'I use a combination of true stories, oral histories, modern literature and Mythologies. Many myths are rooted in lived experiences or an analogy for a greater shared experience'.
Joy BC is an Artist Goldsmith who works predominantly in Nobel Metals. Her work has been described as wearable artworks and miniature sculpture.
Her training started from her parents who are both artists and continued at the Glasgow school of art. She went on to be trained for three years by two master goldsmiths before doing her Masters in Jewellery and Metal at the Royal College of Art. Whilst at the RCA Joy was awarded a fully funded research fellowship to KCUA, the oldest art school in Japan. Joy was subsequently awarded the International Graduate Prize from Gallery MARZEE and Overall Excellence by Theo Fennel. She has exhibited at Collect at Somerset house, in Gallery Intro in the Netherlands, Gallery 2G in Tokyo and KCUA Gallery in Kyoto.