Joysmith Gallery has been fortunate in the media coverage it has garnered;

Over the years, Brenda's art work has received valued exposure through electronic media as it has been displayed on the sets of both network television series (The Cosby Show,

  • Brenda's Resume
  • Secondary Market
  • Brenda's Originals
  • Brenda's Limited Editions
  • A Different World, Amen, Family Matters, Sinbad, In The Heat Of The Night, Sparks, Good News, The Gregory Hines Show, The Jamie Foxx Show, Malcolm and Eddie, The Hughleys, Cosby, and Ricochet) and feature films (Philadelphia, Lethal Weapon III, Ghost Dad, House Party II, Jason's Lyric, A Family Thing, A Preacher's Wife, Love and Basketball, Music of the Heart, All That Glitters, and Kingdom Come).

    Brenda's original pastel paintings are included in many prestigious individual, corporate, and organization collections; including, Maya Angelou, the Honorable Willie Brown, Roberta Flack

    The William King Collection, Dr. Catherine Lowe, Dr. Calvin McLarin, B Smith, Oprah Winfrey, Alpha Kappa Alpha National Sorority, Chicago's E H S Bethany Hospital Birthing Unit, The Colgate-Palmolive Company Permanent Collection, Fillmore Fell Corporation, MBNA, Memphis In May International Festival Collection, National Council of Negro Women, National Organization of Black Law Enforcement Executives (NOBLE), San Francisco Art Commission, San Francisco's Skilled Mental Health Nursing Center, Shelby County Mayor’s Office, Sigma Gamma Rho National Sorority, The Wimmer Companies, and the U.S. Embassy Ambassador's residence in Lesotho, South Africa.

    Today, Joysmith Studio services over 1000 retail galleries and several national and international art distributors. Typically, art galleries offer their clients both Joysmith open- and limited-edition prints. Brenda Joysmith originals are shown at Joysmith Gallery in downtown Memphis, Tennessee’s South Main Art District.

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