About Huw Jones

Huw Jones M.A.
Huw Jones M.A.

Huw has a Master of Arts degree from Chelsea School of Art, London. He has shown in numerous group shows including the Cooling Gallery, Cork Street, London, the 19th John Moore’s Exhibition in Liverpool, the Mostyn Open and the National Eisteddfod in Wales. Major solo shows include Oriel Ynys Môn in Anglesey and the Chelsea Future Space Gallery in London.

He is represented by, and has shown on numerous occasions at the Martin Tinney Gallery.

Huw is included in the new book “Post-War to Post-Modern: A Dictionary of Artists in Wales“.

SALES:

Huw’s paintings are available through The Martin Tinney Gallery, Cardiff and Oriel Tegfryn, Menai Bridge.

FULL BIOGRAPHY:

Education:

1976-80 – Preston Polytechnic – B.A. (Hons.) Fine Art
1982-83 – Chelsea School of Art, London – M.A. Painting

Group Exhibitions (selected):

1982 – Vernon Gallery, Preston
1983 – Christies Inaugural Exhibition, London
1984 – The Harris Museum, Preston
1987 – Sioe AADW Show, Oriel Mostyn, Llandudno
1993 – Cooling Gallery, Cork Street, London
1995 – Oriel Contemporary Art, London
1995 – Eisteddfod Genedlaethol Cymru, Bro Colwyn
1995 – 19th. John Moores Exhibition, Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool
1995 – Mostyn Open, Oriel Mostyn, Llandudno
1999 – Eisteddfod Genedlaethol Cymru, Llangefni
2000 – Eisteddfod Genedlaethol Cymru, Llanelli
2000 – Mostyn Open, Oriel Mostyn, Llandudno
2001 – Eisteddfod Genedlaethol Cymru, Dinbych
2002 – Showcase Wales, MOMA Cymru / Wales, Machynlleth
2002 – Howard Gardens Gallery, Caerdydd / Cardiff
2004 – ‘The Proper Study of Mankind’, MOMA Cymru / Wales, Machynlleth
2004/5 – ‘Hats and Gloves’ touring show, arranged by Leicester City Art Gallery (Leicester, Dundee, Mansfield, Stockport)
2005 (ongoing) -Martin Tinney Gallery, Caerdydd / Cardiff + Oriel Tegwyn, Porthaethwy / Menai Bridge

Solo Exhibitions:

1996, 2000, 2005 – Studio 8, Canolfan Grefft Rhuthun / Ruthin Craft Centre
2000 – Amgueddfa Dinas Bangor Museum
2001 – Designs Gallery, Castle Douglas, Scotland
2001 – The Gallery, Telford Town Park, Telford
2002 – Shire Hall, Stafford
2003 – Theatr Clwyd, Mold
2003 – Parc Glynllifon, Caernarfon
2005 – Galeri, Caernarfon
2005 – Oriel Washington Gallery, Penarth, Cardiff
2009 – Oriel Ynys Môn, Llangefni. Solo show, main gallery.
2010 – Chelsea Futurespace Gallery, London

Awards:

1981 – North West (of England, Regional Arts Board) Arts Award
2005 – Grant gan Cyngor Celfyddydau Cymru / Arts Council of Wales grant

Other:

1980-82 – StArt Studios, Leicester
1985-87 – Stiwdio AADW Studio, Bethesda, Gwynedd
1987-89 – Coleg Menai, Bangor – Athro / Tutor
2003 – Nominated for Atres Mundi Prize

Publications:

2003 – Included in ‘Imaging Wales (Contemporary Art In Context) by Hugh Adams, to coincide with Venice Biennale. Seren Books ISBN 1-85411-349-6
2015 – Included in ‘Post-War To Post-Modern. A History Of Artists In Wales’ by Jones and Hitchman. Link to www.gomer.co.uk ISBN 978-1-84851-876-6

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