Janie Nicoll (She/her)
Primary Practice: Installation, Photography, Collage, Print-making and Assemblage.
Janie is a visual artist with a socially engaged as well as a studio based practice. She graduated with a first class honours degree in Painting from Edinburgh College of Art, and a Masters of Fine Art (MFA) from Glasgow School of Art. Working across a range of media she is interested in making artworks out-with regular gallery spaces and exploring possibilities created through collaboration or interaction with other people. Janie has exhibited nationally and internationally, most recently at Glasgow international 2018 with In Kind Project with artist Ailie Rutherford. (www.inkindproject.info).
Recent residencies include a Creative Lab at CCA; a Rough Mix Creative Lab Residency, at Tramway, Glasgow for Magnetic North Theatre Company; Protest and Propaganda Artists Lab, Metal, Liverpool; and a Counterflows Residency, at CCA, Glasgow. She is currently undertaking a Glasgow Life Artist in Residence (Phase 2), for the Hillhead Ward in collaboration with Woodlands Community Garden. Janie is a former President of SAU (2014 – 2017) and is a Trustee for Engage, the National Association for Gallery Education, where she is also a Rep for Freelancers on Engage Council.
Janie lives and works in Glasgow.