Another post from our Jamaica Biennial 2017 archives:
Jeffery Grant was born in 1964, in Portland, Jamaica. In 1986, he was awarded a bronze medal for his entry in the Jamaica Cultural Development Commission (JCDC) National Fine Art Competition. Later, he attended the Edna Manley College of the Visual and Performing Arts and attained a BA in Education in 2008. Since then, his work has been featured in the Portland Artist Group Show in 2015. Jeffery Grant is based in Portland where he works as an Art Education lecturer at College of Agricultural Science and Education (CASE).