Joe received his B.F.A. from Texas Christian University and his M.A. from the University of Miami and a post-graduate grant from Stanford.He has worked as an artist-illustrator for the U.S. Air Force, art director for WTHS-TV in Miami, and taught at the Ft. Lauderdale Museum, the University of Santa Clara, U.C. Santa Cruz, and several other colleges and universities.He
has had several one-man shows and participated in numerous group shows throughout the entire United States including the San Francisco Museum of Art, San Diego Museum of Art, and San Jose Museum of Art
work is also featured in several noted university and private collections throughput the United States.