Archive for March 2014

TEFAF Art Market Annual Report

TEFAF Art Market Annual Report

Cultural Economist Dr. Claire McAndrew’s annual Art Market report was released during the 27th TEFAF Maastricht Art Fair in the Netherlands, which ran from 14th – 23rd March. Initial analysis of the results seems promising. Read more

The Cynthia Corbett Gallery: Young Masters Art Prize 2014

The Cynthia Corbett Gallery: Young Masters Art Prize 2014

In an era of conceptualism in art that has often let technique and aesthetic fall to the wayside, the Young Masters Art Prize set out in 2009 to celebrate both modern skill and traditional practice. Read more

Prints and Multiple’s Sale at Christie’s 16th April

Prints and Multiple’s Sale at Christie’s 16th April

Christie’s upcoming auction presents Prints and Multiple’s ranging from traditional hand painted colour etchings produced in the 1700’s to Contemporary Art editions. Prints and Multiple’s coincides with the Royal Academy’s, Print Month, which includes events such as, the London Original Print Fair. Read more

Sotheby’s Auction 1st April - Made In Britain

Sotheby’s Auction 1st April - Made In Britain

Sotheby’s are celebrating quality Modern and Contemporary artworks which are, Made In Britain, for their upcoming auction on 1st April. The auction house will showcase 243 lots including the best of British artists' sculptures, photographs, prints and paintings. Read more

The Other Art Fair opens 24th – 27th April at Ambika P3

The Other Art Fair opens 24th – 27th April at Ambika P3

The Other Art Fair is set to return for another installment at Ambika P3’s industrial Marylebone space from 24th - 27th of April. The fair provides a platform for the best of emerging and unrepresented artists to showcase their work to important curators, critics and collectors. Read more

Winner of John Jones Art on Paper Award 2014

Winner of John Jones Art on Paper Award 2014

The recipient of the John Jones Art on Paper Award was announced at Art Dubai during the Opening, Wednesday March 19, 2014. The 2014 recipient of the award is artist Younes Rahmoun, exhibiting in Art Dubai Contemporary with Galerie Imane Farès (Paris), until March 22. Read more

Selections from the Arts Council Collection at Nottingham Contemporary

Selections from the Arts Council Collection at Nottingham Contemporary

Somewhat Abstract exhibition at Nottingham Contemporary Gallery surveys a selection of the Arts Council’s extensive collection of modern and contemporary British art from 12th April – 29th June. Read more

Artexpo New York Returns from 4th - 6th April

Artexpo New York Returns from 4th - 6th April

The annual Artexpo in New York runs from 4th – 6th April and will be housed at Pier 94, alongside [SOLO] art fair for unrepresented artists, and Décor Expo which focuses on framing fine art. Read more

New Artist Fair at Candid Arts Centre

New Artist Fair at Candid Arts Centre

The Candid Arts Centre holds the New Artist Framed Fair from 28th – 30th March. The fair presents affordable works of art ranging from £50 - £1000 from 50+ internationally emerging artists, sculptors and photographers. Read more

The Line Sculpture Trail Funding Deadline Closes 28 March

The Line Sculpture Trail Funding Deadline Closes 28 March

Plans for a new sculpture trail connecting London’s iconic Olympic Park with the O2 along the meridian line needs help reaching its fundraising goal of £145,636 before 28th of March. The proposed free sculpture trail will encourage people to ‘Walk the Line’ and discover the hidden histories of the East London waterways. Read more

AIPAD Photography Show Opens at the Armoury from 10th – 13th April

AIPAD Photography Show Opens at the Armoury from 10th – 13th April

The Association of International Photography Art Dealers will showcase the finest in fine art Photography at New York’s Park Avenue Armoury from 10th to the 13th of April. Read more

Darren Almond: To Leave a Light Impression

Darren Almond: To Leave a Light Impression

Renowned Photographer and multimedia Artist Darren Almond is showcasing at the White Cube in Bermondsey until 13th April. The exhibition To Leave a Light Impression includes the distinguished photographic series Full Moon and Present Form alongside new sculptural work. Read more

Shezad Dawood at the Parasol Unit from 4th April

Shezad Dawood at the Parasol Unit from 4th April

An exhibition of new work, titled Towards the Possible Film, by Shezad Dawood will be on display at the not-for-profit institution the Parasol Unit from 4th April. This exhibition will be Dawood’s first solo exhibition in a London Institution. Read more

“Yield” - Fahd Burki at Grey Noise

“Yield” - Fahd Burki at Grey Noise

The John Jones Art on Paper Award 2013 was presented to Fahd Burki. As part of the Award, we are delighted to have collaborated with the artist and GREY NOISE to support a new body of work for the artist’s third solo show which will open during Art Dubai 2014. Read more

Anderson & Low’s Internationally Distinguished Touring Exhibition Manga Dreams

Anderson & Low’s Internationally Distinguished Touring Exhibition Manga Dreams

Anderson & Low’s Manga Dreams touring fine art photography exhibition opens at Young Gallery in Brussels, Belgium on 20th March and will run until 5th May. Read more

March Newsletter

March Newsletter

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 March editions. Read more

The Distance Between

The Distance Between

Zeitgeist Art Projects (ZAP) current exhibition, The Distance between, at ASC Art Studios in New Cross, is set to run until 29th March where an Artists and Curators Talk and ASC Open Studios will accompany the exhibition. Read more

Renaissance Impressions at the Royal Academy of Art

Renaissance Impressions at the Royal Academy of Art

Renaissance Impressions showcases the lost printing technique of Chiaroscuro woodcuts from 15th March at the Royal Academy of Art. Approximately 130 rare prints are on loan from some of the finest print collections in the world. Read more

