Born and raised in Manhattan Beach, California, James Parkhurst was inspired at an early age to cultivate his artistic abilities.
James attended Otis/Parsons College of Art & Design and Long Beach State University where he received his Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Visual Communications. Since then he has worked as an Art Director for various advertising agencies and companies.
James' first love will always be his painting, and his ultimate goal is to completely devote himself to creating more masterpieces.
Today James continues to gain widespread recognition for his work.