All of my work is a spiritual connection with my life, which has gone through many changes and looks like a patchwork.  It is always an attempt to combine imagery and abstraction, an ongoing striving to communicate while going deeper.  

 

Since June 1 am no longer in my studio at the ELWright Building, as they evicted everyone to make the studios into residential units.  I have downsized amd moved my studio into my house at 1100 Hill Street, Hancock, MI 49930.  

 

Last year I sent my remaining oil paintings to the Stoplight Gallery   They will  remain there, as I can no longer use oil paint due to allergies to the paint.  However, many are still for sale.  Contact the gallery. 

406-479-3194

 

I also do a variety of other art forms, such as small sculptures and patched textiles. Currentlly I am experimenting with various forms of nontoxic media: acrylic, casein and egg tempera, as well as watercolor and color pencils.  Bird forms are emerging, as metaphors for peace.  I will put them online when they are ready.

 

I have decided that one way I can share my work is to have giclee prints made.  Many of the images that are of interest could possibly be made into an archival print, about 15x17", for $150.  Please email me if you are interested.  joycek@chartermi.net.

 

 

 



Resume : Collections

WORK IN COLLECTIONS:

 

American Embassy, Helsinki, Finland 

National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington, DC

President’s Collection, University of Sonora, Mexico 

Nelimarkka Museum, Alajarvi, Finland

Bay de Noc College, Escanaba, Michigan

Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo

Michigan Technological University Library, Houghton

Northern Michigan University, Marquette

Finlandia University, Hancock, Michigan

Earlham College, Richmond, Indiana 

Kenyon College, Gambier, Ohio

Voyageurs National Park

Isle Royale Natural History Association 

Sandra Conn Associates, Chicago

Little Rapids Corporation, Green Bay, Wisconsin

Numerous private collections in the U.S. and Finland

 

 

 


Solo Exhibitions
Selected Group Exhibitions
Bibliography
Collections

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