Sarkin Rug on display at North Shore Arts Association

One of Jon’s fish rugs will be on display at the North Shore Arts Association in Gloucester, MA on Saturday (6/24/17) from 3:00pm to 5:00pm.

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Feature in Art New England Magazine

Jon was just featured in the January/February 2017 issue of Art New England Magazine. Image of the article is below, or go to and buy a copy yourself.




Fish rug in Florida

One of Jon’s “Fish City Rug Collection” rugs just made it’s way to a home in Vero Beach, Florida. Looks warm!15800771_1504164866264962_8579465033497030625_o-1



Fish City Rug Collection – with Jeff Arcari

From Landry & Arcari –

“Fine artist Jon Sarkin stopped by today to inspect the newest Fish City Rug Collection delivery with Jeff Arcari. Designed by Jon and Jeff, this oversize piece is just in from Nepal and destined for a home in Florida. Remember: if you can dream it, we can weave it! #fishcityrugs

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2017 Lifetime Achievement Award in the Arts

Salem State University has just honored Jon with a Lifetime Achievement Award in the Arts. The 2017 awards ceremony will take place on Monday, May 15, 2017 at 6pm in the newly opened Sophia Gordon Center for Creative and Performing Arts.


Jon’s Alma Mater Features Him In A Story

The Penn Gazette, the alumni mag of the University of Pennsylvania, recently featured Jon and his work in a story.

“This is just another thing that drives the Boy, did I go in a different direction motif home,” Sarkin says.

Check out the link to find out what Jon is talking about: