I feel my works are visual mindscapes resisting formal conceptualization. Working nearly automatically, overall, they are about impasse/breakthrough, obstruction/construction, and closings and openings.
Jo-Anne Silverman was born in Winnipeg and graduated from the University of Manitoba with a Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree. She studied with and was especially influenced by Ivan Eyre, Don Reichert, George Swinton, and Arnold Saper. She has lived and worked in Victoria, BC since 2003.