Joe Rayome is an American artist living in New York City and signature member of the Transparent Watercolor Society of America.
His work spans the boundary of impressionism and realism, with a focus on light and compositional balance. Inspiration is drawn from everyday life and varying subjects,
often focusing on where the natural world meets the man-made. He believes good
paintings express personality, and in the notion that interest is as important as
His award-winning paintings and sketches have attracted both private and corporate
attention and can be found in collections throughout the US and beyond. Recently, his painting Fall was used as cover art for Josh Flagg's album Tracing Shapes.
2018 Fresh Coast Plein Aire Festival - 1st Place
2018 Fresh Coast Plein Aire Festival - People's Choice
2017 Fresh Coast Plein Aire Festival - Best in Show
2015 TWSA Exhibition - Lehmann Memorial Award
2014 TWSA Exhibition - People's Choice