Jan Manton Art is located at 1/93 Fortescue Street, Spring Hill, Brisbane, Australia. Gallery hours are Wednesday to Friday by appointment and 10-4pm Saturday (no appointment necessary). To make an appointment please call the gallery on 07 3831 3060 or mobile 0419 657 768.
Jan Manton has been a long time supporter of the visual arts in Queensland. Jan Manton currently sit on the Art from the Margins Committee and The Lady Celinto Children’s Hospital Arts Program Committee and in the past has been President of Flying Arts and supports young artists through the Byran-Manton Art Prize for QUT Visual Art Graduates. Jan Manton is a former member of the QUT Art Collection Committee, Steering Committee for the Harries Digital Art Award and Caboolture Shire Council Art Collection Committee and was Chair the fundraising campaign for the QUT Art Museum in 2004.
VALUATIONS & ADVICE ON COLLECTING
As Queensland Representative for Mossgreen Auctions advice on selling or buying at auction can be provided. Jan Manton is an approved Valuer of Contemporary Australian Art (from 1970 to the present) in paintings, prints and sculpture for the Australian Government’s Culture Gifts Program. This includes the valuation of art works for insurance purposes. Advice on buying art for first time collectors and for collectors wishing to define their existing collection is readily available from Jan Manton Art. The experience gained as Queensland Representative for Sotheby’s and then Deutscher Menzies Fine Art Auctioneers gives Jan Manton a clear understanding of the best practices when buying and selling art, be it a private or corporate collection. All enquires are welcome and treated with strict confidentiality.
Artists seeking representation are welcome to submit and application to firstname.lastname@example.org. Artists are asked to forward images, a current CV and a brief artist statement. Applications can be made via email or hard copy. A no-return policy applies to all material received unless return postage is otherwise supplied.