Joe Beakey is a Native Coloradan, Retired Air Force, a Viet Nam Veteran, and was awarded a Bronze Star.
Joe's photographs have been juried into Regional and National shows by jurors; Ramone Kelly, Bob Coonts, Betty Carr, Dennis Rhoads, Kevin Weckbach, Scott Freeman, Desmond O’Hagan, Jeanne MacKenzie, Gary Huber, Eli Vega, Virginia Unseld, Kelly Donavon, Tracy Stuckey, Don Weller and Phil Starke and include such shows as Estes Park Lines into Shapes, Art Assoc. of Northern Colorado, National Greeley Art Exhibition, Sagebrush National in Wyoming, Colorado Artist Guild, Louisville Art Association National Photography Show, Alpine Artist Holiday in Ouray CO., Sunny Vista in Colorado Springs CO, RSVP Cheyenne WY., The Western Spirit Art Show And Sale in Cheyenne Wyoming, Life in the West Art Gallery in Broomfield CO. and The Western Rendezvous in LaVeta CO.
Beakey's photographs have been featured in month long Solo Exhibitions in the following Colorado venues:
Mari Michener Gallery, University of Northern Colorado, Greeley, Colorado
Steamplant Gallery, Salida, Colorado
Pinon Realty, Salida, Colorado
Collegiate Peaks Realty, Salida, Colorado
Gunnison Arts Center, Gunnison, Colorado
AVDI Studio, Buena Vista, Colorado
All my photos are limited editions of ten with no second editions, thus making them more valuable to the buyer. They are printed using the highest quality inks and professionally framed or gallery wrapped.
In addition to his photography, Joe enjoys creating one of a kind carved and framed leather still life’s.