Jane Kent is an artist whose work and teaching involves the material of printmaking.
She offers courses in etching, silkscreen, lithography, relief and Advanced Drawing. She received her B.F.A. from the University of the Arts, Philadelphia. She began her teaching career soon after graduating from art school at Princeton University. She has taught at Brown and Columbia University, The University of Iowa, Bennington College, Rhode Island School of Design, The Cooper Union School of Art and most recently in the graduate program, Hunter College, CUNY. Jane Kent has been the recipient of a National Endowment for the Arts ArtistÕs Fellowship Grant. Her work has been shown widely and is in the collections of the Whitney Museum of American Art, The National Gallery, the National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington, D.C., the Brooklyn Museum, The New York Public Library, Spencer Collection among others.
She is currently working on a second artist book project with the writer Richard Ford and a commission for the Print Club of the Cleveland Museum of Art.