ABOUT

Jennifer Joanou creates ART BOOKS and altered books utilizing mixed media and collage techniques. A graduate with a BFA in Fashion Design from Otis College of Art and Design, her work is a culmination of more than 25 years as an artist. This work began when she was a teenager and sewed her own clothes, then continued when, in her early 20’s, she became a prominent Los Angeles designer. Her women’s wear was popular with Hollywood studio executives and was sold in Barneys New York, Bergdorf Goodman and Fred Segal. In 2004, she began creating ART BOOKS and altered books that incorporate her love of personal expression and all of her past mediums including fabric, photography, paper and paint.

Her studio is in New York City, where she lives with her husband.

Below are links to earlier work as a photographer and fashion designer.




Past Press

Jennifer’s work as a prominent Los Angeles fashion designer in the early 1990s was covered in fashion and lifestyle magazines.