About me


Jonathan Addis  comes from  Dublin,Ireland . He was born in Cornwall to British parents who later moved to Ireland .

He had a very successful exhibition of watercolours  in Dublin and found a niche for painting house portraits in London .

Jon has made a  living  from his Art all his life.

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 a city which has inspired much  of his work .

He then developed the idea in Dublin and London where he received support from private clients .

*************************************My email is  jonathanaddis7@gmail.com

 – An Article about my maternal Grandparents in Country Life  magazine . June 28th 2023  which kindly mentions me. On the third page there is an oil painting of my grandmother as a red Cross nurse {Her father was Sir George Pragnell head of the British Red Cross in the first world war } by my grandfather  the artist Dennis Earle  LINK below .                 

CLICK HERE TO READ     Sussex Utopia – Country Life (28-Jun-23)

“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

To write to Jon click here. Or go to CONTACT







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LEGAL NOTICE  . All my maps , drawings and paintings are protected by copyright ,{ Registration of intellectual property and in most cases by an ISBN . It is against the law to reproduce work by Jonathan Addis without written permission from the Artist .