Janet Olivia Henry, "Barber Prysock (Mrs. WPM)", 1994, mixed media.

Janet Olivia Henry, “Barber Prysock (Mrs. WPM)”, 1994, mixed media.

Janet Olivia Henry

Janet Olivia Henry has been in numerous solo and group exhibits at venues including the Studio Museum in Harlem, Hallwalls, PS 122, the New Museum, Longwood Arts Gallery, and the PPOW Gallery. She received a scholarship in 1964 to attend the School of Visual Arts in NYC and has gone on to be awarded residencies at the Jamaica Art Center and the Studio Museum in Harlem. Her work has been collected by the Eileen and Peter Norton Foundation and the Newark Museum, and has been featured in publications including the Village Voicethe New York Times, and the Newark Star Ledger.