Joy Meyer received her Master of Fine Arts in Studio Arts at University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill in May 2017.

Previously, she received her Bachelor's Degree in Studio Art and Art History, from the University of Virginia. Graduating with Distinction and Phi Beta Kappa in 2011.

Meyer has exhibited work in Charlottesville, Virginia at The Garage, The Bridge PAI, WTVF/Radio IQ Gallery, New City Arts, Art Works Gallery, The IX Building, Ruffin Gallery, at VAE, and LUMP Gallery in Raleigh, NC, The Ackland Art Museum in Chapel Hill, NC and at Los Angeles Center for Digital Art in LA.

Her work has appeared in The Virginia Literary Review, 3.7, Summmer, and in Mildred Pierce zine. Recently her work was published on a book cover for Routledge Press

Her studio practice is also informed and enriched by her daily morning writing and her obsession with music.

She is currently a Lecturer at University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill and also teaches watercolor painting at The Arts Center, Carrboro, NC