Jane FairhurstMaker, Curator, Gallerist
Jane Fairhurst I use a wide range of media including, drawing, painting, sculpture, installation and photography often incorporating objects from my own collections to make work that explores aspects of environmental, political and social issues in contemporary society. My work is often darkly humorous. Research is central to my practice and I gather both visual and written information to support read full statement
|Location||Wigan, North West|
|Activities||Practice-based research, Art historical research, Participatory projects, Creative writing, Curating, Project management, Photographic documentation, Collecting|
|Artforms / type of project||Drawing, Illustration, Installation, Mixed Media, Painting|
News & Events
Searching: Unexpected Treasures
12/09/2014 – 21/09/2014
Bridewell Studios and Gallery, 101 Prescot Street, Liverpool, L7 8UL
An exhibition of artworks that engage with the concept of searching, and more importantly unexpected finds and treasure.
Ecotopia - (ongoing project from Autumn 2013)
Quercus robur, is the native oak of the British Isles and host to more flora and fauna than any other tree. Part of my project is to produce images of these lifeforms in a wide variety of media.