Joy is a piece from Janet's "Sound Waves" series that pays tribute to those who have lost their lives to mental health issues or suicide.  This piece in particular is her homage to Ian Curtis of Joy Division. This abstract is minimalistic and bold at the same time. It is painted with oil paint and a cut up Joy Division poster on a gallery wrapped canvas, with finished sides, and comes ready to hang. 

- Janet Hamilton


Oil painting on stretched canvas
Finished black edges
Ready to hang

Signed on back

48" h x 48" w x 1.5" d
4 lbs. 3 oz.



Janet Hamilton
Orland Park, Illinois

Getting to Know Janet

Janet Hamilton is an abstract expressionist who creates heavily-textured and multi-layered paintings. She is an Illinois-based artist whose studio space is a converted library complete with stained glass windows, a balcony and fireplace. Throughout her portfolio, she demonstrates a mastery over color choice; each palette creates a specific emotion and mood. She builds the texture of her painting with many layers to reflect the emotional depth of her passion-filled process.