James Feldman About Contact        



Born 1965, Los Angeles, California, James Feldman received his BFA from Art Center College of Design (1990), studying with instructors Mike Kelley, Stephen Prina, and Jeremy Gilbert-Rolfe.

In 1991 his work was shown at the Los Angeles Art Fair in a group show curated by LA Times art critic David Pagel. In 1993 a suite of drawings and sculpture were shown in a solo show at Bliss Gallery in Pasadena, California.

Between 1993 and 1998 his work was shown in various group shows including Loose Slots (1993), curated by Richard Kuhlenschmidt at the Temporary Contemporary in Las Vegas, and In The Polka Dot Kitchen (1998), curated by Sally Elesby and Anne Ayres at the Armory Center for the Arts in Pasadena.

Between 1999 and 2001, Feldman was a contributing writer for Art Issues magazine.

In 2003 Feldman was asked to participate, along with seven other artists (Sam Durant, Sharon Lockhart, Pae White, Mary Hodson, Jim Isermann, T. Kelly Mason, and Mitchell Kane), in the Los Angeles Forum For Architecture and Urban Design's Art and Architecture Portfolio. An edition of these prints was subsequently acquired by the Getty Museum.

Since 2005 Feldman has been based in Hong Kong, working out of his studio in an industrial building in Chai Wan. In March 2012 he released the artist's book Surfing Hong Kong, and in June 2012 it was shown at Family Business Gallery in New York. Surfing Hong Kong is available at Kubrick Bookshop, Hong Kong.


  Popcorn, 1990
82" x 19" x 15"
gypsum cement, steel, wood pedestal