Valentine’s sculptures embody her quest to capture the essence of things, particularly the delicate and feminine. With an intuitive approach, she allows the material to guide her, embracing the unknown and uncovering hidden beauty within each block of stone. Every journey to find the perfect marble is undertaken with care and precision, seeking the harmonious resonance of tapping marble and the ethereal illumination of early morning light.
Recognized and celebrated for her exceptional talent, Jane Valentine’s sculptures grace the collections of esteemed private, public, and corporate entities worldwide. Her work has garnered acclaim through numerous solo and group exhibitions across Australia and Italy, showcasing her prowess in creating evocative forms. Notably, her participation in the 1999 International Sculpture Symposium in Chang Chun, China, solidified her international reputation, with her masterpieces finding a permanent home in the prestigious International Sculpture Park.
Jane Valentine, a sculptor of profound skill and vision, bridges the divide between traditional artistry and contemporary exploration. Through her heartfelt dedication to her craft, she breathes life into inert matter, crafting pieces that resonate with a timeless beauty and a profound understanding of the feminine essence.