Posts by Joe Kennedy

  • UPCOMING EXHIBITION | Will Martyr | Wanderlust

    by Joe Kennedy UPCOMING EXHIBITION | Will Martyr | Wanderlust

    London based painter Will Martyr stages his first major solo exhibition at Unit London...

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  • JASON SEIFE FEATURES IN THIS MONTHS CHRISTIES MAGAZINE

    9th April 2017
    by Joe Kennedy JASON SEIFE FEATURES IN THIS MONTHS CHRISTIES MAGAZINE
    Read this brand new interview from our very own Jason Seife in this month's Christie's Magazine.
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  • WATCH NOW | ZHUANG HONG YI | RAW II

    Zhuang Hong Yi talks about his upcoming solo exhibition, RAW II
    by Joe Kennedy WATCH NOW | ZHUANG HONG YI | RAW II

    Following the success of his first London exhibition in 2015, RAW - which inaugurated Unit London’s flagship gallery in Soho - Zhuang Hong Yi returns to the gallery with RAW II offering another chance to witness this artist’s captivating and iridescent works. 

     

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  • Unit London presents ZHUANG HONG YI: RAW II

    24 March - 14 April 2017
    by Joe Kennedy Unit London presents ZHUANG HONG YI: RAW II

    Following the astounding success of his premier UK solo exhibition -RAW - in September 2015, Zhuang Hong Yi returns to Unit London this March with RAW II, a powerful new body of works that further demonstrate the artist's boundless affinity with nature and the natural environment. 

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  • UNIT LONDON PRESENTS: LA MAISON by RÉMY MARTIN

    by Joe Kennedy

     

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  • Unit London hits Miami

    February 16th - 20th 2017
    by Joe Kennedy Art Wynwood, February 16th-20th, 2017

    We are delighted to announce that we are taking part in our very first premier art fair, the prestigious Art Wynwood 2017. Based in Miami, Art Wynwood attracts over 35,000 prominent collectors, curators and designers, as well as over 50 international galleries, of which we are one. We look forward to seeing U there. 

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  • IN THE PRESS : Avant Arte X Unit London

    Extra! Extra! Read all about it!
    by Joe Kennedy IN THE PRESS : Avant Arte X Unit London Read more
  • UPCOMING EXHIBITION | Avant Arte X Unit London

    12 January 2017, 18:30 - 21:30
    by Joe Kennedy UPCOMING EXHIBITION | Avant Arte X Unit London

    As online art sales boom, Unit London joins forces with leading online art platform to stage an exhibition of art popularised on Instagram

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  • EXTENDED EXHIBITION VIEW | De Anima, January 2017

    De Anima by Johan Van Mullem now on display until 8 January
    by Joe Kennedy EXTENDED EXHIBITION VIEW | De Anima, January 2017

    “The faces are just a symbol needed to express and possibly reflect the viewer's own soul. The soul itself is a deeply buried treasure. It is something we all have, but that we rarely visit.”

    - Johan Van Mullem

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  • WATCH NOW | An Insight into the technique of the mighty Johan Van Mullem

    Video interview broadcast on Belgium National Television
    by Joe Kennedy WATCH NOW | An Insight into the technique of the mighty Johan Van Mullem

    Find yourself transported into Johan's world as he guides you through his phenomenal technique in this video interview with Belgian television channel, L'invitation.

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  • WATCH NOW | JOHAN VAN MULLEM | DE ANIMA

    Johan Van Mullem talks about his upcoming solo exhibition, De Anima
    by Joe Kennedy WATCH NOW | JOHAN VAN MULLEM | DE ANIMA

    Unit London presents a solo exhibition of new paintings and sculptures by Johan Van Mullem. Described by the Huffington Post as a “rising star in the contemporary art world”, Van Mullem has become renowned for monumental paintings of a rare psychological intensity. 

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  • COMING SOON | JOHAN VAN MULLEM | DE ANIMA

    Unit London presents a solo exhibition of new paintings and sculptures by Johan Van Mullem.
    by Joe Kennedy COMING SOON | JOHAN VAN MULLEM | DE ANIMA

    Unit London presents a solo exhibition of new paintings and sculptures by Johan Van Mullem (b. Belgium, 1959). Described by the Huffington Post as a “rising star in the contemporary art world”, Van Mullem has become renowned for monumental paintings of a rare psychological intensity. 

