Joan Giannecchini is a mixed media and conceptual artist. She received her B.S. in Art and Science from State University New York, and an M.A. in Environmental Studies from New York University. She was a co-founder of Dentures Art Club in Soho (New York), an arts organization dedicated to bringing artists and non-artists together to stage performances and “happenings” on socially relevant themes in galleries and public spaces. She has written and published on environmental matters as well.