Writer on arts-related topics, founder-creator and coordinator of the St Ives Archive Trust, and long-time partner of artist John EMANUEL. Janet Axten has contributed strongly to movements that have added value and interest to the visitor and study experience of the arts and history of St Ives, and also has acted as personal assistant to several artists, including Patrick HERON and Bryan PEARCE.
Writer, historian, Administrator
works and access
Her books include:
(1995) with Colin Orchard Gasworks to Gallery: The story of the Tate St Ives
(1999) Bryan Pearce: the Artist and his Work;
Axten et al (2004) Bryan Pearce and his artist friends (full bibliography)
St Ives Archive Trust