Starting Bid: $500.00
Jane Buyers was born in Toronto in 1948. She has an honours BA in visual art from York University (1973) and a Master of Education in history and philosophy from the University of Toronto (1990). She has taught art since 1976, variously as a lecturer in the history of modern design at George Brown College in Toronto, as a Fine Art instructor at Fanshawe College, the Toronto School of Art, and Guelph University. She was Professor in the Fine Arts department at the University of Waterloo from 1988 to 2010. Most recently her work was the subject of a major retrospective exhibition entitled Gather Arrange Maintain, held at Museum London, the Kitchener-Waterloo Art Gallery and Woodstock Art Gallery. Buyers was elected to the Royal Canadian Academy of Arts in 2002.