About John Sheeran
The art curator, John Sheeran was born in 1957, in Northern Ireland (United Kingdom).
The father of the acclaimed Irish singer was brought up by his parents, Williams Sheeran and Nancy Sheeran. John Sheeran's parents were of Irish heritage.
John Sheeran's father (who was from an Irish family), Williams Sheeran was a supporter of Protestantism (It was a 16th-century reformation movement against the error done by the Catholic Church and Papal Authority, the errors were discovered by other authorities and subsequently led to the formation of the movement against the Catholic Church. The phenomenal movement began in Germany and was commenced majorly by Martin Luther, who was a German theologian, priest, hymn writer, and author. Other influential people who earlier fought against the doctrines of Catholic and Papal authority were, Jan Hus, Peter Waldo, and John Wycliffe).
Williams Sheeran was brought up in Belfast, Northern Ireland, and John Sheeran's mother, Nancy Mulligan, was from the Republic of Ireland and a Catholic by religion. They met and pursued a relationship during the second world war.
Their parents did not support the couple, but Sheeran and Nancy Mulligan went against the wishes of their parents and got married. They had eight children and the English singer and songwriter, Ed Sheeran dedicated a song named 'Nancy Mulligan' to his paternal grandparents and their love story.
John Sheeran was a curator at a museum and in the 1990's, he and his wife, Imogen Sheeran, who now is a jewelry designer, found their independent consultancy. The consultancy focused on communications and creative arts, it was known as Sheeran lock ltd. The couple has actively worked for two decades for their independent consultancy.
Their corporation had organized several art exhibitions and expositions. John Sheeran and Imogen Sheeran also organized the 50th Birthday Exhibition of The Prince of Wales (the current Prince of Wales is Charles Philip Arthur George) at Hampton Court Palace and the United Nations Millennium Exhibition which was held in New York.
In 2008, John Sheeran and Imogen Sheeran created and launched their commercial art gallery (online). The organization's declaration of intent was to express and communicate vital ideas about contemporary topics and to pave the way for correlative understanding and inclusivity among people and different cultures through the expression of art. John Sheeran and Imogen Sheeran pushed those initiatives which were for both informed and uninformed audiences, and they were frequently made on commission or with corporate backing.
Royalty, international organizations, governments, local and education authorities, development agencies, companies, and large enterprises have all been their patron over the years. Their online commercial gallery produced mercantile art, aided by their curatorial expertise and strong educational leaning.
The gallery catered to both art collectors and art aficionados, as well as those with little experience in the field who wished to buy from a reputable and trustworthy source. People who wished to learn more about art used the iconic website as an educational resource. Sheeran Lock Ltd. ceased operations in 2010.
The couple also published several books including 'Introducing Sam Rabin', 'Picture Of Health: Paintings And Drawings Of Breast Cancer Care By Susan MacFarlane', 'Marie Walker Last’, and 'Margaret Firth'. John Sheeran then worked as a curator in the Dulwich Picture Gallery, which is an art gallery in Dulwich, South London.
The acclaimed gallery was opened in the 18th century, and the art gallery is the oldest public gallery in England. It showcases paintings and artwork of middle-century painters from French, Italy, and Spain. Tudor-era paintings and Baroque paintings are also showcased in the gallery. John Sheeran also published 'James Fitton, Dulwich Picture Gallery'.
Throughout the world of art, John Sheeran is a well-recognized name, his expansive experience as a curator has granted him vast knowledge about the discernment of Western art and artwork. Sheeran eventually became an authoritative figure and started giving art lectures, his first lecture was held in Framlingham (a market town and small administrative district in Suffolk, England).
John Sheeran completed his lectures in the span of more than two years. The expert in Western art gave eclectic lectures on the magnificent and otherworldly paintings of the Baroque Era, the Italian Renaissance, French Impressionism, and the Era of Romanticism. Some of the most revolutionary and breathtaking paintings were made in those eras. During each of his lectures, Sheeran often showcases the paintings and uses multiple images to explain in detail why virtuosos like Leonardo Di Ser Piero Da Vinci, Vincent Van Gogh, and Pablo Picasso are exceptionally and exceedingly venerated.
In 2019, John Sheeran held an exhibition in the town Ipswich, Suffolk (a county in eastern England). The exhibition showcased and chronicled his son, Ed Sheeran's rise to fame. John Sheeran was the one who initiated and introduced Ed Sheeran to music from a very young age. He used to take the singer-songwriter to various concerts as well and he successfully nurtured Ed Sheeran's incredible talent in music.
Ed Sheeran and his brother were brought up in Framlingham in Suffolk. Ed Sheeran was invested in music from a young age and he started playing guitar when he was 11 years old. Sheeran wrote songs in his high school and got accepted into the National Youth Theatre and then at Access to Music, where he studied Artist Development.
Ed commenced his music career in 2004 and did struggle for some time. Sheeran then released his music which was rapidly spreading through the internet and he got the attention of various artists including Elton John. His single, 'The A Team' had received a significantly positive reception.
Ed Sheeran has collaborated with singers like Taylor Swift, One Direction, Amy Victoria Wadge, Richard Kylea Cowie Jr., Jamie Adenuga, James Devlin, Derek Andrew Safo, Justin Clarke, Justin Bieber, and Stormzy. Sheeran has won multiple Grammy Awards and was honored with Ivor Novello Award in 2015. Ed Sheeran had reached critical and commercial success in the music industry with his multiple albums, especially with his single, 'Shape Of You'. John Sheeran and Imogen Sheeran often accompany Ed Sheeran when he goes to music concerts.
John Sheeran Net Worth, Earnings & Spending Habits
What is John Sheeran’s net worth?
John Sheeran has a net worth of $200 million as of 2022. The art curator from Northern Ireland has amassed significant wealth from his multiple businesses.
Height, Age & Physical Attributes
How tall is John Sheeran?
John Sheeran has a height of 5 ft 8 in (172 cm).
How old Is John Sheeran?
John Sheeran is 65 years old as of 2022.
Family, Romance, And Relationships
Who is John Sheeran’s spouse?
John Sheeran married Imogen Lock. Imogen Lock is a cultural publicizer and is now a jewelry designer. Lock attended the University of St Andrews, and she has a Masters's degree in art history. Ed Sheeran's mother began working at the National Portrait Gallery as a press officer and gallery services officer at Manchester City Art Galleries.
The couple also had their own independent consultancy known as Sheeran Lock ltd. The couple has two children, Mathew Sheeran who was born in 1989 and is a composer now, and the talented singer-songwriter, Ed Sheeran who was born in 1991.
The couple lived in Halifax, West Yorkshire. Both the kids were born in Halifax and then the family moved to Framlingham, Suffolk.
Career And Professional Highlights
Best Known For…
John Sheeran is a very well-known personality when it comes to art and artwork. He is an accomplished lecturer, publisher, editor, exhibition organizer, and curator. He has been in this discipline for more than 30 years. John Sheeran grew up in an Irish Catholic family and after completing his formal education he went to pursue his career as a curator.
Sheeran with his wife has organized multiple exhibitions and he also became an elucidated lecturer. He has written multiple books and has given lectures on various artworks done by the masters. The prominent curator also gives charity lectures.
John Sheeran and Imogen Sheeran had also organized innovatory art education plans for the benefit of the young generation coming from underprivileged communities. The Ed Sheeran Suffolk Music Foundation is also an initiative made by the singer.
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