Artist, Jo Hollier lives and works in Canberra, Australia with her studio situated in the rural setting of Strathnairn Arts on the edge of the city. Jo specialises in printmaking techniques that produce unique prints and limited edition etchings. she is a printmaker with an eye for nature!.
Jo likes to explore the painterly aspects of printmaking, experimenting with textures and colours as much as possible. She manipulates the ink on the printing plate, combining techniques, mixing colour and adding collaged papers. Her Arts practice, based in printmaking draws inspiration from the Australian bush, in particular the S.E. Forests of NSW, its unique botany and native fauna.
Jo Hollier has participated in group and solo exhibitions both locally and nationally and internationally. Her work is widely collected and has been selected for many curated exhibitions here and abroad. The most recent being in Thailand for “Mindscapes” exhibition to celebrate International Women’s Day 2015
In 2013 Jo Hollier won the Canberra Critics Circle award for Visual Arts .She has also been recently awarded winner of the Tall Foundation Tuggeranong Capital Chemist Art Award in 2015.