Joseph Anthony Pearson

oil, charcoal and pastel pencil

Open Mon-Sat 11-5:30 or by appt
Pink Dog Creative, Studio 120
342 Depot Street
504 615-4998

Joseph A. Pearson has been a practicing professional artist for more than 30 years.
His awards include two Pollock-Krasner grants as well a grant from the Artist Fellowship of NY and many others. Pearson’s work has been widely shown in numerous national and international competitions and museum shows throughout the country. As a self-proclaimed social realist, his passion for people and the human condition is strongly evidenced in his portraits and figure paintings.

Joseph has a Bachelor of Science degree from Jackson State University and a Master of Education from William Carey College. He trained professionally at the Art Students League of NY.  His portraits and figure drawings are in many private homes throughout south and Southeast.

Mime in Pack Square - ink water color wash on paperChilly - oil on canvas 30x36"