James has been local to South West Victoria for much of his life growing up in Port Fairy and now living in Warrnambool.
James began visual art and photography a few years ago and now runs 'BOY AND DOG' ( @boyanddogart ) a small fashion, art, design and photography business whilst also working as a Youth Mentor and Counsellor locally. James also hosts the photography blog Snappt ( @_snappt ).
James has been a finalist in the GRAEME HILDEBRAND ART PRIZE and BIBLIO ART PRIZE and has exhibited works in solo and group exhibitions such as THE WARRNIBALD ART PRIZE. James' pieces hang locally in homes, cafes and Airbnbs.