Joanne trained at the Royal College of Art London, and Kingston University Surrey. Recent selected exhibitions and short lists include WW Gallery collateral exhibition at the 53rd Venice Biennale, Jerwood Drawing Prize, RA Summer Exhibition, Royal Watercolour Society Contemporary Competition and the Shoosmiths Art Prize.
Curated and commissioned exhibitions include Nomas Foundation Rome, Kunstraum Kreuzberg Berlin, and Aspex Gallery Portsmouth.
Awards include Arts Council England, Quay Arts Purchase Prize and RWS Contemporary Prize Bankside Gallery.
Her work has been featured in the Times and Observer Newspaper, and is included in public and private collections in UK, USA, Hong Kong and Australia.