Fictional Desires multi-channel video, faux-fur rugs, and neon, 2018
on view now at The Mint Museum in Charlotte, NC
as part of MAINFRAME 2018 until October 19, 2018
Joy Meyer is an Artist and Arts Educator.
Meyer recently received a Masters of Fine Arts in Studio Arts from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Previously, she received a Bachelors Degree in Studio Art and in Art History from University of Virginia where she was inducted to the honor society Phi Beta Kappa and graduated with Distinction.
Her artistic practice includes painting and drawing, experimental video, and performance. Meyer's artistic research creates connections between the history of art, theories of knowledge, technology, and feminism to explore the metaphysics of love and longing. Meyer was also a founding and active member of the all-female, artist collective, Subverbal Collective which operated from 2016-2018.
Meyer is an internationally exhibited artist having shown at the Kamloops Art Gallery, in British Columbia and at Universitet i Oslo, Norway. With recent work traveling to additional international venues including Vilnius Academy of Arts, Lithuania and Ideas Block LT, Lithuania, and CICA Museum in South Korea.
Regionally, her work has been at The Mint Museum, The Ackland Art Museum, CAM, The Carrack, LUMP projects, VAE, and The Anchorlight in North Carolina. In Virginia at The Garage, The Bridge PAI, WTVF/Radio IQ Gallery, New City Arts, Art Works Gallery, The IX Building, and Ruffin Gallery at University of Virginia. Her work has also appeared at The Carnegie Visual and Performing Arts Center in Covington, Kentucky, Red Ink Studios in San Francisco, and at LACDA in Los Angeles.
Joy is represented by LACDA in Los Angeles.
She lives in the research triangle area with her partner, Dr. Moseley and their energetic dog. danieldmoseley.com
Cover image courtesy of Lindsay Metivier // www.lindsaymetivier.com
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