'Alan Jones: Works from The Ropewalk Residency' published by The Fine Art Society, London

Title: Alan Jones: Works from The Ropewalk Residency Publisher: The Fine Art Society Contemporary, 148 New Bond Street London W1S 2JT, faslondon.com First published: 2012 ISBN: 978-1-907052-10-1 Contributors: Forward by AlanJones and essay by Kate Bryan Design: Ian Brown Printing: Printed in the UK by ArtQuarters Press Edition: Published in an edition of 1000 copies Pages: 51 To accompany the exhibitions: The Mother Land at The Fine Art Society Contemporary, London and New South Wales at Watters Gallery, Sydney Exhibition dates: 10-27 October 2012 (The Mother Land), 30 October – 17 November 2012 (New South Wales)

Introduction By Alan Jones 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 journey of the First Fleet for some time now. It …

Alan Jones: This Story is About You

Alan Jones exhibition at the Fine Art Society, London, words by Kate Bryan published by The Huffington Post, UK.

The Huffington Post By Kate Bryan It seems the world has never been so personal. We receive daily updates from a variety of sources about friends, family and even previously untouchable celebrities and public figures. There is little distinction between the real world and online social media content. With this mass of personal information being shared, one might start to …

The Mother Land catalogue

Photograph by artist Alan Jones

CATALOGUE ESSAY – ARTSPACE Alan Jones’ maternal family heritage can be traced 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’. Jones has long been interested in looking at Australia’s colonial history and the journey of the First …

The Mother Land (Artspace)

Photograph by artist Alan Jones

Artspace, The Ropewalk, North Lincolnshire, UK 15 September – 14 October 2012 The Mother Land Exhibition Catalogue Alan Jones’ maternal family heritage can be traced 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’. Jones has long been …