Brief Biography of Joan Myers
Curriculum Vitae and Exhibition History
The New Old West, Wall Street Journal, Peter Sanger, January 28-29, 2003
Beyond The Devil’s Highway: The Joan Myers Photographic Archive BriscoeCenter
The Devil is in the Details Michael Abatemarco, The New Mexican Oct 7, 2022
End frame: Wonder Valley, CA 2019 on landscape Greg Piazza, October 7, 2022
Visual Narratives Joan Myers' photographs at the Museum of Photographic Arts, San Diego
Mary-Charlotte Domandi interviews Joan Myers Photographing myths and realities of the American West by radiocafe, Nov 4, 2019, Arts and films, Books, New Mexico, Santa Fe New Mexican
Elizabeth Avedon Best Photography Books of 2019
"On the Arts" Looking For Remains Of The Mythic West By Spencer Beckwith, Oct 18, 2019,KUNM
The Persephones, POEZIEBAO, the largest web magazine/review in France
Pasatiempo, The Santa Fe New Mexican, The Persephones, "Notes From The Underworld", Friday, Oct.14, 2016
The Guardian "Ashes to Ashes"
The Telegraph Viewfinder: "60 inspiring photographs"
Santa Fe New Mexican, Pasatiempo, "BRIMSTONE"
The Wall Street Journal, September 2014, "This Extraordinary Nexus of Talent"
"A R T WA RD B O U N D" • April 2014 • abqARTS and Entertainment
"Wondrous Cold" Burke exhibit shows there's much more to Antarctica than penguins.
"The Myers collection, 50 photographs organized by the Smithsonian Institution, provides several levels of context for our presence in Antarctica."– Seattle Times
"Find icy beauty" at Museum of the Gulf Coast by Cheryle Winkleman, The Enterprise 01/20/2008
"It's not easy taking pictures when you're at the South Pole."
LensWork Extended #71 has created a 62 page pdf portfolio of "Wondrous Cold" images with an audio interview which is available by going to the LensWork website and ordering a copy. The work also appears in their print version, LensWork 71, Jul-Aug 2007.
Powerful Encounters, November 23, 2006 (NYC)
Radio Interview with Leonard Lopate "... a photographer tells us about her trip to one of the most hostile climates on Earth: Antarctica."
Alaska Airline, May 2006, article featuring "Wondrous Cold Exhibition"
The Geographical Society of Philadelphia hosts Ms. Myers as she gives a multimedia presentation October 19, 2006
Wondrous Cold, the companion book to the SITES exhibition, May-September 2006, at the Smithsonian's National Museum of Natural History, features more than 180 of Myers' captivating color and black-and-white photographs. Wondrous Cold: An Antarctic Journey received an Honorable Mention from the American Association of Museums' 2006 Publications Competition.
2003 Eliot Porter Prize Award from the New Mexico Council on Photography
"Still Life", Stanford Magazine, March/April 2005
Camera Arts article on Joan Myers
"Into the very soul of cold", a review of "Antarctica, A Group Exhibition" at the Bulger Gallery
"A World Apart", Mike Crawford talks to Joan Myers about photographing the extraordinary landscape of the Antarctic, Black / White Photography, March 2006, Issue 57
1999 Western States Book Award for Creative Nonfiction
William P. Clements Prize