Archive for October 2014

John Jones frame the Mary McCartney photography exhibition Monochrome/Colour

John Jones frame the Mary McCartney photography exhibition Monochrome/Colour

John Jones have provided the framing and installation for the forthcoming Mary McCartney exhibition: Monochrome | Colour, on show 21st November - 5th December 2014, at 3 Grafton Place, London. Read more

John Jones prints, dry mounts and frames Chris Stein/Negative: Me, Blondie, and The Advent of Punk

John Jones prints, dry mounts and frames Chris Stein/Negative: Me, Blondie, and The Advent of Punk

John Jones are delighted to have printed, dry mounted and framed over 50 previously unpublished iconic photographs for, Chris Stein/Negative: Me, Blondie, and The Advert of Punk, exhibition at Somerset House in celebration of Blondie’s 40th anniversary. Read more

The Place Downstairs celebrates the success of Tamsin Relly: Jungle Snow

The Place Downstairs celebrates the success of Tamsin Relly: Jungle Snow

The Place Downstairs celebrates the success of Jungle Snow, a near sell out exhibition of new paintings and monotypes by Tamsin Relly, with a closing reception on 30th October 2014 6.30 - 8.30pm. Relly has recently returned from an expeditionary art residency onboard ship in the Svalbard Region of the Arctic Circle and will be present at the reception with tales of her adventure to share. Read more

John Jones collaborate with textiles designer Aimee Betts and The New Craftsmen

John Jones collaborate with textiles designer Aimee Betts and The New Craftsmen

This Fireworks Night, The New Craftsmen will be unveiling COLOUR WHEELS ­– a series of hand-braided brass-framed mirrors – the result of a new collaboration with textiles designer Aimee Betts & framers & art conservators John Jones. Read more

Jerwood Makers Open 2015 call for submissions

Jerwood Makers Open 2015 call for submissions

Jerwood Makers Open 2015 call for submissions for artists and collaborative practices working across craft and design disciplines closes Tuesday 4th November by 5pm. Read more

Arkitexture interview Kate Jones

Arkitexture interview Kate Jones

Arkitexture interview Kate Jones, Business Development Director at John Jones for their Ask the Experts article, ‘John Jones London: The Art of Framing and Hanging’. She discusses gilding, glow boxes and good installation. Read more

John Jones frame artworks for The Bianca Jagger Human Rights Foundation Benefit Auction

John Jones frame artworks for The Bianca Jagger Human Rights Foundation Benefit Auction

The second Bianca Jagger Human Rights Foundation ‘Arts for Human Rights’ Benefit Auction took place on 14th October at PHILLIPS Howick Place. The charity aimed to raise an estimated £500,000 through the Dior sponsored gala auction. With over £140,000 raised at silent auction by Paddle8 before the event they were well on their way to reaching their target. Read more

Moniker Art Fair ticket offer

Moniker Art Fair ticket offer

Moniker Art Fair has kindly offered 50% off ticket to John Jones news readers! Just enter the code JJART when booking online. Offer is available on Friday 17th, Saturday 18th and Sunday 19th October for Moniker Art Fair at the Old Truman Brewery, Brick Lane. Tickets normally cost £8. Read more

Watch our new video ‘John Jones, a Centre of Excellence in the Presentation and Preservation of Art’

Watch our new video ‘John Jones, a Centre of Excellence in the Presentation and Preservation of Art’

Watch our new video 'John Jones, a Centre of Excellence in the Presentation and Preservation of Art', for interviews with Managing Director, Matthew Jones, Business Development Director, Kate Jones, and Design Consultant, Tim Blake. Together they outline our heritage as a family business, our future vision, and the range of bespoke services we offer today. Read more

Pop-up Exhibition of TIMEOUT & EXODUS by Marcus Lyon at 101/, 1st floor West Wing, Somerset House

Pop-up Exhibition of TIMEOUT & EXODUS by Marcus Lyon at 101/, 1st floor West Wing, Somerset House

John Jones have embarked on an exciting project with artist Marcus Lyon, to print, frame and install Lyon’s iconic series of artworks for the forthcoming 101/Lyon pop-up exhibition. The pop up, in collaboration with 101, TM lighting and Somerset House is on display from 24th October to 22nd April, at 101 in the West Wing of Somerset House. The pop-up aims to blur the line between public and ‘private’ creative space and endeavours to bring new thinking to the people we work with and the spaces we create in. Read more

Framing the Horst: Photographer of Style exhibition at the V&A

Framing the Horst: Photographer of Style exhibition at the V&A

Watch a short film with Design Consultant, Tim Blake, showcasing the production of the Horst P. Horst frames. Read more

Beetles + Huxley presents Sebastiao Salgado from 8 October –  8 November

Beetles + Huxley presents Sebastiao Salgado from 8 October –  8 November

Epic, awe-inspiring, moving and important: Sebastião Salgado’s photographs are revered by public and critics the world over. This exhibition celebrates Salgado’s extraordinary contribution to the medium. This October Beetles + Huxley Gallery, London, will host an exciting exhibition with an astonishing collection of pictures from every part of Salgado’s forty year long career. Read more

Jealous Print Studio and Gallery launch new state-of-the-art East London space this October

Jealous Print Studio and Gallery launch new state-of-the-art East London space this October

This October sees Jealous Print Studio and Gallery opening their doors to a new state-of-the-art Gallery and pop-up venue in the heart of Shoreditch. This major expansion project has not only doubled its former penthouse print studio space, but will also include Artists’ Studios and see the entire Print and Gallery teams taking residence across 5000 sq. ft. and all four storeys of 53 Curtain Road, Shoreditch. Read more

Delfina Foundation launch crowd funding page to raise £15,000 for exhibition next Summer

Delfina Foundation launch crowd funding page to raise £15,000 for exhibition next Summer

John Jones are great admirers of the Delfina Foundation, an independent, non-profit foundation dedicated to facilitating artistic exchange and developing creative practice through residencies, partnerships and public programming, with a special focus on international collaborations with the Greater Middle East & North Africa... Read more