Biography

I was born in the western suburbs of Chicago in 1982. I am currently pursuing happiness in all forms.

My work has appeared in several publications including, Proximity Magazine, Materiel Magazine, Intersection Magazine, Stop Smiling Magazine, Financial Times Weekend Magazine, Chicago Home & Garden Magazine, URB Magazine, SPIN Magazine, and Basement Magazine among others.

Education

Columbia College Chicago, MFA Candidate (dropped out)
Follet Fellowship

Hope College, BA Philosophy, 2005

Art Center College of Design 2003
Presidential Scholarship

Contact Information

james@jpmorse.com
Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA

Influences and Inspiration

Jay Seawell
Olaf Otto Becker
Elger Esser
Terry Evans
Alexander Gronsky
Dan Holdsworth
Nicholas Hughes
Nadav Kander
Michael Lundgren
Florian Maier-Aichen
John Opera
Clare Richardson
Dalton Rooney
Victoria Sambunaris
Guy Sargent
Mike Sinclair
Jem Southam
Christian Wolter