Joyce P. Lopez studied at the Univ. of Illinois and the Art Institute of Chicago. She has exhibited nationally, internationally including the Martha Schneider Gallery in Chicago, the Chicago Project-Catherine Edelman Gallery, Fotoweek DC, The Julia Margaret Cameron International exhibition in Buenos Aires among others. She has received a number of awards including The Julia Margaret Cameron awards, Professional Women Photographers, Photography Masters Cup International, International Photography Awards and a Ragdale Residency. Her work has appeared in numerous publications including Focus Magazine, Silvershotz and PDN. Her work is included in the collections of W Magazine, Illinois Museum, Sony Corporation of America, State of Washington, State of Illinois, among others. Joyce’s photography often deals with environmental issues. Her work is object oriented and graphic. She has lived in Chicago, Copenhagen, Tanzania and now resides in Florida.