Joseph Accorso studied art and art education at Nazareth College in Rochester, NY, then taught junior and senior high art for 23 years. Since 2002, his work has been in the collection of ARTISANworks in Rochester. His paintings have been in several local shows and won awards. “Master/Subjects” at ARTISANworks in 2011, displayed 50 large paintings in which Joe portrayed noted artists with their work.
Joe credits his love of art to the influence of his father. His skills and knowledge developed under the tutelage of Prof. Ron Netsky, and by daily meeting the challenge of teaching art for 23 years, and the patronage of Louis Perticone.
Joe has dedicated himself to producing bold, compelling and beautiful art infused with his distinctive style. He lives in Rochester, NY with his wife and dog Artie.