Joe Ledbetter is an American artist and art toy designer from Los Angeles. He is considered part of the Pop Surrealism, Lowbrow Art Movement and Art and Designer Toys movement.
About Joe Ledbetter
Most well known for his innovative and distinctive designer toys, he is also an artist and illustrator known by the name J.Led. His distinctive style is deeply influenced by classic animation, underground comics, skateboarding and 1980′s video games.
He graduated with a degree in sociology from Humboldt State University in 2001 and began his career as a graphic artist in the apparel industry.
He has held art exhibitions in over ten countries, collaborated with top brands such as Nike, Swatch, Sony Music and Kidrobot, and sold work at Christie’s auction house in New York. He has been featured in The Los Angeles Times, People Magazine, Juxtapoz Magazine and Hi-Fructose Magazine.
He was born in Glendale, California and is based out of Los Angeles.
He has exhibited his work at the Andy Warhol Museum, MADRE Museum Italy, Bristol City Museum and Riverside Art Museum.
Information related to Joe Ledbetter
- Humboldt State University alumni
- Lowbrow pop surrealism artists
- Artists from Los Angeles
- American contemporary artists