Joe B. Milosevich



  • M.F.A. (Painting/Drawing), Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, IL., 1976.
  • B.S. in Education (Art), Eastern Illinois University, Charleston, IL., 1974.



  • Professor of Art and Gallery Director, Joliet Junior College, Joliet, IL.  1979 – present. Courses taught: 2D & 3D Design, Drawing I & II, Figure Drawing I & II, Painting I & II. Curatorial responsibilities: Laura A. Sprague Art Gallery, Permanent Collection of JJC Student Art.
  • Assistant Professor of Art, University of Minnesota – Morris, Morris, MN. 1978 – 79 (sabbatical replacement). Courses taught: All levels of Drawing and Painting.
  • Assistant Professor of Art, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS. 1976 – 77 (sabbatical replacement). Courses taught: 2D Design, Drawing I, Painting I & II.



  • Gallery Artist, 33 Contemporary Gallery, Zhou B Art Center, 1029 W. 35th Street, Chicago, IL 60609.



  • Eastern Illinois University, Charleston, IL.
  • Western Illinois University, Macomb, IL.
  • University of Minnesota – Morris, Morris, MN.
  • Private Collections, USA.



  • Visiting Artist, Visiting Artist Lecture Series, Art Department, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS, 2009.
  • NISOD Excellence Award, National Institute for Staff and Organizational Development, Community College Leadership Program, College of Education, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX, 2009.
  • Awards of Excellence Grants, Joliet Junior College Foundation, Joliet Junior College, Joliet, IL, 1998 – 2009.
  • Distinguished Service Award, Illinois Ornithological Society, Lake Forest, IL, 2001.
  • Outstanding Full Time Teacher Award, Joliet Junior College, Joliet, IL, 1996.