Album Paintings

Painting by Australian artist Alan Jones

The Cat Street Gallery, Hong Kong 16 October – 10 November 2013 Album Paintings Exhibition Catalogue Since graduating from the National Art School in Sydney in 1997, Jones’ images have often focused on the human figure and landscape. While Jones’ practice is predominantly of a figurative nature, he uses the landscape as a ground or space for his figures to …

New South Wales

Alan Jones artist Australia painting of Queen Elizabeth #1

Watters Gallery, Sydney 30 October – 16 November 2012 New South Wales Exhibition Catalogue My maternal family heritage traces back to British convicts Robert Forrester and Isabella ‘Bella’ Ramsay. Robert and Isabella were both separately convicted for crimes of theft and subsequently received sentences of transportation to New South Wales. I have been looking at Australia’s colonial history and the …

Wyalkatchem

Painting by Australian artist Alan Jones

Venn Gallery, Perth 17 November – 23 December 2011 Wyalkatchem Venn Gallery Jones’ earliest childhood memories go back to the country town of Wyalkatchem in rural WA. In the late 70s and early 80’s Jones’ parents, Mike and Jenny, were widely known within the community as publicans of the Wyalkatchem Hotel where they lived and worked with their 3 young …