Jane Withers studied Art History at the Courtauld and has an MA in Design History from the V&A / Royal College of Art. She was a journalist and curator writing internationally and published several design books before setting up her own studio in 2001.
She teaches and speaks internationally, and has served on numerous juries and advisory boards. She has been a visiting lecturer at the Royal College of Art and Design Academy Eindhoven, and is currently at Kingston University/Design Museum MA course Curating Contemporary Design. She was awarded an honorary fellowship by University of Westminster for services to the environment, and is also a contributing editor for American Vogue.
Corinne Mynatt, Project Director at Jane Withers Studio, has an MA in Contextual Design from the Design Academy Eindhoven, and previously studied Fine Art at both Pratt Institute, New York, and Central St. Martin’s College of Art and Design, London. She has worked at various cultural institutions such as the Royal Institute of British Architects, Whitechapel Gallery, and Baltic Centre for Contemporary Art, and has curated a number of independent exhibitions in Europe and the UK.