Research Associate.  The Oregon Institute of Creative Research + E4: Ethics, Æsthetics, Ecology, Education. Portland, OR

Master of Public Administration, The Evergreen State College, Olympia, WA (current)

Bachelor of Arts (Emphasis in Philosophy), The Evergreen State College, Olympia, WA

Pratt Fine Arts Center (Emphasis in Painting), Seattle, WA

Private Instruction (Emphasis in Composition) RICHART, Centralia, WA



2018      Silver Falls, OR, Colloquium & Artist Residency

2017      Caldera, OR, Colloquium & Artist Residency

2016      Caldera, OR, Colloquium & Artist Residency



Fulcrum Gallery Studios

1308 Martin Luther King Jr.

Tacoma, WA 98405


Defunct Studio: 619 Western Avenue

Seattle, WA Bohonus VR Photography





2016       Bluebeard Coffee Rosters, Indeterminate Arrangements, Tacoma, WA

2016       Patterson Cellars, Art & Wine, Woodinville, WA

2012       Rare Medium Gallery, Stations, Seattle, WA

2011       Fourth Floor Gallery, Tracy and Tracy, Seattle, WA

2010       Gallery I/M/A, Now in this Time, Seattle, WA

2009       Gallery I/M/A, Introducing, Seattle, WA

2008       Blank Space, Ground to Pieces, Seattle, WA

2008       Studio Q Gallery, Crumbling the Order of Things, Seattle, WA

2005       Golden Shoe Gallery, New Works, Seattle, WA

2004       Elisabeth/Murry Gallery, New Works, Seattle WA



2017       Fulcrum Gallery, Artist Mythos, Tacoma, WA

2016       Patterson Cellars, Salon desArtistes: Walk this Way, Woodinville, WA

2016       Patterson Cellars, Group Show, Woodinville, WA

2015       1120 Creative House, Group Show, Tacoma, WA

2014       Tacoma Art Museum, Splash at the Tacoma Art Museum, Tacoma, WA

2012       Bherd Gallery, This is not your Grandmothers Still Life, Seattle, WA

2012       Evergreen State College, S.O.S., Olympia, WA

2011       Art/Not Terminal Gallery, Rock the Terminal, Seattle, WA

2011       Rock/DeMent, 619/306, Seattle, WA

2011       Drum of the Draw, Invitational. Seattle, WA

2010       Ouch My Eye, Spirit Resonance, Seattle, WA

2009       Gallery I/M/A, Group, Seattle, WA

2009       Twilight Artist Collective, The Ontology of the Image, Seattle, WA

2009       Lawrimore Project, Art Auction, Seattle, WA

2008       Gallery I/M/A, Group Show, Seattle, WA

2008       Canvas Gallery, Three Ply Art Auction – H.E.R.O. American Wind Association, Seattle, WA

2008       The Art Monastery of Italy, Group, Everett, WA

2008       Canvas an Art Gallery, Implications of Weight, Seattle, WA

2007       Forgotten Works Gallery, New Works in Abstraction, Seattle, WA

2005       Golden Shoe Gallery, Group Show, Seattle, WA

2005       Blass Gallery, Group Show, Seattle, WA

2005       Modern Vila Gallery, Beach Coast, Cannon Beach, OR

2004       Golden Shoe Gallery, Group Show, Seattle, WA

2003       Consolidated Works, Group Show, Seattle, WA



2014       Spaceworks, Creative Enterprise Program

2013       Challenger High School, Outstanding Volunteer Award



2015       The News Tribune, Art & Culture, May

2012       City Arts, Visual Arts Review

2011       The Seattle Times, Loretta Pettway at Greg Kucera, a salute to the 619 Western Building artists

2009       The Seattle Group, The Ontology of the Image

2009       Liminil (interview)

2009       Lauren Broomall, Portraits of Life at Work: a field study of artists in their natural habitat, Web.

2009       Seattle Art Blog, A Bridge for the Deeper Felt Sentiments – Seldom Spoke

2009       Art Access, Group Show

2008       MARKART5, Ground to Pieces

2008       Seattle Art, July

2008       Art Access, Ground to Pieces

2007       James J. Brown, New Works Introduction



2019 Portland, OR Reading: Waiting-A Manifesto

2018                   Portland, OR Research Presentation: For Those Who Can't Wait - Some Observations on the End of Thinking

2018                   Portland, OR  Research Presentation: Art & Anachronism     

2018                   Tacoma, WA Compression Conversation:  Art in the age of Super Intelligence

2017                   Tacoma, WA Pecha Kucha Fall :The End of Suffering and the Beginning of Pain

2012 - 2013       Puyullup, WA Challenger High School: presentations and discussions

2009 - 2012       Seattle, WA The Seattle Group: Art theory, practice, publications, and group shows

2006 - 2008       Seattle, WA Artist Round Table: Conversation and planning

2009                   Seattle, WA Pecha Kucha:  Ground to Pieces



James J Brown



2019                   Readings for Now Series (Mother Foucault's Books) Portland, OR

2019                   Sophia - The Society of Philosophers in America

2016 - 2019       Portland Art Museum, Portland, OR

2015 - 2019       COCA (Center on Contemporary Art) Seattle, WA

2014 - 2018       Pierce County Chamber, Tacoma, WA

2009 - 2018       Artist Trust, Seattle, WA

2015 - 2019       Tacoma Historical Society, WA

1998 - 2019       Tacoma Art Museum, WA

2002 - 2019       Tacoma WA Historical Museum, WA

2014 - 2018       Spaceworks Tacoma, WA

2015 - 2019       The Seattle Star, WA

1996 - 2019 The Seattle Art Musuem


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