Joseph T (Joe) Dick M.Ed.
An artist since youth, Joe started drawing when he was 6 yrs old. His drawings,cartoons, and graphic designs have appeared in the Akron University newspaper and yearbooks, in U.S. Army papers, and in countless Akron area agency brochures, flyers, logos and annual reports.
Since 1985, he has been exploring all the dimensions of his artistic expression, through collage, painting, and photography.
His award winning art, photography, and painted furniture works have been in numerous Ohio shows, including the Ohio State Fair juried Fine Arts Exhibit and its Hand Crafts and Applied Arts Exhibit.
He won third place and honorable mention in the Akron Beacon Journal Magazine 1999 Photo Contest. His photo BLUE BUTTERFLY appeared on the cover.
His photo PARIS IMPRESSIONS was in a national show presented by The Lexington KY Art League in 2003
A photograph of his Akron Ohio street in the Fall was selected as “Photo of the Day” by the photographic section of America OnLine and has been downloaded by some 3000 individuals all over the U.S.
Over the years his work has been singled out for many honors in the annual shows of the Akron Camera Club, the Artists of Rubber City, the Canton Jewish Center, the Cuyahoga Valley Art Center and ARTSPACE. Five times his photos have appeared in the prestigious Six State Photography Exhibition presented by FAVA, in Oberlin, Ohio. Twice they have won top awards