Sarah Jane Moon is a painter who specialises in portraiture and figurative painting.
She has exhibited with the Royal Society of Portrait Painters, Royal Institute of Oil Painters, New English Art Club and the Lynn Painter Stainers among others. In 2015 she was awarded the Arts Charitable Trust Award and in 2013 the Bulldog Bursary for portraiture.
In 2016 Sarah Jane will be showing work in London at the Menier Gallery and at the Mall Galleries with the Royal Society of Portrait Painters as well as donating work to the Terrence Higgins Trust Art Auction at Christie's. She is also exhibiting at the New Zealand Portrait Gallery in Wellington, NZ.
Originally from New Zealand, Sarah Jane has lived in Japan, Malaysia, Australia and UK working in education and the arts. She has qualifications in Art Theory and Curatorial Practice from Universities in NZ and Australia as well in Portrait Painting from The Heatherley School of Fine Arts in Chelsea.
Sarah Jane currently paints daily working both on commissions and her own projects. She is also producing a book that will profile leading contemporary portrait painters in Britain.