An exclusive retrospective exhibition with over 40 rare signed works of surrealist erotica by John Thornton is coming to ONGallery in London.

John Thornton was drawn to surrealism and inspired by Rene Magritte, Salvador Dali, Giorgo de Chirco, Luis Brunel, Guy Bordain, Bill Silano, Jeanloup Sieff, Art Kane and Duanne Michals. He embarked on producing his distinctive “Surreal Erotic Images” gaining inspiration from all areas, be it visual, the written word or something he had seen, first making drawings before taking the photographs. All we know are that his images are truly unique.