Yeo’s collage of George W. Bush is made from pornographic magazines. After an image of Sienna Miller naked by Jonathan Yeo is unveiled, Lucy Davies asks why there's so much controversy in painting the naked pregnant form. When I was at school, which was a slightly obsessively academic place, art was seen as a last resort, something that you did if all else failed. Jonathan Yeo. Jonathan Yeo, 40, is a British artist best known for his portraits of the rich and famous, from Tony Blair to Dennis Hopper. Like Jonathan Yeo, Micallef is painting faces, they're just not the faces you were expecting. He has painted portraits of everyone from Tony Blair to Erin O'Connor to Prince Philip. Jonathan Yeo claims a book that changed him was Vasari’s Lives of the Artists. Jonathan Yeo, son of one-time Tory Cabinet minister Tim Yeo, is a self-taught painter who has immortalised a ‘Who’s Who’ of famous faces. Jul 5, 2016 - Explore Iain Campbell's board "yeo" on Pinterest. Download the new Independent Premium app. Jamie Oliver is the master of “bashing together” a quick “pukka” supper in front of his TV audience. Jamie Oliver is the master of “bashing together” a quick “pukka” supper in front of his TV audience. Dennis Hopper by Jonathan Yeo The Kennedy, Blair and Hague triptych (with Yeo in the foreground) Montgomerie, 41, and his wife engaged the celebrated society artist Jonathan Yeo - son of former Tory cabinet minister Tim Yeo - more than two years ago at a cost of around £40,000. Photograph: Courtesy of Jonathan Yeo . Lucian Freud once said, "I paint what I see, not what you want me to see." Wikipedia. JONATHAN YEO and his wife SHEBAH at A Night of Motown in aid of Save The Children UK held at The Roundhouse, Chalk Farm Road, London on 3rd March 2016. Jonathan Yeo painting Jamie Oliver in the Face Time series. Discover (and save!) Artists similar to or like Jonathan Yeo. He grew up in north London and is a self-taught artist. He is represented by Eleven in London and Lazarides worldwide. Mar 9, 2016 - Manifold Editions is a contemporary art publisher and distributor collaborating with a number of leading artists to publish original limited editions either as single individual prints or … The move is the latest instalment in the ongoing row between Mrs Duffy Hopper, the late actor and his estate. His old friend, the leading portraitist Jonathan Yeo, produces his acclaimed works of celebrities and politicians over hours of sittings. The man of the moment, Jonathan Yeo was loved up with his stunning wife Sheba Rohnay who wore a magnificent red lace dress, as she shared a kiss with her artist husband on his special night. Nicola Philipps. jonathan-yeo-helena-bonham-.jpg. See more ideas about jonathan yeo, jonathan, portrait artist. But it was never even remotely presented to me as a possibility for a serious career. He didn’t go to art school but started painting portraits when recovering from Hodgkins Disease in the early 1990s. GQ has called him ‘one of the worlds most in-demand portraitists’. Jonathan Yeo (b 1970) is a British artist specializing in portraiture and collage. By Lucy Davies 06 November 2012 • 18:35 pm See more ideas about jonathan yeo, portrait artist, portrait. Share. Jonathan Yeo's in laws: Jonathan Yeo's grandfather in law was Egon Ronay Jonathan Yeo's father in law is Edina Ronay Jonathan Yeo's mother in law is Dick Polak Jonathan Yeo's step-mother in law is Barbara Ronay Jonathan Yeo's grandmother in law is Edit Ronay Jonathan Yeo's brother in law is Max Ronay Jonathan Yeo's wife Shebah Yeo's aunt in law is Esther Ronay Jonathan Yeo Shebah Edition: 100 31 cm x 26 cm Archival pigment print on Hahnemuhle Photo Rag Ultra Smooth paper with deckled edges £350 In November 2014, to coincide with Jonathan Yeo Portraits at the Laing Art Gallery in Newcastle, we are pleased to announce a special limited edition print that has been made specially for this exhibition. JONATHAN YEO: It’s a combination of things. I like the background,” says Diane Yeo to her son, the portraitist Jonathan Yeo, GQ’s Maddox Gallery Artist Of The Year. May 28, 2013 - Explore LoveArt LoveLife's board "Jonathan Yeo", followed by 1774 people on Pinterest. your own Pins on Pinterest Where are you isolating? Jonathan Yeo by Franca Gelfort in Namen von Circle Culture Gallery (Own work) [CC BY-SA 3.0], via Wikimedia Commons. Red alert: Jonathan Yeo with his wife, Shebah Ronay 6/11 jonathan-yeo-helena-bonham-.jpg She's behind you: Jonathan Yeo and Helena Bonham Carter in front of his portrait of her Conversations In Isolation: Jonathan Yeo. If anything, the reverse was the case. May 30, 2014 - This Pin was discovered by Marvin De Leon. Yeo was born in 1970, the son of Tim Yeo a Conservative MP. Prince Philip has a ‘raging intellect’, according to the leading British portrait painter he sat for. British artist who rose to international prominence in his early 20s as a contemporary portraitist, having painted Kevin Spacey, Dennis Hopper, Cara Delevingne, Damien Hirst, Prince Philip, Erin O'Connor, Tony Blair, and David Cameron among others. He identified with the subjects of the book even though by his own admission he was a total amateur and rubbish painter when he read it! Red alert: Jonathan Yeo with his wife, Shebah Ronay. Artist Jonathan Yeo attends the "You're Only Young Twice" exhibit by Jonathan Yeo at the Lazarides Gallery on December 8, 2011 in London, England. Yeo is married to the former journalist and actress Shebah Ronay and they have two daughters together. Jonathan Yeo's digital bust The portrait painter tells Front Row how he combined traditional life drawing with VR technology. I had always liked the idea of making art from a very early age. JONATHAN YEO, SHEBAH YEO Add to Cart Add to Lightbox Download. Not a portrait, though. Baz Luhrmann and Jonathan Yeo attend the 2017 annual V&A Summer Party in partnership with Harrods at … He also has two grown-up children, one of whom is the portrait painter Jonathan Yeo, with his wife Diane. Jonathan Yeo was born in London in 1970; his father was the Conservative MP, Tim Yeo. His sitters have included He did a painting of Alexander’s wife, which hangs over the stairs in the Armstrong family home, and, about 10 years ago, did a sketch of Alexander. At home in London with my wife and two daughters, 13 and 16. Self-taught, he is particularly well known for his paintings of politicians, actors, artists, performers and even the Russian Mafia.