Solo Exhibitions
New Works by Joe Waks: The Neo Socio Absurdist Series 
The Slingluff Gallery – Philadelphia, Pennsylvania – December, 2012
joewaks.com: McLandscapes
Index Art Center – Newark, New Jersey – December, 2010
joewaks.com: A Kwalité Retrospective
Solo(s) Project House – Newark, New Jersey –  May, 2010
Joe Waks – Jersey Royale
White Star – Jersey City New Jersey – November, 2009
Kwality - Recent Works by Joe Waks
Jersey City, New Jersey –  March, 2008
Paintings by Joe Waks
27 Mix (curated by Red Saw Gallery) – Newark New Jersey –  September, 2007

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
“Crossroads: A Shifting Landscape” Walsh Gallery – Seton Hall University – South Orange, New Jersey – January, 2012
“Art Basel Miami – Fountain Art Fair – Solo(s) Project House Booth” – Miami, Florida – November, 2011
“Global Art Projects” – Broadway Gallery – New York, New York – January, 2011
“I Like Birds” – Art Kitchen Gallery – Newark, New Jersey – December, 2010
“Metro 27” – City Without Walls Gallery – Newark, New Jersey – November, 2010
“Text/Image” – Arts Guild of New Jersey – Rahway, New Jersey – November, 2010
“Paper Moon” – Gallery Aferro – Newark, New Jersey – June, 2010
“Theatretown” – COAD Gallery, NJIT New Jersey School of Architecture – Newark, New Jersey – November, 2009
“Aljira Emerge 10 Exhibition” – Aljira, A Center for Contemporary Art – Newark, New Jersey – July, 2009
“7th Inning Stretch: Baseball, Art & Contemporary Culture” – Index Art Center – Newark, New Jersey – July, 2009
“OMG Afferro Art Party” – Gallery Aferro – Newark, New Jersey – June, 2009
“One City: One Hundred Artist Showcase” – Jajo Gallery – Newark, New Jersey – March, 2009
“From the Garden of Earthly Delights: An Exhibit about Food” – Arts Guild of Rahway – Rahway, New Jersey – January, 2009
“BCIE Annual Exhibition” – Brodsky Center for Innovative Editions – New Brunswick, New Jersey – December, 2008
“The Westinghouse Project” – COAD Gallery, NJIT New Jersey School of Architecture – Newark, New Jersey – October, 2008
“New Prints 2008/Autumn” – International Print Center of New York – New York, New York – October, 2008
“Red Saw in Rahway” – Arts Guild of Rahway (curated by Red Saw Gallery, Newark, New Jersey) – Rahway, New Jersey – February, 2008
“Metro 25” – City Without Walls Gallery – Newark, New Jersey – November, 2007
“In the Country of Last Refuge” – Gallery Aferro – Newark, New Jersey – October, 2007
“Red Saw Invitational 2007” – Red Saw Gallery – Newark, New Jersey – October, 2007
“Baboom!!!” – Red Saw Gallery, Newark, New Jersey – July, 2007
“Bodega Pop” – 58 Gallery – Jersey City, New Jersey – June, 2007

CURATORIAL
Jury member – “New Jersey Law Journal Celebration of Lawyers in the Arts” – NJPAC, Newark, New Jersey -- 2005, 2007, 2009, 2011

HONORS
Honorable Mention in Painting – “Metro 25” – City Without Walls Gallery – Newark, New Jersey – November, 2007

MEDIA RECOGNITION
Review – “Signs of the Many Times” – The Star-Ledger – November 7, 2010
Profile – “A Non-Traditional Man: Business, Art Occupy Day, Night” – Jersey Journal/Bayonne Weekly – August 20, 2009
Review – “Eat This: A Food-Centric Art Exhibit” – New Jersey Life Magazine – January, 19, 2009
Review – “A Show of Small Works and a Group Sampler” – The New York Times – December 9, 2007
Review – “Working Small but Thinking Big (There’s Plenty of Talent on the Walls)” – The Star-Ledger – - November 30, 2007

ARTS EDUCATION AND FELLOWSHIPS
Print Fellowship – Printmaking Center of New Jersey – Bridgewater, New Jersey – 2012
New Jersey Print and Paper Fellow – Brodsky Center for Innovative Editions – Rutgers University – 2008
Aljira Emerge 10 Program Fellow – Aljira, A Center for Contemporary Art – Newark, New Jersey –2008

COLLECTIONS
Piece entitled “Large Pie with Extra WMD” in permanent collection of the Jersey City Museum
Paintings hanging in Aquagrill, a popular restaurant in Soho, Manhattan and Sarelli’s, an Italian restaurant in Bayonne, New Jersey
Commissioned by Ogilvy CommonHealth for 9 pieces, Parsippany, New Jersey
Artwork in numerous private collections in United States and Canada

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