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Joan Baird Griswold, American Artist. Recipient Portraiture prize Ridgefield Guild of Artists, 1986, Frame award Sheffield Art League, 1986, Excellence award Sheffield Art League, 1987, Purchase award Sheffield Art League, 1990, 3d prize Bridgeport National Juried Exposition, 1991. Board of directors Sheffield (Massachusetts) Land Trust, since 1994; member Sheffield Arts Council, 1991-1993.


Griswold, Joan Baird was born on March 1, 1954 in Oberlin, Ohio, United States. Daughter of Thomas Franklin and Marian Baird (Diehl) Griswold.


Bachelor, Beloit College, 1977.


Teacher painting and drawing, Great Barrington, Massachusetts, since 1989.


  • Other Work

    • One-woman shows include South Gallery, Beloit, 1977, Broadway Frames and Gallery, New York City, 1981, 83, David Wright Gallery, Wellfleet, Massachusetts, 1986-1987, David Gavin Gallery, Millerton, New York, 1987, Five Points Gallery, East Chatham, New York, 1988-1994, Forecast Gallery, Garrison, New York, 1988, Connecticut Gallery, Marlborough, 1989, Garrison Art Center, 1989, Jacob Fanning Gallery, Wellfleet, 1989-1990, 92, Helio Galleries, New York City, 1991, Hoorn-Ashby Gallery, New York City, 1993-2007, Kent Gallery, Ohio, 1995, Paris-New York-Kent, Kent, Connecticut, 1995, 98, Bachelier Cardonsky Gallery, Kent, Connecticut, 2001-2002, A.D.D. Hudson, New York, 1999. Group exhibitions include Five Points Gallery, 1987-1992, Berkshire Open Studios, Great Barrington, 1987, Bayless Gallery, Norfolk, Connecticut, 1987, Gallery at Mill River, Massachusetts, 1988, Jacob Fanning Gallery, 1988, 91-93, Westenhook Small Works, Sheffield, 1988-1990, Greene Gallery, Guilford, Connecticut, 1988, Connecticut Gallery, 1988, Riversbend Art Gallery, West Stockbridge, Massachusetts, 1989, Store Hill Gallery, South Egremont, Massachusetts, 1989, Scarborough Gallery, Chappaqua, New York, 1989, Naumkeag Carriage House Art Show, Stockbridge, 1989, John Pence Gallery, San Francisco, 1989, 90, Hoorn-Ashby Gallery, Nantucket, Massachusetts, 1990-2005, Clapp & Tuttle Gallery, Woodbury, Connecticut, 1991, 95-97, Art of 100 Pearl, Hartford, Connecticut, 1992, Millbrook Gallery, New York, 1992, Pioneer Gallery, Cooperstown, New York, 1992, Berkshire Artisans, Pittsfield, Massachusetts, 1992, Geoffrey Young Gallery, Great Barrington, Massachusetts, 1992-1993, 97-2006, Underhill Inn, Hillsdale, New York, 1994, Salisbury Land Trust, Connecticut, 1994, Randall Tuttle Fine Arts, Woodbury, Connecticut, 1994, Barney's Benefit, New York City, 1994. Represented in private collections.


Board of directors Sheffield (Massachusetts) Land Trust, since 1994. Member Sheffield Arts Council, 1991-1993.


  • Other Interests

    Avocation: gardening.


Married Donald Benson Jurney.

Thomas Franklin Griswold

Marian Baird (Diehl) Griswold

Donald Benson Jurney.