Born in Trinidad and Tobago, Janet Pierre is a former Photojournalist, Flight Attendant, and Technology Analyst, in addition to being a published poet with five collections of poetry to her credit.
Her painting and sculptural knowledge continues to be developed as a result of grants, personal study, workshops, and mentorships. She is deeply indebted to fellow artists and mentors for their invaluable tips and hints all designed to promote the development of her artistic skills.
Janet Pierre’s work can be found in collections located in the U.S., U.K., France, Greece, Canada, Belgium, Germany, Australia, and Trinidad & Tobago.
Special thanks to the ONTARIO ARTS COUNCIL for providing mentorship assistance to Ms. Pierre, through its Access and Career Development Program for 2010/2011 and 2015/16.
The Ontario Arts Council is an agency of the Government of Ontario.