| ARTIST Jane Henderson CV/Biography


1989 Matriculation Exemption B aggregate- 3 distinctions Victoria High School, Grahamstown
1993 Rhodes University Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree – distinction in Theory of Art
1994 Rhodes University Degree course in English Literature with distinction
1997 University of Cape Town Master of Fine Arts Degree

Academic Awards

Rhodes University
1989-1990 Sanlam Art bursary
1990 University entrance bursary
1990 -91 Eastern Province Society of Fine Arts Bursary
1992 Dean Award
1993 Old Rhodian Union Diamond Award
1994 Masters Degree Scholarship & C.S.D Scholarship
University of Cape Town
1995 Jules Kramer Music & Fine Art Award
1995-6 University Research Scholarship
1996-7 Jules Kramer Music & Fine Art award & Cape Tercentenary Foundation Book Prize.
1989 Gold Medal Life Saving & First Aid Emergency assistance
1997 Mactrain DTP foundation course

Exhibition History

1990 Rhodes University annual student exhibition
1993 Grahamstown National Arts Festival exhibition of drawing at Ichthyology Institute
1996 Barricaded Rainbow – Group Exhibition Centre for African Studies U.C.T
1996 Dessin Drawing Exhibition, Kyoto University of Art & Design, Japan – Merit award
1997 “New Voyages” PG Group Exhibition curated by Robert Hodgins
1997 Sandberg Institute Exhibition – Group Show travelling to University of Canberra in Perth & opening at Michaelis School of Fine Art, Cape Town
1997 Michaelis Final Year graduate exhibition
1998 Association of Visual Arts, Cape Town – Art Strip – solo entry-level show
1998 Family Ties Group Show curated by Ricky Burnett & Penny Siopis- Sandton Civic Center Gallery
1999 Life is Elsewhere – Installation & group performance, Glynville Terrace independent site-curated by Mark Coetzee Fine Art Cabinet & AVA
1999 Heel Arts Collective installation & performance group show – National Gallery Annexe
2001 Solo Exhibition “ Touched “ Joa Ferreria Fine Art Cabinet
2006 Bean Bag Bohemia, Durban Solo exhibition “ Little Miss Riding Wolf “ curated by Tamlyn Martin
2009 Shy Artists Collective – Joint show & installation with Graeme Blem independent warehouse venue, Cape Town
2010 These Four Walls – solo exhibition “ Somebody Suit “ curated by Janet Anderson