Jane Patterson – 1st Floor Gallery


1955 Born
1973-1977 The Slade School of Fine Art, University College London.

Solo Exhibitions

1978 Lionel Wendt Gallery, Colombo, Sri Lanka
1983 Egypt Mill, Nailsworth
1987 Niccol Centre, Cirencester
1993 Pearson Gallery, University College, London
2012 Browse & Darby, London


1977 Boise travel scholarship taken in Sri Lanka for one year.
1978 British Council Exhibition Grant, Colombo, Sri Lanka.
1983 South West Arts Award.
1995 BP Portrait Award 1995, Short listed prize winner.
2005 Sussex Heritage Award, Memorial Stained Glass Window, Friston Church,
East Sussex

Selected Group Exhibitions

1977, 1983, 1988
1992, 2006-10 Contemporary Gallery Artists, Browse & Darby, London
1991 The Prose of Painting, Austin Desmond Fine Art, London
1992 As I see Myself, Plymouth Art Gallery & Museum
1992 South Bank Show, London
1995 BP Portrait Award, National Portrait Gallery, London & Aberdeen Art Gallery
1999 The Importance of Drawing, Canterbury County Museum
2006 Mystery Portraits Exhibition, National Portrait Gallery, London
2006 London School of Painting and Drawing Exhibition, 54 The Gallery, London
2011 The Figure, Browse & Darby, London


2002 Invited Artist, Prince`s Drawing School, to paint & lecture at Chateau de Balleroy,

Public Collections

University College, London, King`s College, London
Mercantile & General Insurance Company, London


Peter Davies, Four Gloucestershire Artists, Arts Review, 1986
Philip Wright, ‘The Prose of Painting’, Exhibition catalogue, 1990