Jan Patience has worked as a journalist and editor for over 30 years. After writing for The Herald about visual art for more than a decade, she joined The Sunday Post in 2021. Jan now writes a weekly art column for its magazine. A seasoned chair at arts events, Jan also appears on radio, podcasts and television as an expert contributor on visual art. She is co-author, with Louise Wyllie, of Arrivals & Sailings: The Making of George Wyllie. With support from the Eardley Estate, she is currently writing a book about Joan Eardley.