JANET LAGE is a contemporary visual artist born 1955, in Fall River, Maine who studied at University of Maine, Maine Film Alliance and Hartford Art School. She lives in the New York Metropolitan area with a base studio in Old Lyme, Connecticut. She travels to the West Indies yearly and paints in her Ocho Rios Jamaica workspace. In 2010 she was awarded a Connecticut Artist Fellowship Award for painting, for the years 2010-2011. Her work is represented in numerous private and corporate collections and has been a recipient of multiple competition awards jurored by senior curators from the MOMA, Guggenheim, Whitney and other national museums.