Joanna Turlej graduated from OCAD University with honours degree and an Award of Excellence.
During the last 25 years as a fine artist, she has explored different media. In 2014, she began working with paper collage technique, which rendered her a lot of success.
In July 2015, Joanna participated in Art Monaco Art Fair. In 2015-2017, she participated in The Artist Project, Toronto. Joanna exhibits in 3-5 times a year in juried exhibitions in GTA. She also continuous to exhibit in Europe.
Joanna received numerous awards for her paper collage work. She is also a presenter and a teacher.