Archive for January 2015

Silencing the Avant-Garde: Censorship and Film in the Soviet Union at GRAD 5 February

Silencing the Avant-Garde: Censorship and Film in the Soviet Union at GRAD 5 February

On Thursday 5th February from 6.30pm – 8.00pm the Gallery for Russian Art and Design, also known as GRAD, will be holding a free event to examine the impact of censorship on the arts during the early years of Stalin’s rule and the onset of Socialist Realism. The second event in GRAD’s series of collaborations with the Kino Klassika Foundation will feature Justine Waddell in conversation with European and Russian cinema specialist Ian Christie. The discussion will focus on film and film music and will be complemented by a selection of extracts from Soviet productions of the 1920s and 1930s. Read more

John Jones dry mounts and frames Abbas Kowsari show at the Wapping Project Bankside

John Jones dry mounts and frames Abbas Kowsari show at the Wapping Project Bankside

The John Jones team of expert Design Consultants were pleased to dry mount and frame a series of C-type photographs for Abbas Kowsari’s current exhibition at the Wapping Project Bankside. The exhibition runs until 28th February at the galleries Mayfair space. Read more

John Jones & TM Lighting launch an innovative limited edition display case at Christie’s

John Jones & TM Lighting launch an innovative limited edition display case at Christie’s

John Jones were delighted to join forces with TM Lighting to host an engaging conversation ‘Displaying Art’ at the Christie’s South Kensington saleroom on 31st January 2015. The event coincideded with the stellar preview of Christie’s major South Kensington sale, Impressionism/Modern & Picasso Ceramics and provided expert insight into the effective art of display; incorporating framing, lighting and protection of artworks post-purchase. Read more

Rob and Nick Carter exhibit Chinese Whispers at The Fine Art Society, Contemporary

Rob and Nick Carter exhibit Chinese Whispers at The Fine Art Society, Contemporary

Rob and Nick Carter present over 20 works at the Fine Art Society, Contemporary from 14th January – 19th February 2015. The exhibition entitled, Chinese Whispers, marks the development of a series first glimpsed in their acclaimed exhibition at The Fine Art Society, Contemporary in 2013, and coincides with the publication of a new book, of the same title. Read more

John Jones Project Space inaugural artist Teresa Gillespie exhibits at Wexford Arts Centre

John Jones Project Space inaugural artist Teresa Gillespie exhibits at Wexford Arts Centre

below explanation (clocks stop at 3pm and existence continues), an exhibition of new work by John Jones Project Space inaugural artist and recipient of the Wexford Arts Centre Emerging Visual Artist Award 2013, Teresa Gillespie, runs from 12th January - 7th February at Wexford Arts Centre. Read more