Born and raised in Rockland County, New York, Joan now resides in Hendersonville, Henderson County, North Carolina, in the Southern Appalachian Mountains. She received art training at Rutgers University (MFA), at Syracuse University’s School of Art (BFA), and at the Art Students League, Woodstock.
Joan is recipient of several awards including several one-person shows, a Woodstock Artists Association Grant, and NYS Arts Alive Grant. Her work is in numerous collections, including the former Museum of Modern Art Loan Collection, French & Co. Gallery in NYC, and Galería Juana Mordó in Madrid, Spain.
Please send serious inquiries to LesikinArt@aol.com, Subject: Inquiry.