Blog Archives


CHANarchy – for the bored kids with no cash. Ballpoint pen & marker on @CHANEL #Anarchy #luxury #brandalism — James R Mylne (@J_R_M) January 13, 2018

Recently had 2 large light boxes made up. From the limited edition of 15, 5 have sold but previous sizes were at the medium size. This is the first at the larger size of 120x95cm that I’ve had done and it was amazing to see. They are very well built and so luminous. Can’t wait […]

For the month of October, 2 artworks of mine are up as large posters on the platforms of Regent’s Park tube station (London). Regent’s park because this is the station used by the people who come from all over the world to attend the internationally recognized Frieze Art Fair (4th – 8th October). Above is […]

A new Contemporary art gallery, called Helix Gallery, is opening next week in Sheffield, England, and I’m proud to be among the great artists in their opening roster such as Nick Smith & Dale Grimshaw. Their opening night is 5th October. Helix Gallery will be bringing some great urban and contemporary art to Sheffield, displaying […]

This week is the one year anniversary for my last solo exhibition Grandly Grimey at Westbank Gallery, Notting Hill, London. It was the biggest exhibition I’ve done to date. This video is from the opening evening. More info on the exhibition here.

This is a ballpoint drawing of mine on another used Chanel gift bag (part of my on going “On Lux Bag” series), this time of Audrey Hepburn giving the middle finger. I’ve taken the photo of it here sitting upright in front of another artwork I’m working on currently. “Audrey Swears on Chanel” 23x18cm (unframed […]

What happens when I'm stuck away from my drawing board #yourthefuckingman — James R Mylne (@J_R_M) May 16, 2017

Just to let you know now, out of the limited edition of 50, only 5 SOLD OUT “Eyes Wide Shut” prints now remain. If you want to order one of the last few use this page here.

Couple of my artworks going to Los Angeles for a public instillation event type exhibition as well as into a gallery nearby in West Hollywood, organised by Some other artists include D*Face, Ben Eine, Hayden Kayes, and Nettie Wakefield. For more info check out the on Art Below here.

Nine years ago this week was my first public exhibition with a gallery, and the first ever photorealitic ballpoint art exhibition in history! To be clear, I use the word photorealistic here. People had exhibited artworks done in ballpoint before my solo show in 2008 (Lennie Mace springs to mind) but I’m sure my photo/hyper […]