Joy Walker is a Montréal born, Toronto-based multidisciplinary artist. Her approach is guided by intuition and is marked by a strong interest in the minimalist and modernist traditions with an emphasis on the underlying formal elements of line, grid, and pattern.
Her work has been exhibited nationally and internationally and is held in several private and public collections including those of Cambridge Galleries (ON), le Musée d'art Contemporain de Montréal (QC), The National Gallery of Canada Library and Archives (ON), BMO Financial Group Corporate Art Collection, Grant Thornton LLP, and TD Bank. In 2019 Walker produced artist projects at the TextielLab in Tilburg, Netherlands and at the Van Eyck Academie in Maastricht, Netherlands. In January 2020, Walker was the recipient of the Chalmers Arts Fellowship. She is represented by MKG127 in Toronto.