Exhibitions & Events
August 31st, 2021 | Exhibitions & Events, Studio blog

Open Studio Tour (& Thank you!)

It was with huge relief that I closed the studio doors after the bank holiday. It was an exhausting push to get things tidied up and presentable; but mostly it was gratitude for finally being able to open again… along with those important ...

Hampshire Open Studios 2021

Hampshire Open Studios 2021

As I busily paint away in my quiet little corner of Hampshire... the Summer holiday approaches all too quickly. But one of the things that i'm particularly looking forward to is the opportunity for a proper open studio! Hampshire Open Studios 2021 ...

Hampshire Open Studios 2020

Hampshire Open Studios 2020 (by appointment)

Hampshire Open Studios 2020 are doing things a little differently. As it's not possible to run the usual large scale, full open door event, they're providing digital listings for artists trying to work over the Summer! Many studios will still be ...

Winter Open Studio 2019 - Illustration by Jonathan Chapman
September 11th, 2019 | Exhibitions & Events, Studio blog

Winter Open Studio

A huge thank you goes out to everyone who came by the open studios this Summer. I had some fantastic chats with guests and picked up many insights on Winchester as well as locations further afield. The Hampshire event is always fun to do and it's ...

Open Studios 2019
August 16th, 2019 | Exhibitions & Events, News and Blog

Open Studios 2019

It's open studios 2019! excited to be opening up again this year after my debut last Summer. The garden is bedding in nicely (although lots of landscaping left to do) and i'll be putting up the little exhibition tent again so i'll have space to ...

Signing up to Open Studios 2019

I'm really pleased to have the opportunity to join Hampshire Open Studios 2019 this August. I'll be opening up the doors again on my illustrators cabin across the whole week and we'll probably be setting up another little exhibition of ...

Meet the Artist - Painted Cities Exhibition, Artist Jonathan Chapman
March 26th, 2019 | Exhibitions & Events, Studio blog

‘Meet the Artist’ Event

This weekend (30th and 31st of March) the Painted Cities exhibition will be coming to a close and we are holding a 'meet the artist' event on Saturday to celebrate the end of a successful show. Join us at the City Space, Winchester Discovery ...

Painted Cities Book - Illustration by Jonathan Chapman

Painted Cities Book

It's here! my first little book has arrived from the printers! yay! i'm quite excited for this as i've had the idea of creating little books from a series of work for ages. The current exhibition seemed like the perfect excuse to get some made, ...

February 22nd, 2019 | Exhibitions & Events, Studio blog

Painted Cities – Exhibition Walkthrough

This is my first attempt at an exhibition walkthrough, a little glimpse into the City Space at Winchester Discovery Centre.I need to practice my camera movements and get over that cringing feeling when hearing your own voice played back... but ...

Painted Cities Exhibition Jonathan Chapman
February 4th, 2019 | Exhibitions & Events, Studio blog

Painted Cities Opens

It was a quiet January on the studio blog as I purposely avoided the computer to give me more time making artwork ahead of my big Winchester exhibition. Lots of preparation and planning, reframing originals and trying to finish the big key ...