Joe Peterson is a multidisciplinary artist with experience in photography, modeling, filmmaking, painting, and creative direction. Joe's modeling work has been featured in magazines, advertising campaigns, art galleries, photo books, and his New York Fashion Week debut was in 2021. For his photography work, Joe most frequently shoots on a Minolta Autocord medium format 120mm film camera and particularly enjoys himself as a subject utilizing mirrors, self timer, and composition to create compelling self portraits. Trained in filmmaking, Joe maintains an interest in the industry and has worked both in front of and behind the camera on many short films and a few features.
Beyond his creative pursuits, Joe works at Pace University's Small Business Development Center as an Associate Business Advisor providing no-cost mentorship and advice to entrepreneurs in New York City. He also is a regular volunteer for The Sarah Michelle Peterson Foundation, an organization his family founded to break the stigma surrounding mental illness and prevent suicide among teens and young adults.