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Joan Burger Siem has been exhibited throughout the world!. Listed below are exhibits, awards, publications.



  • Feb.-Mar 2020: "The New Vanguard: Exploration Into The New Contemporary", International Juried Exhibit, Gallery Keep Contemporary, Santa Fe, New Mexico
  • Circle Foundation For The Arts, International Competition, Artist of The Year Award, Honorable Mention
  • March 2020, "Abstract Matters", Innternational Juried Exhibit, Gallery 311, Raleigh, NC
  • Jan-Feb 2020: Arts North International, annual international juried exhibit Hopkins Center For The Arts (MN)
  • 2020: Published in "Studio Visit Magazine", volume 45 & 46
  • Published in Spotlight Magazine


  • Jones Gallery, Kansas City Crossroads Arts District Nov 2019
  • April 2019: Rio Brazos, National Juried Exhibit
  • May 2019: Published in Studio Visit Magazine
  • March/April 2019: Published in Spotlight Magazine
  • April 2019: NYA Gallery, NYC, "Equinox Show"
  • International Small Works Exhibit, Sanger Gallery (Key West, FL)
  • April 2019: Vignette Art Fair 2019, Juried Exhibit, The Women's Museum Building (Dallas, TX)
  • April 4-7, 2019: Artexpo New York 2019 (NYC)
  • Marck 2019: Shibuya Station Exhibit (Tokyo, Japan)
  • March-April, 2019: "Enter Into Art", International Juried Traveling Exhibit (Germany)
  • March 8 - May 8, 2019: Art League Rhode Island, Gallery 175, National Juried Exhibit
  • March 6-March 30, 2019: ARC Gallery, Chicago, IL, International Juried Exhibit
  • Feb. 22-March 24, 2019: American Swedish Institute, Invitational (Minneapolis, MN)
  • Feb.-May, 2019: The Contemporary Art Exchange, Juried Invitational (Washington, NC)
  • Mar. 1 - April 14, 2019: 32nd Women's Work 2019, National Juried Exhibit, The Old Court House Art Center, (Woodstock, IL)
  • Feb. 7 - Feb. 28, 2019: Gallery 104, 373 Broadway, "Texture" Exhibit (New York, NY)
  • Jan.-Feb. 2019: 24th Arts in Harmony 2019 Annual Juried International Show, Hopkins Center for the Arts, Award Winner
  • (Minneapolis, MN)
  • Bolton Davis Gallery, National Juried Exhibit, "The Annual 5x5x5 Show" (Alexandria, LA)
  • Nov. 2018-Feb. 2019: Sponsored by National Endowment for the Arts


  • Nov. 29-Dec. 31, 2018: Gallery 104, Curated Group Show, "The Next Step" (373 Broadway, New York, NY)
  • Dec. 4-Dec. 29, 2018: Art League of Hilton Head, 6th National Juried Exhibit, Honorable Mention Winner
  • Nov 10 -Dec. 21, 2018: Art Benicia Gallery, California, "Botanical Lore", National Juried Exhibition
  • Oct. 18 - Nov. 9, 2018: Hugh Mc Peck Gallery, 33rd Annual Juried Exhibition (Anchorage, AK)
  • June-July 2018: Attleboro Art Museum, Mass. National Juried Exhibit "Three", Won Juror's Award
  • May-June 2018: National Juried Exhibit, Harbor Group International Gallery, "Tiny But Mighty" Small 3D Art (Norfolk VA)
  • May, 2018: 46th International Juried Exhibition, Brownsville Museum of Fine Art, TX, Received Best of Show Award and The Mayor's Award
  • March 2018: International Juried Exhibit, "Freedom - An Artistic Interpretation" Belskie Museum of Art, NJ
  • 2018: National Juried Competition, "Material", exhibited at Harbor Group International Gallery (Norfolk, VA)
  • 2017: International Juried Competition, "Small Works, Big Talent", Exhibited at Las Laguna Gallery (Laguna Beach, CA)
  • 2017: 2nd Annual Juried National Competition Exhibit, Finalist Award (Conroe, TX)
  • 2017: International Juried Competition, World Citizen Artists, Paris, Finalist Award
  • 2017 -2018: Art in Embassies Exhibit, U.S. Embassy, (Myanmar)
  • 2015 - 2016: Art in Embassies Exhibit, US Embassy Kuwait

2016 -2018

  • "Small Works, Big Talent", International Juried Competition, Exhibited at Las Laguna Gallery (Laguna Beach, CA)
  • 2nd Annual Juried National Competition Exhibit, Exhibited and Received the Finalist Award (Conroe, TX)
  • World Citizen Artists, International Juried Competition, Finalist Award (Paris, France)
  • Art in Embassies Exhibit, U.S. Embassy, Myanmar (Burma)


  • Art in Embassies Exhibit (US Embassy, Kuwait)
  • 2014 Art Collector Maine, Published Works


