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Joan Myers, American photographer. Grantee National Education Association, 1982, 90, Arizona Commission on Arts, 1990. Member New Mexico Council on Photography, since 1986.


Myers, Joan was born on June 11, 1944 in Des Moines, Iowa, United States.


Bachelor, Stanford University, 1966. Master of Arts, Stanford University, 1967.


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  • Other Work

    • Photographer: Along the Santa Fe Trail, 1986. Author, photographer: Santiago: Saint of Two Worlds, 1992, Whispered Silences, 1996. One-woman shows at Robert Schoelkopf Gallery, New York, 1976, Thackrey and Robertson, San Francisco, 1977, Photopia, Philadelphia, 1978, Susan Spiritus Gallery, Newport Beach, California, 1978, 80, 84, Stanford (California) University Museum, 1978, Port Washington (New York ) Public Library.

      , 1979, Mancini Gallery, Philadelphia, 1981, Galerie Perspectives, Paris, 1981, Linda Durham Gallery, Santa Fe, 1981, 84, 86, 89, 91, 93, California State University, Long Beach, 1981, Sheldon Art Gallery, University Nebraska, Lincoln, 1982, Etherton Gallery, Tucson, 1982, University Art Museum University New Mexico, Albuquerque, 1983, Palm Springs Desert Museum,1 984, Dallas Public Library., 1985, Marcuse Pfeifer Gallery, New York, 1986, Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition, 1986-1989, Griffin Art Gallery, Nacogdoches, Texas, 1987, Nora Eccles Harrison Museum Art, Logan, Utah, 1987, Center for Creative Photography, Tucson, 1987, Arkansas Art Center, Little Rock, 1988, Audubon Naturalist Center, Chevy Chase, Maryland, 1991, Kathleen Ewing Gallery, Washington, 1991, Albuquerque Museum, 1992, Rice University Media Center, Houston, 1992, Corpus Christi (Texas) University, 1993, Salt Lake City Art Museum, 1994, Vision Gallery, San Francisco, 1994. Two-persons shows at Galerie Montesquieu, Agen, France, 1981, Galerie Arpa, Bordeaux, France, 1981, Port Washington Public Library.

      , 1984. Represented in numerous permanent public collections, including Museum Fine Art, Houston, Santa Barbara Museum Art, National Gallery Art, Smithsonian Institution, Museum Modern Art, High Museum Art, Atlanta, others.


Member New Mexico Council on Photography, since 1986.


Daughter of Henry B. Wallace and Florence (Kling) Smith. Divorced; children: Raymond Louis Buetens, Julian Aaron Buetens.

Henry B. Wallace Smith

Florence (Kling) Smith

Raymond Louis Buetens Myers

Julian Aaron Buetens Myers