Joanne Freeman received a B.S. in Fine Arts from the University of Wisconsin in 1976. She later earned an M.A. in Studio Art from New York University in 1981. She has shown her work extensively since then in solo and group shows. Selected one-person shows are: Lohin Geduld Gallery New York, NY, Au 9 Galerie D’art, Casablanca, Morocco, Massachusetts College of Art, Boston, MA, The Bess Cutler Gallery, New York, NY and Santa Monica CA, Marc Jancou Gallery, Zurich, Switzerland, White Columns, New York, NY, and The Queens Museum, Flushing, NY. She co-curated the group show, Color-Time-Space, with Kim Uchiyama at the Lohin Geduld gallery in New York, and at Janet Kurnatowski Gallery in Brooklyn. The painting show then traveled to the Rosenberg Gallery at Hofstra University. Joanne is currently presenting a large scale drawing installation at the Bogart Salon in Bushwick, NY that opened this month and she will be curating the group show Wit, opening in February 2013 at the Painting Center in New York. She will be having a solo show in June 2013 at the University of Maine Museum of Art, Bangor ME.
Joanne Freeman has taught painting and drawing at New York University, The New School for Social Research and at Chautauqua School of Art. She has been a visiting artist and lecturer at The New York Studio School, and the Massachusetts College of Art.