  • 2013 Art Collector Maine, Published Work
  • May: "Dreams" Juried Exhibit, River Arts Gallery (Damariscotta, ME)
  • May-July: "Birds of a Feather", Juried Invitational Exhibit, The Chocolate Church Gallery (Bath, ME)
  • September: Group Show, Old Salts Gallery (Camden)
  • August: Group Show, "Terra Cognita", Old Salts Gallery (Camden)
  • Aug.-Sept.: "Surf and Turf" Juried Exhibit, Irving Art Gallery, River Tree Arts (Kennebunk, ME)
  • May: "Annual Abstract Show" Juried Exhibit, Irvine Art Gallery, River Tree Arts (Kennebunk, ME)
  • June: "View from the Window" Juried Exhibit, Maine Art Gallery (Wiscasset)
  • March: Aarhus Gallery, Group Show (Belfast, ME)
  • Jan.-Feb.: "The Human Side" Juried Exhibit, RiverArts Gallery (Damariscotta, ME)


  • Sept.-Oct.: "All Things Wet", Juried Exhibit, Maine Art Gallery (Wiscasset, ME)
  • Sept.-Oct.: "Tools of The Trade", Juried Exhibit, RiverArts Gallery (Damariscotta, ME)
  • March-April: "The 21st Annual Maine Open Juried Art Show" (Waterville, ME)
  • April-June: "Garden of Earthly Delights", Juried Exhibit, RiverArts Gallery
  • June: One- Person Show, RiverArts Gallery II
  • Jan 1-April 1: "One-Person Show", Husson University (Calais, ME)
  • March 27-April 10: "The 20th Annual Maine Open Juried Art Show", Sponsored by Colby Museum of Art (Waterville, ME)
  • July 29 - Aug.11: "One-Person Show" The Eastport Gallery, (Eastport)
  • April: "The 19th Annual Maine Open Juried Art Show" Sponsored by Colby Museum of Art and The Blue Marble Gallery, Awarded 3rd Place (Waterville, Maine)
  • Summer: "One-Person Show", The Blue Marble Gallery (Waterville, ME)
  • July: Machias Bay Chamber Concert Series Exhibit, Juried
  • Aug.-Sept.: "One-Person Show", The Eastport Gallery
  • Machias Bay Chamber Concert Series, with Elizabeth Ostrander, Juried
  • "Coloratura" Group Shows with Elizabeth Ostrander, Joan Steinman, and Carol Crump

2007 & Earlier

  • The Eastport Gallery
  • The Carriage House Gallery (Guilford, CT)
  • Gallery Nabis (Tokyo, Japan)
  • Gallery Denega (Hirosaki, Japan)
  • Develin Gallery (New York City)
  • The Albrecht-Kemper Museum of Art (Saint Joseph, MO)
  • The Kansas City Artists Coalition (Kansas City, MO)
  • The Wingspread Gallery (Northeast Harbor, ME)
  • Anchorage Museum of History and Art (Alaska)
  • The Culture House (Nykobing, Denmark)
  • Sonderborg Art and Culture Center (Denmark)
  • The Museum at Sonderborg Castle (Denmark)
  • The White House Gallery (Augustenborg, Denmark)
  • Dansk Kunstforening (Flensborg, Germany)
  • Mini-Print International (Spain)
  • International Gallerie D'Art, Geneva Gamla Gillet (Uppsala, Sweden)
  • Travasta Art Museum (Finland)
  • Henie-Onstad Art Museum, Norway Gallery F 15 (Moss, Norway)
  • Gallery 1 (Bergen, Norway)
  • Norwegian Graphic Gallery (Oslo, Norway)
  • Graphic exhibit, Kunstnerforbundet (Oslo, Norway)
  • International Woman's Year Exhibit, Kunstnernes Hus (Oslo, Norway)
  • Norwegian Graphic Artists, The Edvard Munch Museum (Oslo, Norway)
  • "New Art in Oslo" The Edvard Munch Museum (Oslo, Norway)
  • San Jose State Gallery (San Jose, CA)
  • Stanford University Gallery (Palo Alto, CA)


  • Sonderjylland Art Academy (Sonderborg, Denmark)
  • University of Maryland, European Division
  • "Stanford University Outstanding Teacher Award" for Teaching

Art Publications

  • Smithsonian Institution — Botanical Drawings
  • W. H. Freeman & Co. Madison Ave. NY — Paintings for Book Covers
  • Art Forum, Book Club's Art Publishing, Book Clubs New Books (Norway)
  • "Artists From Akershus" (Norway)
  • "Norwegian Graphic Artists Today" Tanum-Norli Publishing (Norway)


  • BFA, Stanford University (Palo Alto, CA), Painting and Printmaking
  • MA Stanford University (Palo Alto, CA)
  • Painting/Printmaking under Nathan Olivera
  • MFA, San Jose State (San Jose, CA)