Jonny Hannah


Jonny Hannah was born and bred in Dunfermline, Fife.  He studied illustration at Liverpool Art School and the Royal College of Art.  Since graduating in 1996 he has worked as a freelance illustrator.  His many clients include The Daily Telegraph, The New York Times and The St Kilda Courier.  Any spare minute is spent at The Cakes & Ale Press, Jonny's cottage industry, producing fine printed ephemera, from his garden shed in Southampton.  In 2000 Jonny won a BAFTA for his film The Man With The Beautiful Eyes.

Solo Exhibitions

2018
Ouvrez Les Fenêtres De Votre Coeur, The Rowley Gallery, London
2015
Main Street, Yorkshire Sculpture Park, Wakefield
2014
A Darktown Christmas Carol, Hornseys, Ripon
All That Other Mother Jazz, Aspex Guildhall, Portsmouth
2013
Invited Artist, Pittenweem Arts Festival
What Did The Deep Sea Say? Kensington Place, London
2012
Fifers & Other Stories, Andrew Carnegie Birthplace Museum, Dunfermline
2011
More Junk From McVouty's, The Tom Paine Printing Press & Gallery, Lewes
Burning Love, Castor & Pollux, Brighton
2010
A Bed Of Sea & Dead Men's Suits, St Jude's Gallery, Itteringham
The Tom Paine Printing Press & Press Gallery, Lewes
2009
Thrills Up Ahead, The Nightingale Project, London
Notes From McVouty, Coningsby Gallery, London
2007
Hot Dogs & Rocket Fuel, Castor & Pollux, Brighton
2005
Works From The Cakes & Ale Press, Chelsea & Westminster Hospital, London
2001
Notes From The Captain, Brighton Fishing Museum
2000
The Man With The Beautiful Eyes, Colville Place Gallery, London
1999
Horse Opera : Notes From An Underground Cowboy, Groucho Club, London

Group Exhibitions

2010
I Love You, Hop Gallery, Star Brewery, Lewes
2009
Mark Hearld & Friends, The Scottish Gallery, Edinburgh
2008
Summer Show, Royal Academy, London
6 From Six, Pelham House, Lewes
2007
In The Spirit Of Bawden & Ravilious, Fry Art Gallery, Saffron Walden
At The First Fall Of Snow, St Judes, Aylsham

  • Baby Gramps: Old Man of the Sea by Jonny Hannah
  • Barnacle Bill The Sailor by Jonny Hannah
  • Barnacle Bill's Bumper Book Of Sea Shanties by Jonny Hannah
  • Betrothed & Divine by Jonny Hannah
  • Body & Soul by Jonny Hannah
  • Boggarts & Devil Dogs by Jonny Hannah
  • Bon Voyage by Jonny Hannah
  • Brel Paroles by Jonny Hannah
  • By The Sea by Jonny Hannah
  • Captain's Pattern: Ahab by Jonny Hannah
  • Captain's Pattern: Betrothed by Jonny Hannah
  • Captain's Pattern: Bottleship by Jonny Hannah
  • Captain's Pattern: Compass by Jonny Hannah
  • Captain's Pattern: Concertina by Jonny Hannah
  • Captain's Pattern: Leviathan by Jonny Hannah
  • Captain's Pattern: Lifebelt by Jonny Hannah
  • Captain's Pattern: Lighthouse by Jonny Hannah
  • Captain's Pattern: Mermaid by Jonny Hannah
  • Captain's Pattern: Pipedream by Jonny Hannah
  • Captain's Pattern: Porthole by Jonny Hannah
  • Captain's Pattern: Rigging by Jonny Hannah
  • Captain's Pattern: Scrimshaw by Jonny Hannah
  • Captain's Pattern: Stargazing by Jonny Hannah
  • Captain's Pattern: Submarine by Jonny Hannah
  • Clam Bar by Jonny Hannah
  • Come See The Many Wonders by Jonny Hannah
  • Coney Island Flesh Eaters by Jonny Hannah
  • Devil May Care by Jonny Hannah
  • Down, Down, Deeper & Down by Jonny Hannah
  • El Corazon by Jonny Hannah
  • Eureka by Jonny Hannah
  • First Watch (King Creosote) by Jonny Hannah
  • Hats Off To Hardy by Jonny Hannah
  • Heavy Woollen Wear by Jonny Hannah
  • If I Had An Orchard by Jonny Hannah
  • Jean Vigo's L'Atalante by Jonny Hannah
  • John Taylor's Month Away (King Creosote) by Jonny Hannah
  • Killer Diller! by Jonny Hannah
  • King Creosote: You Just Want by Jonny Hannah
  • Knuckle Bones by Jonny Hannah
  • La Mer by Jonny Hannah
  • La Mer by Jonny Hannah
  • McVouty (Slim Gaillard) by Jonny Hannah
  • McVouty's Emporium by Jonny Hannah
  • Mingus Says by Jonny Hannah
  • Mr Gerry Mulligan by Jonny Hannah
  • My Lady Of The Island by Jonny Hannah
  • Notes From McVouty by Jonny Hannah
  • Of Pageants & Picnics by Jonny Hannah
  • Ouvrez Les Fenêtres by Jonny Hannah
  • Ouvrez Les Fenêtres De Votre Coeur by Jonny Hannah
  • Peace Piece by Jonny Hannah
  • Queequeg's Tattoo Parlour by Jonny Hannah
  • Safe Home by Jonny Hannah
  • Scrimshaw (Moby Dick) by Jonny Hannah
  • Scrimshaw / John Riley (The Byrds) by Jonny Hannah
  • Singing In The Bathtub (Robert Crumb) by Jonny Hannah
  • Slim Gaillard: 8, 9 & 10 by Jonny Hannah
  • The Ballad Of Lost John Riley by Jonny Hannah
  • The Cakes & Ale Shooting Arcade by Jonny Hannah
  • The Lost Highway (Hank Williams) by Jonny Hannah
  • The Man With Many Thoughts At Once by Jonny Hannah
  • The Mermaid Café by Jonny Hannah
  • The Owen Coffin Chandlery by Jonny Hannah
  • The Slaughtered Lamb by Jonny Hannah
  • There Was An Old Man Of Fife by Jonny Hannah
  • Thrills Up Ahead by Jonny Hannah
  • Tin Toys by Jonny Hannah
  • Unity Is Strength by Jonny Hannah
  • Wee Jerry's Red Motor by Jonny Hannah
  • What Did The Deep Sea Say? by Jonny Hannah
  • Who Do You Love? (Bo Diddley) by Jonny Hannah