James Galindo (b. 1983) is an
emerging young artist from Palm Springs, California.
He began drawing at a very young
age and eventually decided to pursue a college degree in painting.
During his senior year in high school, James enrolled in figure
drawing classes at College of the Desert in Palm Desert, California.
It was then that he discovered his passion for figurative art,
which encouraged him to pursue a higher education at Laguna College
of Art & Design. After eight years of intense study, James
graduated with a Master's Degree in Fine Art.
He has been the recipient of
multiple scholarships and awards including the "La Quinta
Arts Foundation Scholarship," the "Ryan Ramirez Memorial
Scholarship," Best of Junior Fine Art at Laguna College
of Art & Design, the "Passport to China" scholarship,
"L. Ron Hubbard's Illustrators of the Future" award,
Best of Show at the "Third Annual Fairhaven Juried Exhibition",
the "Albert K. Murray Fine Arts Education Scholarship",
and most recently, in 2009, the "John F. and Anna Lee Stacey
James currently lives and works in Los Angeles, and teaches drawing
and painting classes at Laguna College of Art & Design and
Los Angeles Academy of Figurative Art.
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