Jane Friedman is a Northwest artist focusing on nature, humans and human nature. Jane works predominantly in encaustic and oils, but also enjoys bringing three-dimensional elements to her work.
Jane completed her BFA in painting and ceramics at the University of Alaska, Anchorage, where she received the “Recognizing Excellence Award.” Her work was included in, and featured on the cover of UAA Student Showcase Journal for her BFA Show; From Innocence to Experience. Since that time, Jane frequently was featured in solo and group shows in Anchorage, including Stonington Gallery, and the International Gallery of Contemporary Art. Jane also exhibited her work in solo shows at the Alaska State Museum in Juneau, and the Anchorage Museum of History and Art, where her work is part of the permanent collection.
Innocence to Experience, Alaska Museum of Art Anchorage(Alaska)
Intimations, Stonington Gallery(Alaska)
State Museum Juneau(Alaska)
University of Iowa
University of Alaska Anchorage
Featured in Icebreakers: Alaska’s Most Innovative Artists, by Julie Decker (March, 2001)