Jon – Bigger Artist | London| UK
One of three rehearsed shows, Bigger is a brilliant performance, Jon enthralls the audience with his highly skilled repertoire of artistic entertainment. This act uses everything from sections of cardboard, drawing with sticky tape, origami, an appearing broom and many other wonders.Jon is a fantastic, spectacular and totally original artist. He has developed shows that are ideal for all kinds of events, available in a variety of mediums. If you are looking for a great artistic entertainer then Jon is perfect.
Jon has been appearing in his current incarnation since 2000, after studying Fine Art to degree level in the 1980’s. He worked across Britain as a busking pavement artist throughout the 80’s and early 90’s, whilst also producing work to commission. He then went on to work as a scenic artist, creating art for film, TV and the music industry.
Now Jon has created three meticulously rehearsed shows, choreographed to music, that provide the powerful spectacle of an artist in action. In addition to this, Jon is also a highly acclaimed pavement artist.
All performances are suitable, in slightly different formats, for any live event – from street festivals to corporate functions.
One of three rehearsed shows, Bigger is a brilliant performance. Jon enthralls the audience with his highly skilled repertoire of artistic oddities. This act uses everything from sections of cardboard, drawing with sticky tape, origami, an appearing broom and many other wonders. Bigger climaxes with the legendary, awesome, upside-down delight of a big finish! A suspenseful and surprising routine, with lots of audience participation and a musical soundtrack. Jon can alter the show to fit in with client’s specifications and the environment of the event. Always on the look out to improve his acts Bigger now includes more audience participation, Jon equipped with a head mic, folding multi-faceted drawing screens, 3D elements and gentle comedy!
Standard Length of Performance:
The show last 35-45 minutes, but can be changed to suit the client.
– Private Client
”Awe inspiring performance.”
– Zap Productions
”Stealing the show with an act never before seen at this festival.”
– Timaru Herald
“We were delighted… adding such an imaginative visual art dimension to our programme.”
– Islington International Festival
“It went very well! Jon was easy to work with and very charming. He helped with our guests and the image he created was lovely.”
– Seiko UK Ltd (via Contraband)
Previous Clients Include:
War on Want
Belfast Arts Festival,
Cardiff Street Festival
Streets of Brighton
Winchester Hat Fair
Edinburgh Fringe Festival