Joel Gill

BFA Chair of Comic Arts and Foundations Faculty

Education

AS Commercial Art - Virginia Western Community College, Roanoke, Virginia
BA Art - Roanoke College, Salem, Virginia
MFA Painting - Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts

Contact

phone - (603) 836-2568
email - JoelGill@nhia.edu
website - View Joel's work

The New York Times says: “At a moment when racial inequities have ignited this nation, Mr. Gill offers direction for the road ahead from the road behind.” Joel Christian Gill is the chairman, CEO, president, director of development, majority and minority stockholder, manager , co-manager, regional manager, assistant to the regional manager, receptionist, senior black correspondent and janitor of his Strange Fruit Comics. He is Chair of Comic Arts at the New Hampshire Institute of Art, and author of Fast Enough: Bessie Stringfield’s First Ride from Lions Forge and the award winning graphic novels Strange Fruit vol I Uncelebrated Narratives from Black History and Tales of the Talented Tenth from Fulcrum Publishing.