James graduated as a mature student from Edinburgh College of Art in 2004. Since qualifying he has exhibited in various galleries in mixed and solo shows. His work is also accepted regularly for the annual RSA, VAS, RGI, RSW and PAI exhibitions. His work can be found in private collections throughout the UK and abroad.
"My work usually starts with chaos then, through adding and subtracting, create harmony and balance. Sometimes recognisable, sometimes suggestive, even adding a bit of humour, all hopefully arranged in an aesthetic manner"