of fine artist John Kingerlee and photographer John Minihan will travel from Cork in Ireland to the renowned Cork Street in London for a special exhibition organised by Carrie Neely Contemporary Art gallery!. Read more

Brownhill Love Art Insurance

Brownhill Love Art Insurance

Throughout our forty years of experience in protecting and presenting fine art, we have built strong relationships with trusted partners in artwork shipping, storage and insurance, and take pride in recommending their services to our clients. Read more

London Art Fair - Special ticket offer for John Jones clients!

London Art Fair - Special ticket offer for John Jones clients!

The London Art fair has grown to be the largest Modern British and Contemporary art fair in the UK, rivalling even the mighty Frieze ... Read more

November Newsletters

November 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 November editions ... Read more

Paris Photo 2013

Paris Photo 2013

Following international success in April 2013 at their first American fair, the prestigious Paris Photo is returning to the Grand Palais for the 17th year, hosting 136 galleries alongside 28 photography publishing specialists. Read more

Hamdan International Photography Award

Hamdan International Photography Award

Enter Hamdan International Photography Award for the chance to win up to $120,000 in prize money. Read more

Osteria Tufo - New Italian Restaurant opens in Finsbury Park

Osteria Tufo - New Italian Restaurant opens in Finsbury Park

For a “Taste of Italy in the heart of Finsbury Park” you only need travel 100 yards from John Jones to Fonthill Road’s new Osteria Tufo restaurant. Read more

Jong Soo Kwon - The Feather Series

Jong Soo Kwon - The Feather Series

3D photography by Korean lenticular specialist Jong Soo Kwon will be displayed for the first time in Europe on November 21st at Barracuda Club! Read more

Richard Caldicott – Envelope Drawings

Richard Caldicott – Envelope Drawings

We are delighted to be showcasing a series of striking Envelope Drawings by artist Richard Caldicott, creator of stunning abstract compositions and geometric forms. Read more

Second Floor Studios Open Studio Event

Second Floor Studios Open Studio Event

Over the weekend of the 16th and 17th of November a community of over 300 artists, print makers, craft makers and designers from Second Floor Studios invites you into their workspace for their Open Studios event. Read more

HOMEGROWN Pop-up Shop

HOMEGROWN Pop-up Shop

If you’re looking for unusual homewares and art pieces or just somewhere off the beaten track to search out unique Christmas gifts, the HOMEGROWN pop-up shop in Muswell Hill will be introducing limited edition contemporary art and design to the community for one weekend only! Read more

Ralph Lauren Home marks its thirtieth anniversary

Ralph Lauren Home marks its thirtieth anniversary

Long-time John Jones client Ralph Lauren is celebrating the thirtieth anniversary of their Homeware collection by launching two new ranges. Read more

Francis Bacon artwork makes world record sale!

Francis Bacon artwork makes world record sale!

Francis Bacon’s 1969 triptych depicting his friend Lucian Freud set the world record for the most expensive artwork ever sold at auction earlier this week, making a staggering $142.4 million. Read more

Stephen Shore - Sprüth Magers

Stephen Shore - Sprüth Magers

Pioneer of the ‘diaristic snapshot and the monumentalised landscape’, American artist Stephen Shore is set to present a long awaited solo exhibition at Spruth Magers Gallery, London. Read more

Hush - Fatales

Hush - Fatales

Newcastle based urban artist HUSH is well known for his passionate paintings inspired by Manga. His new solo exhibition entitled Fatales expands on the Japanese female form to explore modern day European seductresses. Read more

John Jones Limited Edition Print Sale

John Jones Limited Edition Print Sale

For one day only John Jones is hosting an exclusive limited edition print sale at our design studios in Finsbury Park! Our friends at Whitechapel, the ICA and Art on the Underground will be showcasing some of their finest editions by the likes of Sarah Lucas, Gillian Wearing and Wolfgang Tillmans ... Read more