G.Lee Art Gallery - Art by Maxx James
G.Lee Art Gallery - Galveston Island's Most Unique Art Showcase
Maxx James
Maxx James, an Oklahoma native, was inspired by an artistic and creative aunt. At a mere 14 years old, he did his first pen and ink portraits. While in college, Maxx was accepted into an eight state juried exhibition of Modern Art for Professionals. Maxx’s art influences range from the stylized realism of J.C. Leyendecker, Warhol’s social commentary, Salvidor Dali’s surrealism and more.
 
Maxx received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Art & Design. He has had a distinguished career as an artist, designer, photographer and illustrator in the fields of advertising, television, education and the oil patch. Receiving numerous awards for his designs, corporate identity, and illustration work; many of his design and illustration works have been distributed world-wide. 

Since moving to Galveston, Maxx focuses his creative energies on fine art; working in pastel, acrylic and photography. His style can be best described as modernistic realism with surrealistic overtones. His subject matter often centers on windswept landscapes and the Island’s historical architecture. 

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