Jennifer Trouton is a visual artist currently based in Queen Street Studios, Belfast.
Trouton’s work has featured in group exhibitions nationally and internationally since graduating form the University of Ulster in the mid nineties. These include The Katzen Gallery, Washington DC, The Guayasamin Gallery, Cuba the Drawing Centre, New York and the Fanzoug Museum, Suzhou, China. Solo exhibitions include the I8th Street Gallery Los Angeles, Spectrum Gallery London, The Ashford Gallery Dublin and the Millennium Court Arts Centre , Portadown
Her work has received continued support from the Arts Council including a funded residency at the Banff Centre of Arts in Banff Canada and research residency in New York. . Previous awards include a 3 month residency at the 18th Street Art Complex in Santa Monica USA, the COE (Clare Morris Open Exhibition, Ireland) Adjudicators’ Award awarded by Andrea Schlieker from the 4th Plinth project Trafalaga square and the Golden Fleece Award hosted by the Liliias Mitchell Foundation.
Trouton’s work is held in numerous public and private collections including the Arts Council of Northern Ireland, The University of Ulster, Belfast HSC Trust, ESB Ireland, The Office of Public Works, British Midland Airlines and the David Roberts Collection.
In 2007 Trouton was shortlisted for Ireland’s prestigious AIB Artist of Promise Award.