Joanne Mcfarland

From F*Cked To Plucked

Brooklyn, New York

JoAnne is a painter and poet working beside the Gowanus canal, one of the most toxic waterways in the United States. She is a graduate of Princeton University. Her work is part of the permanent collections of the Library of Congress, Columbus Museum of Art, and the Dpt. of State among others. She is the author of seven poetry collections, including the Glass Blown Tale and Acid Rain.

"Finding beauty in the common place is one of the dominant themes in my work. I believe that all objects, animate and inanimate carry energy. We honor that energy when, instead of discarding, we recycle, re-envision."Joanne Mcfarland