Janet Laurence

Janet Laurence is a leading Australian artist who, for more than 30 years, has explored the interconnection of all living things – animal, plant, mineral – through her multi-disciplinary practice. Laurence has been the recipient of Rockefeller, Churchill, Australia Council and University NSW Art and Design Fellowships, and was awarded the Alumni Award for Arts, UNSW. Exhibiting nationally and internationally, Laurence has been represented in major curated and survey exhibitions including: Negotiating This World (2012) NGV, Melbourne; 17th Biennale of Sydney (2010) and 9th Biennale of Sydney (1992); In The Balance: Art for a Changing World, MCA Sydney (2010); and the Adelaide Biennale (2008). Laurence’s work is included in many collections nationally and internationally including NGA, Canberra; AGNSW, Sydney; NGV, Melbourne; QAG, Brisbane; AGSA, Adelaide.