Genre: Plein Air Painting
Jim has visited and drawn great urban places in 45 countries around the world. His work has been widely published, shown in group and solo exhibitions and seen on NBC Nightly News. His watercolor sketches of Cuban sites related to the writer Ernest Hemingway’s life and work was the subject of his solo exhibition at the Nobel Prize-winning author’s home (now a national museum) near Havana during the 2015 Havana Arts Biennial. He is a frequent keynote speaker for conferences and symposia, and travels globally to teach travel sketching and design drawing workshops, most recently in Tuscany, Vietnam, Costa Rica, the UK, Kenya, and for art and design programs across the United States.