Joe Roache has participated in many group and one-man exhibitions. His work is represented in the collections of Barnett Bank of Florida (Jacksonville, Florida), the City of  Orlando, Bendix Corp., Xerox Inc., the Mississippi Museum Museum of Art, the University of  South Florida,and Florida A&M University as well as many private collections around the world. His group and one-man shows include exhibitions at Alabama State University, The Atlanta Life Insurance Show, Alabama A&M University, U.S National-International Art Show for the Division of Cultural Affairs of Florida, Gulf Coast Community College, Four Arts Gallery - Florida State University, LeMoyne Art Foundation, and Okaloose-Walton Community College. Joe Roache has done extensive work with digital images and 3D animation and has lectured on these subjects at The University of Oslo, Norway, The University of Nicynhy Norgod, Russia, The University of Edinburg, Scotland, The University of Wisconsin, Madison, and The University of Nairobi, Kenya and other organizations and conferences. At Florida A&M University (FAMU) in Tallahassee, Florida, he was commissioned to do a large-scale painting that is housed on the first floor lobby of the School of Business and Industry (SBI) Building on the university campus. His work is also in the collection of the FAMU Black Archives and the Coleman Library.

Center Gallery; Artists in the Midwest; Madison, Wisconsin; Group Show; March-June, 1982 

Atlanta Life Show; Annual African American Artist; Atlanta, GA., 1983

University Gallery; University of Wisconsin, Madison -One-Man Show, 1983

Alabama A&M University; One-Man Show Harambee Arts & Cultural Heritage Festival, 1984

U.S. National/International Art Show; sponsored by the Department of State, Division of Cultural Affairs, State of Florida, April 1984

Gulf Coast Community College; One-Man Show, February 1985

Four Arts Gallery; Florida State University; Two-person Show, 1986

LeMoyne Art Foundation; Group Show, 1986

Atlanta Life Art Show, 1986

Okaloosa-Walton Community College; One-man Show, 1987

Atlanta Life Show, 1987

Painting purchased by the Barnett Bank of Florida, Jacksonville, 1988

Florida State University, Center for Professional Development, Solo Show, 1989

St. Marks United Methodist Church, Montclair, New Jersey, Commissioned mural artwork, 1989   

Mural project sponsored by Bernard and Shirley Kinsey and Xerox Corporation. This project consisted of a two week stay in Nairobi, Kenya and the completion of a mural (8'x17') that was installed in the School of Business and Industry at Florida A&M University, 1991

Painting purchased by the Art-in-Public Places, State of Florida. Painting installed in Coleman Library collection (5x10), Florida A&M University. 1992

Painting purchased by the University of South Florida, 1992 

Painting purchased by the City of Orlando, 1993

Florida A&M University Art Gallery; FAMU Faculty Show, 1993

Contemporary Art Museum, University of South Florida, Regenerative Spirit, 1993

Florida A&M University Art Gallery; FAMU Faculty Show, 1994

Center for the Arts, Tallahassee, Florida; AFRAM Four, 1994 -- Purchase Award.

FAMU Faculty Art Show, Group Show, 1997

Four paintings purchased by Dr. Shaun Laurie for offices, 2009

Gadsden Arts Center, Quincy, Florida; Group Show, 2010