James Williams

James

Williams

SKETCH #125

2016, Ink on archival paper, 8 x 32.5 in

$
350

James

Williams

TRIPTYCH #228

2019, Ink on archival paper, 14 x 9 in

$
430

James

Williams

SKETCH#180

2017, Ink on archival paper, 8 x 32.5 in

$
350

James

Williams

SHAPED CANVAS #6

2019, Acrylic on shaped canvas, 15 x 44 x 1 in

$
2000

James

Williams

SKETCH#261

2020, Ink on archival paper, 32 x 24 in

$
650

James

Williams

SKETCH#140

2017, Ink on archival paper, 8 x 32.5 in

$
350
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James Williams

About the Artist

James S. Williams has been making art since he copied the cool hot rod t-shirt designs of Stanley Mouse as a teenager. Born in Memphis, Jim grew up in Dallas and studied art and sculpture at Stephen F. Austin State University and North Texas University. In 1972, Jim moved to Austin, joining the counter-culture lifestyle which offered a low cost of living, eclectic array of creatives, and burgeoning music and art scene.

Artist Statement

Jim Williams draws influence from the work of Franz Kline, Paul Klee, Roberto Matta, Tom Wesselmann, Chinese calligraphy, tai chi, and automotive design. Trained as a sculptor, Jim explores the ambiguity of three-dimensional objects in space through the practice of allowing the present moment to guide his brush.