Jana Charl

BIOGRAPHY

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Jana Charl, a native of Los Angeles and a dual US-Swiss
citizen, currently resides on a remote 54,000-acre ranch
in Central Oregon where she creates mixed media works
incorporating materials salvaged from her surroundings.
Her installations, paintings, and sculptures are published
and exhibited worldwide: shown at art galleries, at SFMOMA,
Tate Liverpool, Women’s Museum of California, and at venues
staged simultaneously with the Venice Biennale, Frieze London,
and Art Basel Miami. She has participated in artist residencies
in Switzerland (Zürich and Trélex), the country of Georgia
(Mtskheta and Tbilisi), and Iceland (Stöðvarfjörður, East Fjords).
She has been awarded public art projects in California, Oregon,
and Massachusetts, and is currently on the Art in Public Places
Rosters (pre-qualified artist pools) for the Cities of Palo Alto,
Sacramento, and San Antonio. Jana received a Certificate of
Recognition from the California Legislature Assembly. Her
artwork is in the collections of the Brooklyn Art Library,
City of Seattle Office of Arts & Culture, Museum of Nova
Gorica (Slovenia), Mtskheta Municipality, and Yuko Nii
Foundation and in private collections globally.