Billy Joe Hoyle is an American-born photographer known for documenting the human condition and capturing moments of time reminiscent of the post-war Humanist School of street photographers. Hoyle is a Traditionalist who adheres to the philosophy that photographs are never altered or cropped. His "Decisive Moment" technique is evident in his photographs. Billy Joe Hoyle is a Leica photographer.

Hoyle's documentary work covers seven countries and exhibitions include the Leica Gallery (New York City), the Southeast Museum of Photography, and Kolle-Bolle (Lyon, France).

Recent Exhibitions:

  • January 2017- Las Olas Art Fair, Fort Lauderdale, Florida
  • January 2017- Sarasota Fine Arts, Sarasota, Florida
  • March 2017- Gasparilla Art Festival, Tampa Florida
  • March 2017- Winter Park Sidewalk Art Festival, Award of Distinction, Winter Park, Florida
  • March 2017- DeLand Art Festival, Judge's Award, DeLand, Florida
  • May 2017- St. Johns River Festival of the Arts, Sanford, Florida
  • January thru February 2018- Carrollwood Gallery, Tampa, Florida
  • March 2018- Sarasota Fine Art Festival, Sarasota, Florida
  • March 2018- Winter Park Sidewalk Art Festival, Winter Park, Florida
  • April 2018- Mainsail Art Festival, St. Petersburg, Florida

Upcoming Exhibitions:

January thru July 2020- Appleton Museum, Ocala, Florida

Photo: Peeping Tom, New York City 2002