0
Close Featured Items -
  • Artist - Allen Jones - Biography
    Allen Jones is a sculptor, painter and printmaker best known for his fetishistic human-furniture (forniphilia) sculptures and his sexually charged depictions of women. He studied first at the Hornsey College of Art from 1955-59, going on to attend the Royal College of Art for just one year before being expelled whereupon he returned to Hornsey to attend a teacher training course. Jones, along with Hockney, Blake and Kitaj, was one of the first proponents of the Pop Art movement which radically changed the face of the art world in the early 1960s. Jones’ particular take on the new genre was glamourised and highly erotic: women were illustrated in overtly sexual, glossy, magazine-esque prints and paintings. Jones had begun to experiment in sculpture by the late ‘60s.
£ £ 
Keep up to date with our exhibitions,
music events, news and special offers
Goldmark Gallery
14 Orange Street, Uppingham
Rutland, LE15 9SQ, UK

+44 (0) 1572 821424
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Mon-Sat: 9.30am - 5.30pm
Sunday: 11.00am - 4.00pm

This website uses cookies. By continuing to use this website, you are giving consent to cookies being used
I understand
© 2012-2018 Goldmark Gallery. All Rights Reserved.