Joe Karlovec (b. 1986; Columbus, OH) lives and works in West Palm Beach, Florida. He has a BFA from Cleveland Institute of Art and an MFA from Kent State University. In addition to solo shows in Ohio and Michigan, his work has been exhibited at CICA Museum (South Korea), Millepiani Exhibition Space (Rome, Italy), &Gallery (Miami, FL), Arc Gallery (San Francisco, CA), Gallery 1313 (Toronto, Ontario), Red Arrow Gallery (Nashville, TN), and Springfield Museum of Art (OH). His work can also be found in publications such as Art Reveal Magazine, CreativPaper Magazine, Studio Visit Magazine, International Drawing Annual, and The Painting Center Art File Gallery (New York, NY). Professionally, Karlovec has worked art handling positions for museums throughout Ohio, including: Akron Art Museum, Cleveland Museum of Contemporary Art, Transformer Station, Columbus Museum of Art, and most recently, the Flagler Museum in Palm Beach, FL.