About me

jonathanaddisJonathan Addis was born in Cornwall  to British parents who later moved to Dublin ,Ireland .

He had a major exhibition in Dublin in 1989 of watercolours painted in Granada ,Spain.

Jon has lived exclusively -from his art all his life in Ireland , Southern Spain and  more recently in London where he has found some recognition and success with the originals of his maps fetching some high prices .

He has been commissioned by Oxford and Cambridge Universities and in 2010 received a commission from the then Prime-Minister to make a Portrait of 10 Downing Street .

Jonathan Addis  made his first ever map in Granada , Spain which he funded by subscription  .He then developed the idea in London where he received support from a banker friend .

In 2012 ,  the Portman Estate { landowners of central London} commissioned him to make a map of the area .

Jon speaks  Spanish , French and English . He has a lifetime of experience fulfilling commissions especially portraits of houses {see “building portraits”}

“We carried a full page image of Jonathan Addis’s painted map of Chelsea and we have been inundated, and i mean inundated with people wanting a copy.” Amanda Constance, Editor The Resident Magazine.

“Please do not hesitate to use my name as a satisfied customer ”  Viscount Christopher Portman 

Read a recent interview in Mayfair Magazine.

You are welcome to write to Jon at jonathan@jonathanaddis.com