the two Jonnys' project space     

the two Jonnys' project space is located at JJ&J HQ in Bethnal Green, East London, programmed by Jonny Aldous & Jonny JJ Winter.
By collaborating with artists in multiple ways, the two Jonnys aim to generate a varied program of projects encompassing exhibitions,
commissions, residencies and events by emerging artists from the UK, Europe & beyond.


Project index

2009
Amuse Bouche
Micro-residency 1 Cornelius Dupré
SCATTER Lee Marshall
Aesthetic of the Fragile Mathias Spriet
Micro-residency 2 Michael Page
MOOD BOARDS Robert Filby
End Again Week (pop-up!) Matthew Noel-Tod
Experiments with Light and Colour II Samuel Nias

2010
The Nature of Things / The Things of Nature
Stiff Peaks Nicolas Deshayes
Micro-residency 3 Simon Newby
A new dawn has broken has it not Rachel Tweddell PV this Fri - 7 May - 6-9pm













ongoing
Wacky Backy / index / view current: Colin Guillemet Chicken (expanded)






open saturdays 12 - 6pm / & by appointment
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Amuse Bouche / a two Jonnys taster show
22 May - 27 Jun 2009


flyer commission / Mike Goddard not quite sunset (reassembled found image) 2008 / edition of 200 postcards
text commission / Andrew marsh view text & press release



Giulia Ricci _ Leo Fitzmaurice _ Jo Addison _ James Balmforth _ Robert Filby _ Ruairiadh O'Connell

An inaugral group show at the project space: a sampler selection to delight the appetite for future shows to come.


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Micro-residency 1 / Cornelius Dupre
05 Jul - 10 Jul 2009



accompanying text for artists talk / view

Week long micro residency at the two Jonnys' culminating in an evening long showing of Cornelius' installation of shoepolish drawings in the project space, and an artists talk about the work produced whilst in residence



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SCATTER /
Lee marshall
16 Jul 2009

Commission for a public artwork to act as a sign for the street entrance to the project space at JJ&J HQ.
The resulting work, SCATTER, is now installed and visible 24/7.



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Lee also launched an edition for Kaavous-Bhoyroo Quaterly editions at the project space the month before. Below are images of his paintings hung for the launch.



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aesthetic of the fragile / Mathias Spriet
16 Jul - 22 Aug 2009
exhibition

flyer commission / Mathias Spriet / edition of 50 lino cuts
text commission / IPS view text & press release

Selected by IPS Gent, Belgium.
Solo show by Belgian based artist Mathias Spriet, of his pencil and watercolour life studies of often overlooked flora, and other works based on the delicacy of nature




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Micro-residency 2 / Michael page
27 Aug - 3 Sep 2009

Week long micro-residency by Bristol based artist & film-maker, Michael Page.
Michael will be continuing his recent experiments with circuit bending digital cameras, and hopefully testing out his new home-made mechano camera jib.

At the project space on Sunday 30th Aug, michael will be showing a selection of his past films & animations from 7pm, whilst the two Jonnys' host a Chilli cook off, using studio-grown chilli's.

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MOOD BOARDS / Robert Filby
18 Sep - 24 Oct 2009

text commison / Kit Hammonds / view
flyer commission /Robert Filby / unlimited .PDF edition view

Solo show of Robert Filby's latest 2D & 3D works, in both the project space and in the office.

Review of Rob's show @ artslant.com

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End Again Week (pop-up!) / Matthew Noel-Tod
30 Oct - 1 Nov 2009
open saturday & sunday
Launches Fri 30 Oct / 6-9pm

text PDF / view

End Again Week (Pop-Up!) is a weekend long exhibition of new work by Matthew Noel-Tod.
Outside of the building on Cambridge Heath Road hang billboards and posters in the style of a contemporary fashion campaign. Inside the gallery are posters and a video of the photo shoot.



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Experiments with Light and Colour II / Samuel Nias
13 Nov - 12 Dec 2009

PV / fri 13 Nov 6-9pm

text commission / Dean Kissick / view
flyer edition / Sam Nias / 100 bespoke lighting gel slides _ for the chance to receive one of Sams editions email your postal address to info@thetwojonnys.org

A new installation about the colours of nature by Samuel Nias, including a commission to produce a Christmas light display - with the grand switch on during the private view.
Sam will be in residence at the two Jonnys' for two weeks prior to the launch.




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The Things of nature / The nature of Things
23 Jan - 13 Feb 2010 _
PV Fri 22 Jan


Flyer edition / Lawrence Leaman / Lost Seiko, 2010 (print on canvas with wooden dowel, edition of 5)

Simon Newby _ Gemma Holt _ Ed French _ Alice Walton _ Des Hughes _ Daisy Addison
Toby Christian _ Rachel Tweddell _ Aidan Doherty _ Alistair Levy _ Dominic Allan

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Stiff Peaks / Nicolas Deshayes
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PV Fri 19 Feb

text commission / Ed Atkins Meringue / download PDF


Imagining the The two Jonnys' project space's interior - with whitewashed brickwork and
original warehouse window features - as a possible backdrop for a ubiquitous TV cookery
program, Nicolas Deshayes presents a quasi mise en scene of new works that explore what he describes as "stylised potential".


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Micro-residency 3 / Simon Newby
24 & 25 Apr 2010
PV Fri 23 Apr / 6-9pm

Simon will spend a week in residence at the project space, working on a new installation titled Island Life.
There will be drinks to celebrate the end of his weeks work on Friday 23 April, and the project will be on view over
the Sat & Sun.

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A new dawn has broken has it not / Rachel Tweddell
8 May - 29 May 2010
PV Fri 7 May / 6-9pm

Rachel Tweddell's project will coincide with the UK 2010 General Election, creating
sculptures utilising newspaper headlines from the days leading up to the event,
with the private view occuring the day the results are announced.

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191 - 205 Cambridge Heath Road / Bethnal Green / London / UK

entrance at rear of building on Buckhurst Street
open fridays & saturdays 12 - 6pm / & by appointment

transport / 5 mins from Bethnal green underground (central line) / buses: 254 106 8 388 D6

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