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  • PRIVATE VIEW | ORDER

    Ryan Hewett returns to London with major new exhibition
    by Joe Kennedy PRIVATE VIEW | ORDER

    Unit London presents the latest collection of new work by South African painter Ryan Hewett. Following two sell-out solo shows at the gallery, Hewett’s vivid and visceral new direction looks set to further his reputation as one of South Africa’s most exciting and dynamic young artists.

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  • WATCH NOW | RYAN HEWETT

    The acclaimed South African artist talks about his upcoming Solo exhibition, ORDER.
    by Joe Kennedy WATCH NOW | RYAN HEWETT

    With ORDER, the artist's new Solo exhibition which officially opens to the public on 30th September, Ryan Hewett takes a significant step away from the chaotic process of construction and deconstruction, towards a more confident, mature and considered approach to painting. And the results are fascinating...

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  • In Pictures: Jake Wood-Evans | Subjection & Discipline

    A Selection of Photographs from the Official Private Opening, plus the foreword from Rachael Thomas
    by Joe Kennedy In Pictures: Jake Wood-Evans | Subjection & Discipline

    Rachael Thomas, The Head of Exhibitions at the Irish Museum of Modern Art, talks us through the artist's most recent body of work.

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  • WATCH NOW | BBC News visit Unit London

    by Joe Kennedy WATCH NOW | BBC News visit Unit London

    Watch the TV coverage from BBC News of Jake Wood-Evans' amazing Subjection & Discipline exhibition. News reporter Brenda Emmanus visited the exhibition to talk to gallery co-founder Joe about the ethos of Unit London, and also met with the artist to talk about his experiences as an artist....

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  • Private View | Subjection & Discipline

    RSVP now to the Private View on Thursday 18th August
    by Joe Kennedy Private View | Subjection & Discipline
    Unit London is thrilled to present the first major London exhibition by Jake Wood-Evans.  Taking inspiration from 18th century painters, including declared re-workings of works by Joshua Reynolds (1723 - 1792) and Henry Raeburn (1756 - 1832),  Wood-Evans’ unique style of historical ambiguity produces images that are both unsettling and beautiful. 
     
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  • In talk with Jake Wood-Evans

    Exclusive studio interview with Jake Wood-Evans
    by Joe Kennedy In talk with Jake Wood-Evans

    Watch this exclusive film video with British painter Jake Wood-Evans, where he speaks about his process and inspirations ahead of his much-anticipated Solo exhibition, Subjection & Discipline.

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  • Jake Wood-Evans | Subjection and Discipline

    The artist's debut Solo exhibition at Unit London
    by Joe Kennedy Jake Wood-Evans | Subjection and Discipline

    This August, Unit London is delighted to open the massively-anticipated debut Solo exhibition of British artist Jake Wood-Evans. The exhibition, titled "Subjection and Discipline", examines the artist's inextricable relationship with the Old Master painters that inspire him.

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  • ART BUSINESS CONFERENCE | IN TALK WITH JOE KENNEDY

    by Joe Kennedy ART BUSINESS CONFERENCE | IN TALK WITH JOE KENNEDY

    Our Co-founder Joe talked to delegates at the Art Business Conference in London about starting Unit London, the rising significance of emerging media in the art market, and why as we move from an offline to an online marketplace, collecting art will never simply be an "add to cart" experience.

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  • RADICAL PRESENCE | July 2016

    A radical international group show
    by Joe Kennedy RADICAL PRESENCE | July 2016

    This July, Unit London is pleased to present Radical Presence, a new exhibition addressing the multiple ways contemporary artists explore figuration, abstraction and nature. Featuring over 30 works from the past two decades by 24 leading international artists, Radical Presence delivers an arresting global perspective on how the digital age has altered the way we perceive and interact with our environment.

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  • Ryan Hewett | Satellite Exhibition

    Exclusive 7-day showcase opens May 16
    by Joe Kennedy Ryan Hewett with 'Presence', 2016

    Unit London is pleased to announce an exclusive preview of new works by South African artist Ryan Hewett from 16 – 22 May 2016. Featuring 14 works on canvas, the already sold out exhibition will offer an insight into Hewett’s new work ahead of his forthcoming solo show during Frieze Week in October.

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  • JOHAN VAN MULLEM | IXELLES MUSEUM

    Acclaimed Belgian artist set to present debut Museum Solo exhibition
    by Joe Kennedy JOHAN VAN MULLEM | IXELLES MUSEUM

    In 2014, following a studio visit from a Museum Director, one of Johan's works was acquired by the Musee d'Ixelles for it's permanent collection. Two years later, Johan is preparing for his first ever Solo exhibition at one of the most prestigious and admired Museums in his country. 

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