The Studio Work Blog

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Joy Broom and Jerry Leisure, "Art is the tie that binds retired DVC teachers", Pleasant Hill/ Martinez RECORD, Oct. 13, 2017

Joy Broom: Featured Artist, Berkeley Art Center, Website article, with photographs, March 2015

March Artist-in-Residence: Joy Broom, "Waxed and Winged: Museum of Natural Curiosities", Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, e-newsletter, Artist Studio Archive 2012

Joy Broom is the March 2012 Artist-in-Residence at San Francisco's deYoung Museum, My Story, Washington State University e-magazine, March 22, 2012 

Retired Art Teacher Joy Broom in Residence at the deYoung Museum, DVC Newsmakers, Diablo Valley College, e-magazine, Archive 2012

Cheng, DeWitt, Game Preserves at the Oakland Museum and Studio Quercus, East Bay Express, October 20,2010

Malcolm, Timothy, Encaustic painting: Ann Street Gallery hosts eclectic exhibit of mysterious medium, Times Heerald-Record, February 26, 2010

Modennessi, Jennifer, A love affair with Wax at DVC,  Bay Area News Group, November 6, 2009

Chicken, Carrie, Broom makes her mother’s memories into works of art, Marquee Magazine cover story, Walla Walla Union Bulletin, Oct 1-7, 2009

Baker, Loyal, Home-grown artist returns with a “mother lode” of an exhibition, The Times, Waitsburg, Washington, October 1, 2009

Cheng, DeWitt, Still Shocking, East Bay Express, January 23-29, 2008

Castillo, Lorena, Portrait of a beeswax artist, Martinez News-Gazette, December 13-14, 2008

Cheng, DeWitt, The Art of Diorama, East Bay Express, April 23-29, 2008

Wood, Sura, Art as Portal to Other Places, San Francisco Arts Monthly, May 2008

(no by-line), Eclectic Art, Alameda Magazine, January/February 2008

Jessup, Linnea Smith, Art as Evolution, Spaces Magazine, August, 2006

Baker, Tom, Joy Broom to host opening at Carnegie Art Center, The Times, Waitsburg, Washington, 2004

Myers, Randy, Coping in Their Own Way, Contra Costa Times, September 30, 2001

Stolar, Sarah, Journal of Being, Sonoma Museum of Visual Arts publication, 2001

Sullivan, Patrick, California Small Works, Artmuse Magazine/ SMOVA, Fall 2000

Riker, Johnny, Faculty shows off art,The Inquirer, October 6, 2000

Strebel, Chris, Exhibit symbolizes family values, The Inquirer, DVC, March 24, 1995

Thym, Jolene, Folk’s Art, Oakland Tribune, September 14, 1995

Fowler, Carol, True-glue artists strut what they’ve stuck, Contra Costs Times/Time Out, April 15, 1994

Van Proyen, Mark, Miniature Show, Bolinas Museum, Artweek, January 16, 1992

Cohn, Terri, The Gluers, Diablo Arts Magazine, March-May 1991

Fowler, Carol, Local art exhibit rich with surprises, Westart, January 26, 1990

Burt, Harriet, Artists Combine Work, Marriage, Martinez News-Gazette, January 16, 1990

Fowler, Carol, Leisure, Broom show distinctive artistic themes, Contra Costa Times, January 29, 1984

Burkhart, Dorothy, Wit and whimsy at Triton Museum ‘New Looks’ show, San Jose Mercury News, December 10, 1983

Pincus, Robert, Pullman 4 Show, Los Angeles Times, August 20, 1982

Goldman, Anne, Liquid light watercolors sparkle, Palo Alto Weekly, July 28, 1982

Simmons, Chuck, Spirit Portraits, Artweek, July 17, 1982

Boettger, Suzaan, Broom’s Sculpture: Whimsical Art Providing Something to Chew, San Francisco Chronicle, June 29, 1982

Terwomen, Beverly, Two Artists and the Potent Hit, Artweek,  April 5, 1980

Cebulski, Frank, Light and Value: California Watercolor, Artweek, May 3, 1980

La Badie, Donald, Show theme rides ‘new wave’, Memphis Daily News, July 1980

Shere, Charles, Four exhibits by women artists, Oakland Tribune, April 1, 1980

Cervenak, Tom, Joy Broom’s Painted Tableaux, Artweek, May 27, 1978

Marlowe, John, Joy Broom: Hank Baum Gallery,  Westart, May 26, 1978

Albright, Thomas, San Francisco Chronicle, May 9, 1978

Johnson, Charles, Art, The Sacramento Bee, February 6, 1977

Shere, Charles, Women’s Art That Aims for Higher Values, Oakland Tribune, January 30, 1977

Fowler, Carol, Right Thing, Right Place and Time, Contra Costa Times, January 14, 1977

Fowler, Carol, Artist Talks on Imagery In Symbolic Relations, Contra Costa Times, February 9, 1977

Loach, Roberta, Touching All Things, Visual Dialog: Quarterly Magazine of the Visual Arts, March-May, 1977

Gerkey, Nadine, Former Waitsburg artist lauded in Bay City display, Walla Walla Union Bulletin, June 18, 1978

Smith, Elaine, Jerry Leisure and Joy Broom, Artweek, December 11, 1976

Barcklay, Carol, Juried painting exhibit in WC, Contra Costa Times, May 23, 1976

Shere, Charles, ART, Oakland Tribune, September 21, 1975

Berrian, Allegra, Explaining It to Uncle Fred, Spoksman-Review, Spokane, Washington, May 1974