Joe Poisson was raised in metro Detroit, earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts with honors from the College for Creative Studies, and interned at the Polaroid 20x24 studio in New York City. After some years working as a photographer and production assistant he migrated to the American West. As a director of Spa at Snowbird Resort in Utah he led a team developing and executing top tier luxury experiences, and spent his free time outdoors. In 2018 he relocated to Madrid, Spain and in 2020 completed a certificate in Design Leadership for Business from Parsons School of Design / The New School.
His creative practice is defined by interdisciplinary research and structured play.
Inspired by travel and literature. Hiking, biking, and sliding on snow help to clear his mind.
Currently living in Madrid, Spain with his wife and daughter.