Ms. Sternbach has been awarded several grants and prizes and has garnered the Taylor Wessing Portrait prize in 2016. Her work is included in many public collections, most recently at the Harn Museum in Gainesville, FL. In addition, her works are collected by MOCA, Jacksonville and National Portrait Gallery in London, The Nelson-Atkins Museum, St. Louis Art Museum, Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, and Maison Europeene de la Photographie in Paris, France.
For more information on Joni Sternbach, please visit her website at www.jonisternbach.com.
W.S. MERWIN: TO PLANT A TREE focuses on the extraordinary life and work of United States Poet Laureate, two-time Pulitzer Prize-winner and environmental activist. Mr. Merwin, who has been accorded almost every major poetry prize, including the National Book Award, has dedicated himself over the last three decades to preserving and regenerating native plants and palms at his home, The Merwin Conservancy, a 19-acre ecological preserve located on the north shore of Maui, Hawaii, that encompasses one of the most comprehensive private collection of palms in the world. W.S. MERWIN: TO PLANT A TREE is a production of Cicala Filmworks in association with THIRTEEN Productions LLC for WNET.
For more information on the Merwin Conservancy and support the living legacy, please click here.