Joan Cameron was born in Jamaica, West Indies and emigrated to the United States and is now a citizen. She has lived in the New England area since 2000. She has had one-person shows at local venues in Boston and one in New Rochelle, New York. She was a member of the Hyde Park Art Association when she lived in Hyde Park, subsequently moved to Needham in 2012.
Ms. Cameron’s work has been exhibited at several group shows: Wellesley College—Group Exhibit; Marina Bay, — Summer Group Exhibit, juried show; Hyde Park Art Association’s —Group Exhibit; Boston Town Hall — Juried Show;
Awards/Honors: Honorable mention 2004 Boston City Hall Juried Exhibit.
Ms. Cameron attended Mercy College located in Yonkers, New York for three years to pursue a BA degree, and took some art classes while there. She also took some art courses at the North Light Schools of Art via correspondence. She studied with the late Antoinette Greco, an artist, when she lived in Wappinger Falls, New York State.
She attended Career Development Women’s Studies; A Unit of the State University of New York at Cornell University, completed one-year certificate. Sponsored by The New York State School of Industrial and Labor Relations, September 8, 1981-June 22, 1982.
Massachusetts Community College, one-year, studied Administrative Medical Coding.