Joan Brown

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Birthday
13, 1938
Birthplace
San Francisco, CA
Death Date
Oct 26, 1990 (52)
Birth Sign
Aquarius
Birthday
13, 1938
Birthplace
San Francisco, CA
Death Date
Oct 26, 1990 (52)

About

Painter associated with the second generation of the Bay Area Figurative Movement.

Before Fame

She graduated from the San Francisco Art Institute, where she studied with Elmer Bischoff. She had her first exhibition at the Whitney Museum in New York at the age of 22.

Trivia

Her figurative paintings combined personal symbols with bright colors and cartoon-like drawings.

Family Life

She was married to sculptor Manuel Neri for four years.

Associated With

She was a follower of Sathya Baba and undertook many pilgrimages to his ashram in Puttaparthi, India.