18 November 2014

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Jonathan Yeo Unveils A Little Too Much Of Silvio Berlusconi

Gallery Lazarides Editions will be presenting their inaugural exhibition, a print retrospective by portrait artist Jonathan Yeo. Alongside new works illustrating notable names such as Lily Cole and Helena Bonhan-Carter, an unseen X-rated portrait of Silvio Berlusconi will be on display, based on the original collage made from porn magazine photographs. Jonathan Yeo says this […]

18 May 2014

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Jonathan Yeo Portrait of Malala Raises £49k For Nigerian Education Charities

A Painting by British artist Jonathan Yeo of Malala Yousafzai the Pakistani schoolgirl and campaigner has sold at auction for $82,000 (£49,000) at a New York auction. Yousafzai, who is now just 16-year-old was shot by the Taliban in 2012 for actively protesting that girls should be educated. The realistically painted portrait was exhibited at […]

31 July 2013

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Damien Hirst Gets Pickled In Formaldehyde For National Portrait Gallery Exhibition

Damien Hirst will feature in a central display of artwork by Jonathan Yeo at the National Portrait Gallery in September. A major newly painted portrait of the contemporary artist shows him sitting in a chair with a gas mask on his lap, in a composition which references Francis Bacon and plonks him inside one his […]

29 May 2013

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Kevin Spacey The Fabulous: New Portrait By Jonathan Yeo Revealed

A major new portrait of the actor Kevin Spacey as Richard III will be one of several new works by Jonathan Yeo to be included in a major display of the artist’s work at the National Portrait Gallery this September.The large painting shows Spacey in role as Shakespeare’s notorious king, amongst his most acclaimed roles, […]