“The language in my text paintings is as evocative or as meaningless as language can be. I’m amazed at the variety of readings people have for them. The works succeed or fail on the colour relationships and luminosity of the various washes. Most I destroy…the good ones remain.” - Reece Jones
Reece Jones graduated from Loughborough School of Art & Design in 1999 and the Royal Academy Schools in 2002. Exhibitions include those at The Royal Academy, London; The Drawing Room, London; Norwich Castle Museum, Voorkamer, Lier, Belgium; Tokyo Wonder Site, All Visual Arts, London; Triumph Gallery, Moscow; Transition Gallery, London; Cultuurhuis de Warande, Turnhout, Belgium; The Royal West of England Academy; Paul Stolper Gallery, London. Jones was one of the founders and curators of the Rockwell Project Space in Hackney in 2002-07.