James Andrew Brown has had a long career full of accomplishments; starting with his hard earned BFA from Calvin College and MFA from Western Michigan University. Brown has earned many awards and fellowships that have led him to William Patterson University (New Jersey) as an associate professor of fine art. Brown Comments on his own work saying “his intent is to develop awareness and to explore the elements at war with one another in society. I began as a painter…drawing has been a great part of my creative experience” and has helped him in creating large installations or what he calls “visual experiences.” Brown has also created sculptures and performance pieces as well as paintings drawings and installations.