James is a concept artist based out of Oakland, California. As a concept artist he provides environment and character designs as well as key art for industry level video games, television shows and films.
James received his BFA for studio art painting at UC Davis. Soon after graduating he discovered the world of concept art and never looked back.
To jumpstart his career in digital painting James decided to study Visual Development for his MFA at the Academy of Art University in San Francisco. While attending graduate school, James worked as a artist apprentice at Whiskytree Studios. After gaining a great deal of hands on experience from the workplace and school, James left graduate school to start a fulltime career.
James has since gained over 3 years experience working in the industry at various studios and now currently works freelance.