Artist of the moment…….James Little

 

 

James Little is an African American renown for mixed media abstract paintings. James Little was born in Memphis, Tennessee in the year 1952.

Little attended the Memphis Academy of Art earning a B.F.A. The artist went to earn a M.F.A. from Syracuse University.

Little mixes his own colors using pure pigment. The artist also uses beeswax in many of his work.

In this clip we view a show featuring the work of James Little with our favorite art enthusiast, James Kalm:

Little is now based out of New York City.

Price range information: Sorry none available.

The use of pure pigment for color in this abstract makes for art that is very fun to look it. Many of his shapes remind me of classic game boards, a major activity for people before the invention of the internet.

 

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