John Butterworth








Current exhibition

Open Studio

John is showing new painting's inspired by old master painting's at this month's open studio weekends.

John is also showing some recent drawings from a project in Dungeness' Selection from his Collection!


Dates as follows:

Sat 21st & Sun 22nd Oct


Sat 28th & Sun29th Oct

11am - 5pm Daily.


At Rear of 5,Harbour St (Entrance via Sea Street) Whitstable CT5 1AH

Here are some images of work on display, these are version's of Whistlejacket (after George Stubbs), Man on Rock (after Hyppolyte Flandrin) & Angel Leaving Tobias (after Rembrandt).



Previous exhibitions

Plastic Propaganda

Both ends of madness

APT Gallery Harold Wharf 6 Creekside, Deptford London SE8 4SA

Thursday 7th April to Sunday 24th April.


For more information visit Plastic Propaganda

Windsor Contemporary Art Fair

Pushing Print

I will be exhibiting prints and paintings, along with artists from Plastic Propaganda.

Over 100 exhibitors displaying painting, sculpture, prints, photography and ceramics.

"A great event with a tremendous range of affordable art on sale in a wonderfully friendly environment."

8th & 9th November 2014

For more information visit

ArtGemini Prize 2014
Finalists Exhibition

Pushing PrintFinalists Exhibition will take place at theTriSpace Gallery in Bermondsey, London.  

Private View
Thursday 23 October 2014

6.30 – 8.30 pm

Exhibition continues till 1 November 2014
Opening times: Daily  11am – 6 pm (except Sunday closed)

private view details

Private view details

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Pushing Print Festival 2013

Pushing Print
An exhibition showing the diversity of printmaking and works that explore and challenge traditional ideas about print. Featuring work by 93 local, national and international artists.

Margate’s Old Town


Royal Academy Summer Exhibition

Selected Work- Silkscreen Print, entitled King's Rd Calling, based on a Nostalgic Memory of the Late 1970's when Punk Rock was happening and I used to buy my Shoes down the King's Rd!

There are prints available from Edition of 20 ( £150 pair)

Creekside Open

This painting was selected by Paul Noble, for Creekside Open.

APT Gallery

The Artist's Gallery at Sea

King's Rd Calling: by John ButterworthA Prosper Project, run by Whitehorses Whitstable, Selected artist's who have had their Art work Printed onto Yacht Sail's to be used in Regatta's, Festival's etc to promote the idea of Art in the Public Realm, bringing Art to the People in unusual and innovative ways! My Image A shiver of Shark.

For more information see:


Critical Narratives in Colour and Form

High Tide: by John ButterworthSevenoaks Kaleidoscope Gallery

"John Butterworth’s work has the impeccable credentials of painterliness to which Jon Law’s process based experimental images are cousins; the business of process is that of possibilities, the survival of the fittest, but with a democratic slant."

Visit to read the full review.

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contact me.