Vee Speers Exhibition at The Little Black Gallery

Vee Speers Exhibition at The Little Black Gallery

Boutique photography venue The Little Black Gallery is exhibiting Australian born, Paris based Photographer, Vee Speers’ long awaited exhibition, Bordello, until 12th April. Read more

Leading Lights Exhibition, 11th to 15th March, in the John Jones Project Space

Leading Lights Exhibition, 11th to 15th March, in the John Jones Project Space

Leading Lights is an exhibition of concept designs for a new public art lighting scheme for the Seven Sisters Road and Stroud Green Road Bridges. The exhibition is initiated by Islington Council, co-ordinated by All Change, a community arts charity, and held in the new John Jones Project Space until 15th March. Read more

Different Weathers of my Body - 19th March 5-9pm

Different Weathers of my Body - 19th March 5-9pm

Different Weathers of my Body, a multi-screen projection by Artist Magda Fabianczyk, will be installed for a one night screening event in the new John Jones Project Space on the 19th of March. Read more

The Ideal Home Show 14th–30th March at Earl’s Court

The Ideal Home Show 14th–30th March at Earl’s Court

The Ideal Home Show has been providing design inspiration for over 100 years, and returns for another instalment from 14th - 30th March at Earl’s Court Exhibition Centre. Read more

Designs of the Year 2014 at the Design Museum

Designs of the Year 2014 at the Design Museum

Designs of the Year 2014 opens March 26th until August 25th at the Design Museum and gives the visitors an opportunity to see innovative work at the forefront of design. Read more

Country Living Magazine – Spring Fair

Country Living Magazine – Spring Fair

With winter finally over, we recommend a trip to Country Living Magazine’s Spring Fair. From 19th – 23rd March in Islington, the fair will offer a unique shopping experience with an array of carefully selected independent designers and craftspeople exhibiting. Read more

ATLAS Gallery: Collected Works – 20 years in Photography

ATLAS Gallery: Collected Works – 20 years in Photography

ATLAS Gallery celebrates 20 years of dealing internationally prominent fine art photography by showcasing their key early vintage and contemporary acquisitions. Read more

William Kent: Designing Georgian Britain

William Kent: Designing Georgian Britain

British architecture would not be where it is today without William Kent. At the V&A, from 22nd March – 13th July, an exhibition will illustrate his polymathic career as painter and designer of sculpture, costume, interior decoration, furniture, metalwork, architecture and landscape gardens. Read more

Tessa Kennedy Collection Interiors Sale at Christie’s

Tessa Kennedy Collection Interiors Sale at Christie’s

The upcoming interiors sale at Christie’s South Kensington on 18th March includes opulent art and furniture from the collection of renowned British Interior Designer Tessa Kennedy. Read more

Wei Ligang: Chinese Palaces Opens 15th March for Asia Week New York

Wei Ligang: Chinese Palaces Opens 15th March for Asia Week New York

Michael Goedhuis and Mallett Antiques have collaborated to showcase Wei Ligang’s exhibition, Chinese Palaces, for Asia Art Week in New York. The exhibition will run from 15th – 22nd March. Read more

The New John Jones Arts Building

The New John Jones Arts Building

We are delighted to introduce our new headquarters, The Arts Building, in Finsbury Park. Our new building is a place for our staff and clients to meet and discuss artwork, for us to hold educational events – talks, seminars, workshops – around the subjects of art, its presentation and its protection, and for us to carry out frame design, collection care, research, conserve artwork and complete our world famous museum quality frames. Read more

Proposal Submission for Create Art Award 2014

Proposal Submission for Create Art Award 2014

The Create Art Award, orchestrated by Create London, is the largest participatory art award held in the UK. For 2014, the commission is valued at £40,000, supported by Bank of America Merrill Lynch. The deadline for proposals is 10th March. Read more

Open Call for Frieze Artist Award 2014

Open Call for Frieze Artist Award 2014

The acclaimed Frieze Projects have launched a brand new initiative for 2014 entitled Frieze Artist Award. Both UK and international Artists, with an inclination towards installation and performance art, are invited to propose new work that responds in a thought provoking way to the experience of the art fair. Read more

East London Printmakers Courses this Spring

East London Printmakers Courses this Spring

Non-profit voluntary organisation, East London Printmakers, has been cultivating creative potential in individuals and communities for the last 16 years. In a dynamic and professionally-led environment, the studio offers an exciting programme of open access sessions, workshops and artist in residence schemes in order to educate and promote artistic practice. Read more

Lynn Painter-Stainers Prize 2014 at the Mall Galleries

Lynn Painter-Stainers Prize 2014 at the Mall Galleries

Some of the most exciting examples of British draughtsmanship will be on show at Mall Galleries from 17 - 22 March 2014. The competition was set up by The Worshipful Company of Painter-Stainers and The Lynn Foundation nine years ago with the hope to promote creative representational painting and the often under-appreciated skill of draughtsmanship. Read more

The Chelsea International Fine Art Competition Call for Submissions is now open

The Chelsea International Fine Art Competition Call for Submissions is now open

Now in its 29th year, The Chelsea International Fine Art Competition, held at the Agora Gallery in New York, announce their open call for visual artist submissions. The competition aims to help advance careers by providing artists with valuable exposure to collectors and gallerists. Read more

Art and Science - Join the Debate at the Hertford Theatre

Art and Science - Join the Debate at the Hertford Theatre

Andrew Stevenson will be chairing a debate, sponsored by Global Eye Art, on March 7th from 6:30-8:00pm at the Hertford Theatre. The discussion will confront the interrelation of ‘Art and Science’. Tickets cost £10 from Courtyard Arts. Speakers will include esteemed artists; Susan Aldworth and Andrew Carnie. The debate is part of an accompanying programme for both ‘Art and Science’ exhibitions held at Courtyard Arts and Hertford Theatre. Read more