Joan Brown1938-1990

Berkeley Art Museum - University of California BerkeleyOakland Museum of California
Oakland and Berkeley, CA

$20,000 toward Transformation: The Art of Joan Brown, a retrospective exhibition and publication, organized by BAM director Jacquelynn Baas and OMC curator Karen Tsujimoto. Brown was a painter and sculptor who worked in figurative and expressionistic styles in the Bay Area from the 1950s. In later life, she painted family, friends, and other domestic subjects.