James Perkins (b. 1978) received a BA from Yale University and a Masters from the School of Visual Arts. The artist lives and works in New York City and Fire Island, NY. His work has been exhibited with Ace Gallery Los Angeles, Metro Pictures, NYU The Institute of Fine Arts, MANA Contemporary, Dallas Contemporary, MTV RE: DEFINE and the School of Visual Arts.  Lectures include NYU, LACMA’s Avant-Garde and the University of Wisconsin. 

His work has been featured in The Wall Street Journal, GQ.com, CNBC, ABC, FOX Business, Teen Vogue, and Entrepreneur Magazine among others. His brand collaborations have included: UBS, Marlborough Chelsea Gallery, The Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA), Louis Vuitton Moet Hennessey (LVMH) brands, The Standard Hotels, and Lehmann Maupin.