Born in Winnipeg, Manitoba Janice now lives and works in the Pacific Northwest in Olalla, Washington.  Janice Tayler's paintings and drawings have been exhibited throughout the United States and Canada.  Her work can be found in private collections and commercial spaces in the United States, Canada and Europe.

Janice is a member of the Women Painters of Washington and the Puget Sound Group of Northwest Painters.

Solo Exhibitions

2024 Wading Through Cracks In Gravity, 1515 Lincoln Gallery, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

2023 Mavi Contemporary Art, Gig Harbor, WA

2022 Layered Suspensions In Fragmented Space, Objets Trouvés, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

2017 Blueprints For A Splintered Sun, Morso Gallery, Gig Harbor, WA

2013 New Works, Gallery Lacosse, Winnipeg, MB

2012 Articulated Fragments, Warehouse Artworks, Winnipeg, MB

2012 Diving Through The Wreck, Wayne Arthur Gallery, Winnipeg, MB

2007 Pink Pools Off the Deep End, Zilberschmuck Art, Toronto, ON

2005 Galerie Luz, Montreal, QC

2004 Gestures of Fragmental Shifting, Zeke’s Gallery, Montreal, QC


2023 Bainbridge Island Museum of Art, Spotlight Exhibition, Bainbridge Island, WA

2023 Mavi Contemporary Art, 4 Abstract Artists, Gig Harbor, WA

2023 September Group Exhibit, Ryan James Fine Art Gallery, Kirkland, WA

2023 Gig Harbor Open Studio Tour, Gig Harbor, WA

2022 September Group Exhibit, Ryan James Fine Art Gallery, Kirkland, WA

2022 Belltown Capsule Artwalk, Ryan James Fine Art Gallery, Seattle, WA

2022 NorthWest Waters, Lynnwood Convention Center, Lynnwood, WA

2018 Visual Impressions, Ryan James Gallery, Kirkland, WA

2017 Prince Street Gallery, New York City, NY

2016 Women Painters of Washington, Seattle, WA

2015 Group Show, Seattle Design Center, Seattle, WA

2014 EAFA Gallery, Seattle Design Center, Seatte, WA

2014 Harmony, Women Painters of Washington Gallery, Seattle, WA

2014 Streetwise, Verum Ultimum Gallery, Portland, OR

2014 Bemis Spring Art Exhibit, Seattle, WA

2013 A L O N E together, Outside the Lines Group Show, Mulberry Café, Hamilton, ON

2012 A L O N E together, Outside the Lines Group, Triangle Gallery, Toronto, ON

2012 Transitions, Bartlett Gallery, Alton, ON

2011 Color or Not?, Wayne Arthur Gallery, Winnipeg, MB

2007 Atelier Ouvert, Studio St. Remi, Montreal, QC

2006 Group Painting Show, Galerie Luz, Montreal, QC

2005 Crossing Borders Exhibit, Kenan Center, Lockport, NY

2004 Ce que la pelle a trouve, Galerie Les Nouveaux Barbares, Montreal, QC

2004 Mis en regard, Galerie d’art Laliberte, Montreal, QC

2004 Concordia University Alumni, Concordia University, Montreal, QC

2004 & 05 99 Artists, Observatoire 4, Montreal, QC

2003 The Selby Group – Drawings, Vivianne Phillips Gallery, Montreal, QC

Juried Art Fairs

2023 Gig Harbor Art Festival, Gig Harbor, WA

2019 La Quinta Art Festival, La Quinta, CA

2017 Local 14 Art Exhibit, Portland, OR

2013-17 Gig Harbor Art Festival, Gig Harbor, WA

2016 Edmonds Art Festival, Edmonds, WA

2015 Bellevue Art Festival, Bellevue, WA

2014 The Best of the Northwest, Seattle, WA

2014 Buckman Art & Show Exhibit, Portland, OR

2014 Salem Art Festival, Salem, OR

2014 Bemis Annual Art Exhibition, Seattle, WA

2013 LOCAL 14 Art Exhibit, Portland, Oregon

2005-13 The Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibit, Toronto, ON

2009-12 The Artist Project, Toronto, ON

2010 Queen West Art Crawl, Toronto, ON

2010 Gracie Art Exhibit, New York, NY

2010 Armonk Art Festival, Armonk, NY

2005 The Ottawa Arts Festival, Ottawa, ON

Currently Represented By

Ryan James Fine Art Gallery, Kirkland, WA, 1515 Lincoln Gallery, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, Puget Sound Group of Northwest Artists, WA, Women Painters of Washington, WA, Warehouse Artworks, & Lacosse Gallery, Winnipeg, MB, Canada

Awards and Honours

2015 3rd place Daniel Smith award in juried group painting show, Seattle, WA

2009 Travel Scholarship, The Artists Project, Toronto, ON

2004 Honourable Mention, Concordia University alumni show, Montreal, QC

2001 Millenium Scholarship Fund, Concordia University, Montreal, QC


Private and Commercial collections, United States, Canada and Europe


2000-2004 Bachelor of Fine Arts, With Distinction, Major in Painting and Drawing,

Concordia University, Montreal, QC

1987-1990 Bachelor of Arts, Honours, Major in Theatre and Dance, University

of Winnipeg, Winnipeg, MB

Teaching, Lectures and Workshops

2005-2018 Teacher of painting, drawing and mixed media workshops, USA, Canada

2008&09 Slide Presentations; my work as a painter; History of Modern Art;

History of Modern Dance, McGill University, Montreal, QC

2007 Slide Presentation and painting demonstration, Don Valley Art School, Toronto, ON