Biography

Education

M.F.A Fine Art                                                                                                                                     2017

University of London – Goldsmiths College

M.A. Applied Anthropology (Research Methods) and Youth and Community Work             1995

University of London - Goldsmiths College

 B.A. Hons Fine Art 2.1, University of Leeds                                                                                       1986

 

Exhibitions and Awards

2018     Waiting Room, Deptford x Fringe, First Floor waiting area, Waldron Health Centre, London SE8

Entitled, The Spike, Bristol

  Substrate,No Format Gallery, Deptford London

 

2017 Guest Artist APT Open Studios, London

  Goldsmiths MFA Degree Show, Goldsmiths College

Wardens Purchase Prize, Goldsmiths College, London

Mothership 2, Bruton Arts Factory, Bruton Somerset

2016 Mothership, The Sawmills, Wandsworth, London

2014    Safespace, The Shipwright's Palace, Deptford, London  

  Let me go to the window, Harts Lane Studios, New Cross, London

2013    Otherworldly, Harts Lane Studios, New Cross, London 

  Telegraph Hill Film Festival, New Cross, London

2011   Small things, big thoughts, 2 Woman Show, Deptford X Fringe Programme

Telegraph Hill Festival, London

100 pictures 100 words, The Hill Station, Telegraph Hill, London

2010   Telegraph Hill Festival, London

2007   Recent Fruit, Paul Mcpherson Gallery, Greenwich, London

2006   Six, Paul Mcpherson Gallery, Greenwich, London

 

Residencies and Workshops

2017 -18 Elephant Residency - painting residency with Elephant Magazine hosted by Griffin Studios at Colarts, West London

2010-11 Airborne Families - design and delivery of creative evaluation workshops for Scarabeus Aerial Theatre Company

2006    Changing Spaces, Discover/ Maryland Primary School, Newham, London

2010    Tate Modern / Southwark Adult and Family Learning Service - short course for “hard to reach” families with young children aimed at increasing their access to the collection: Artist Educator

2010    Be in the Know – Young Leaders Magazine Bermonsdey Street, London SE1

2009    Change Schools Programme, Chingford Community School/ A New Direction

2007-9 Visual ArtsResidency/ Family Learning workshop leader Rotherhithe Primary School, Southwark/ Café Gallery Southwark Park

2008    Green Team Mural Project, St Andrew’s School Islington, London

Publications:

Janet Currier: Motherhood and Microbiology, pp 88-89,Elephant Magazine, Issue 35, summer 2018

 5 Questions with Janet Currier– Emily Steer for Elephant: https://elephant.art/5-questions-with-janet-currier/#.WgC91RD5DHk.facebook

In conversation with MothershipDecember 2016 in Curating the Contemporary, 

Mothership – celebrating the Role of the Mother Artist, Mothership exhibition review in Life as a human, January 24th2017, by AJ Delany and Alix Mortimer