Joyce Pommer was born in Quincy, Massachusetts and studied at The Academy of Art College in San Francisco, The Art Institute of Boston and the Art Students League in New York City.  She has exhibited widely in solo, group shows and art fairs in New York and across the country; her work is in numerous private collections. Her larger earlier more colorful works on canvas were in a solo exhibition at Southwest Minnesota State University Art Museum in Marshall, MN in the summer of 2008 and her work was purchased for their collection. Her painting “To a Land Beyond” received an Award of Merit from Four Points Contemporary January 2014. Joyce’s work was on the cover of Art Voices magazine summer 2014 issue with a feature story by Robert Curcio. Her painting “Pathways” was selected to be in the 2016 Art Annual at the Danforth Museum in MA. Works were selected for the winter 2016/2017 issue of Studio Visit magazine curated by Jessica Roscio, Curator at the Danforth Museum. “To a Land Beyond” was on the winter 2017 cover of Women Arts Quarterly magazine, University of Missouri with 10 more images inside; she was included in Art Market Magazine’s 2017 Gold List/Top Contemporary Artists. Her work is currently in the 2017 spring invitational Freedom of Expression, at Miller White Fine Arts in South Dennis, MA. Joyce lives and works in New York City maintaining a studio in the Garment District.