Born and raised in Southwest Kansas, Joseph Rincones began his ceramic studies at Garden City Community College where he received his Associates in Arts. In 2007 he pursued his Bachelor's Degree at Wichita State University (WSU) and graduated with a BFA(ceramic emphasis). After graduating from WSU in 2010, Joseph became the Resident Artist at the historic Wichita Center for the Arts. Joseph has stayed busy within the Wichita art community, teaching pottery classes at the Derby Rec Center, as well as City Arts. He continues to stay active in the arts community by participating in festivals and shows and any other opportunities that arise for community support.