Currently, Joe is pursuing a Master of Fine Arts degree in Sculpture at the University of Iowa. Joe is an artist, curator and designer from Grinnell, Iowa. He received his B.F.A. from Maryland Institute College of Art in 2008. After college he founded Extra Extra (2009-2012), an art gallery and performance space located in Philadelphia, PA. Joe has exhibited work at LVL3 Gallery in Chicago IL, Ditch Projects in Springfield, OR and at the ICA in Philadelphia, PA. Joe spends his summers working as Co-Director and Project Coordinator at Grin City Collective, an artist residency and volunteer corps he founded in 2006. Grin City is located on a farm north of Grinnell, Iowa.