Professional artist and art instructor for over thirty years, Jeremy Mayne is represented in private and public collections both nationally and internationally, including the Alberta Arts Foundation Public Collection, the City of Calgary Public Art Collection, and the Red Deer Civic Collection. During his studies at the Red Deer College, the University of Calgary and the Royal College of Art, Jeremy was awarded both The Princess Margaret Medal and the Governer General Michener Medal. He has been a member of the Alberta Society of Artists, (president from ‘02 -’04), and the City of Calgary Public Arts Board(‘04 -’08). His work is commissioned by private collectors and has been reproduced for three books, published by the University of Alberta Press, 4th Floor Press and North Light publishers. Throughout his career, Mayne has worked as an instructor, guiding students to discover their artistic potential.
Themes of Time and Connection guide my process.
The most recent work deals with reshaping context.
By manipulating splinters of imagery and color I exploit the energy within each element resulting in a translation of meaning.