Richardson is an Artist and Educator from Scotland currently practicing in Utah and teaching in the Visual Arts Department at Brigham Young University. Her sculptures and installations are made from her many collections of commonplace objects.
Jean received her BA(Hons) in Drawing and Painting at Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art and Design in Scotland. She then moved to the US to continue her art education at Brigham Young University, where she received her MFA in Studio Art. Jean has also researched, exhibited and taught in a variety of other countries, including Israel, Spain, Tonga, and New Zealand. Her many travels have and continue to influence her art practice