Award winning fine artist Joe Pearce was born in Albuquerque, NM, and raised in Indianapolis, IN. He holds a B.S. degree in Secondary Education, Social Studies from Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis, where he also studied and developed a deep appreciation for philosophy and world religion. Throughout his life he’s been a school principal, evangelist, recording artist, stock broker, and is now a writer and artist (oil painter). Currently, he lives in downtown Cincinnati, OH, and enjoys spending his time in the revitalized Over-the-Rhine arts district in Cincinnati where he has an art studio at the Pendleton Art Center. Follow Joe at www.JoePearceArt.com, Joe Pearce Art on Facebook, and @joe.e.pearce on Instagram.