“Incorporating everyday items, from packaging to hardware store discoveries, I am exploring the rejuvenation of discarded materials to evoke ornamentation from ancient civilizations. My artwork is informed by experiences working, for extended lengths of time, in Europe and Latin America.”
Originally from Canada, Joan Giammarco attended Toronto’s York University, in their BFA program. She is also an actress and writer and has worked for several years in film post production. She has studied figure drawing with Malaika Zweig Latty and is currently furthering her art practice with Tom Wudl.