Joe Camoosa (b. Asbury Park, NJ) lives and works in Atlanta, Georgia. He received an MFA in painting and drawing from the Lamar Dodd School of Art at the University of Georgia and graduated from Florida State University where he studied Mass Communication and Anthropology. Camoosa has exhibited in galleries in Atlanta, New York, Asheville, Nashville, and Richmond, and museums such as MOCA GA, Atlanta Contemporary, The Hudgens Center for the Arts, The Georgia Museum of Art, and The Macon Museum of Arts and Sciences. His work is held in numerous corporate and private collections. He was a member of the Studio Artists Residency Program at Atlanta Contemporary and a 2016-2017 Hughley Artist Fellow. Camoosa teaches drawing and painting at the Ernest G. Welch School of Art & Design at Georgia State University.