Jane Swanston achieved a B.A. Hons degree in Fine and Applied Art in 2002 followed by a Master of Fine Arts degree in 2004 at the University of Ulster where she presently teaches part-time.
She is a recipient of the University of Ulster John Turner Bursary and was a finalist for the Hunting Art Prize at the Royal College of Art in London in 2004. Jane has exhibited widely, including seven solo shows in the last six years and was selected to exhibit at the Royal Ulster Academy for the last four years. She lives and works in County Down, Northern Ireland.
When it comes to painting I consider myself a nomad. The journey, the struggle, is of more importance than the destination. Therefore painting a series of work in a part... read more