Sensual-expressive colour, strong design, and emotive movement mingle with a vibrant imagination to infuse Janet Strayer's paintings with a meaningful vitality. Her distinctively original paintings express moments of insight and change, delight and surprise, along with dynamic connections that resonate beyond initial views. Her works have won awards, had positive reviews, been featured in books and media, and are in public and private collections. They have been the focus of solo shows and many juried exhibitions.
A collection of artworks featuring winged creatures, objects, and ideas that fly in air or soar in imagination.
Land Sea Series
Landscape is a visionary idea: the external vista of land/sea as experienced internally.
Flow & 3D Paintings
Inspired by life on Saturna Island, these Abstract paintings, some with sculpted forms, evoke the ever-flowing currents of nature.
Time Travel Series
Abstract, dramatic, and whimsical paintings inspired by impossible notions of time.
Abstract Encounters Series
Rhythmically flowing line, biomorphic shapes, and harmonious colour interactions enliven this series of abstract and semi-abstract paintings.
Spirit of Place Series
Semi-abstract paintings evoking the spirit of special places endowed with vital significance.
Face Off Series
This series, created in Covid-restricted times, is influenced by how much our current reality is conditioned by virtuality and social media .