Jane Muir MA, FCSD, MSDC.,

Jane Muir

Has drawn and painted all her life, specialising in Mosaic for 30 years.

Educated at St. Annes College, Oxford University she studied painting and sculpture at Middlesborough College of Art, the Architectural Decoration , specialising in Mosaics under Joan Haswell.

1978 study visit to Orsoni workshops, Venice, Italy.
1979 study tour Northern Italian Mosaic schools.
1986 Painting Master classes with Arthur Giardelli under Welsh Arts Council scheme.

Awards

1950 Travel bursary to Italy to study Renaissance Art.
1968 Award winner, Belfast Open Mural Competition.

Memberships

The Chartered Society of Designers and Fellow Society of Designer-Craftsmen Art Workers Guild.
Buckinghamshire Visual Images Group

Paintings, Prints and Mosaics can be seen at the following

Web Sites

Art Workers Guild
AIMC INternational

TV and Radio

3 Counties Radio, several interviews
Pebble Mill at One, Craftsman of the week
TV interview with Sister Wendy Becket

Publications

1977 Education Magazine, ‘The Artist Craftsman in the School’.
1979 Ravenna Accadamia, No 9, ‘La Tradizone del Nuovo’.
1982 Souther Arts, ‘Mosaic’ - the living tradition
2002 British Association for Modern Mosaic Journal, ‘Joining the mainstream, an artist in progress’.
Who’s Who in Art

Videos

'Mosaic as Art’
‘New Directions in Mosaic’ included in ‘The Art of Mosaic Design’ Loctou and Clagett
‘The New Mosaics’, D.T. Dawson
‘Mosaics’, Martin Cheek
‘Encyclopedia of Mosaic’, E.M. Goodwin
‘Mosaic - Techniques and Traditions’, Sonia King
National Library of Wales, ‘Cassliad Maurice Sheppard P.P.R.W.S Collection’
Corning Museum, New York, U.S.A., videos