Janey Emery



Born in Narrogin, Western Australia, Janey Emery’s interest in art began as early as 2 years of age and led to art becoming the central element in Janeys Childhood. Excelling in art throughout her schools years Janey devoted herself to the art course provided by Balcatta Senior High school, where her passion for art only intensified.

Janeys paintings are moments captured on canvas, her figurative painting portray an emotional essence of beauty and innocence, she strives to resonate with the affections of the viewers with her work ,whether it be the tranquil environment of our southwest forest or the edgy attitude of a teenager leaning against a graffiti wall – Janey shares her creative visions with love .

Janey has been painting full-time since 1991 and has attained a high degree of respect in the art world from peers and art lovers alike. Janey has won numerous distinguished artistic awards for her work and has sold many paintings throughout Australia and overseas. Janey Emery is achieving the recognition her distinctive artistic talents deserve.

ATTRIBUTES: Self taught in all mediums with the exception of leisure courses undertaken in oil and watercolours.
Commenced teaching in art leisure courses in 1992. Classes covering all mediums.
Appointed as arts adviser for the city of Wanneroo for 2003

AWARDS: 1992 – 1st and 2nd prize – Koorda agricultural society.
Popular choice award – Hyde park.
Highly commended – Toodyay agricultural society.
2nd prize – Wanneroo agricultural society.
Highly commended – Wanneroo agricultural society.
1993 – 2nd prize – Mandurah city art association.
1995 – 1st prize – Katanning art exhibition.
1996 – Galleria art acquisition award – city of Bayswater.
1997 – Art acquisition award – city of Bayswater.
Popular choice – city of Wanneroo-Joondalup art exhibition.
1998 – Popular choice award – city of Joondalup.
Highly commended – Perth royal show.
2nd prize – Wanneroo art society art exhibition.
1999 – Popular choice award – city of Joondalup
Popular choice award – Wanneroo art society.
1st prize – watercolour society of Western Australia.
2000 – Popular choice award – Kalgoorlie art prize
1st prize – watercolour society of Western Australia
2001 – Popular choice award – watercolour society of Western Australia.
Popular choice award – Perth royal show.
Acquisition award – Aramor college exhibition.
Popular choice award – Katanning art exhibition.
Popular choice award – hospice art exhibition.
2002 – 1st prize – city of Wanneroo art exhibition.
Best resident artist – city of Wanneroo-Joondalup.
Painting purchased by city of Wanneroo.
1st prize – Rockingham art awards.
Highly commended – Rockingham arts awards.
Popular choice award – watercolour society of Western Australia.
2003 – Highly commended – city of Wanneroo.
Painting purchased by city of Wanneroo.
Appointed arts adviser for the city of Wanneroo.
Public choice award – city of Stirling arts awards.
Popular choice award – city of Wanneroo
Popular choice award – city of Stirling
Highly commended – Pinjarra art awards
Shell agricultural award – Pinjarra art awards
Highly commended – Mindarie art exhibition
2004 Solo –Brookers gallery
2005 Mixed exhibition – Linton & Kay gallery
Mixed exhibition, meet the artist, Fusions art gallery
2006 Fusions art gallery, lush exhibition,
Solo exhibition “Exposed”
2007 Art Melbourne solo
Solo – Fusions “Pieces of me”
Public choice award, Katanning art awards
2008 Mixed exhibition art Sydney
Mixed exhibition Fad gallery Melbourne
2009 Solo – Fusion art gallery may 8th ‘Skin’
2010 Public choice award – Arthritis art exhibition
Feature artist, Gallery 360 August
Feature artist Boranup Gallery, November
2011 Best overall in show, Wanneroo art awards 2011 ,acquisitive $5000
Highly commended oil section Pinjarra art awards
Solo Fusions fine art gallery ‘Cherie Amore’
2012 Feature artist, Gallery 360 July
Feature artist Fusion fine art gallery ‘Natures Embrace’ October

ACHEIVEMENTS:

EXHIBITIONS:
Old church gallery – Fremantle
A shed gallery – Fremantle
Accent gallery – Subiaco
International gallery – Nedlands
Burswood Galleria – Burswood hotel
Koz art gallery – Mandurah
Atwell gallery – Melville
Accent gallery – Dalkeith
Variety club solo exhibition – Mandurah

COMMISSIONS:
Bullivants natural health products – 25 paintings shown nationally
Sullivans real estate – 4 paintings used for land sales advertising e.g. Magazine/press ads/brochures & billboards etc.
Sid pond inc. – several paintings commissioned for the production of wine labels – labels won gold in the printing awards in W.A. and silver nationally

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Title : Tracking Boranup

Artist : Janey Emery

Medium : Acrylic on Canvas

Size : 1.80m x 0.90m

Price : $4,650

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Title : Light through the trees

Artist : Janey Emery

Medium : Acrylic on Canvas

Size : 0.90m x 0.60m

Price : $1,950

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Holding on to Memories

Title : Holding on to memories

Artist : Janey Emery

Medium : Acrylic on canvas

Size : 1.80m x 0.90

Price : $4650

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Forest Stroll

Title : Forest Stroll

Artist : Janey Emery

Medium : Acrylic on Canvas

Size : 1.80m x 0.90m

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Janey Emery A quiet Path

Title : A Quiet Path

Artist : Janey Emery

Medium : Acrylic on Canvas

Size : 1.40m x 0.80m

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Forest Shimmer by Janey Emery

Title : Forest Shimmer

Artist : Janey Emery

Medium : Acrylic on Canvas

Size : 1.40m x 0.90m

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Gentle breeze by Janey Emery

Title : Gentle Breeze

Artist : Janey Emery

Medium : Acrylic on Canvas

Size : 1.80m x 0.90m

Price : $4,650 SOLD

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Shady retreat 125 x 145 by Janey Emery

Title : Shady Retreat

Artist : Janey Emery

Medium : Acrylic on canvas

Size : 1.25m x 1.45m

Price : $4,650

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Boranup Morning whisper by Janey emery

Title : Morning Whisper

Artist : Janey Emery

Medium : Acrylic on canvas

Size : 1.15m x 1.15m

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Ocean caress by Janey Emery

Title : Ocean Caress

Artist : Janey Emery

Medium : Acrylic on canvas

Size : 1.80m x 0.90m

Price : $3,900

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Boranup Glow by Janey Emery

Title : Boranup Glow

Artist : Janey Emery

Medium : Acrylic on canvas

Size : 1.80m x 0.90m

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Yesterday - Framed by Janey Emery

Title : Yesterday

Artist : Janey Emery

Medium : Acrylic on canvas

Size : 1.00m x 0.90m Framed

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