Jo Voysey (b. 1987, Johannesburg) completed her MFA at Michaelis School of Fine Art, Cape Town in 2013 after obtaining a BA Fine Art degree at the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg (2010).
Voysey held her solo exhibition, Animal at Commune. 1 Gallery in 2016. Her exhibition received international acclaim from publications such as Vice and Huffington Post. She was selected to participate in the KYTA artist residency in Himachal Pradesh, India, which concluded in a panel discussion at the Contemporary Art Week in New Delhi, India. Prior to this Voysey presented a solo exhibition at the AVA Gallery, Cape Town in 2014, which lead to her work being exhibited at the Cape Town Art Fair.
Notable group exhibitions include: Fortunes Remixed travelled the country and concluded at the Bag Factory, Johannesburg in 2013; Hans Ulrich Obrist’s Do It at the Michaelis Galleries, Cape Town in 2014, Scintilla: An Alchemy Show, Commune. 1 Gallery, Cape Town in 2014, Load Shedding, Commune. 1 Gallery, Cape Town in 2015, and Cape to Tehran in 2018 at Gallery Momo in Cape Town and Johannesburg. Her works are included in the Spier Art Collections, South Africa.
Voysey currently lives and works in Cape Town.