James graduated with a BA (Hons) in Fine Art (Painting) from Camberwell School of Art in 1988.
From an early age he had an interest in typography and letterforms. He freelanced as a graphic designer in London design agencies and subsequently became a web developer at one of the UK’s first web design companies.
He set up in James Atkins Design in 1997, is currently based in Ariege, South West France and in Hertfordshire in the UK.
In the last few years he has returned to the fine arts. His current interest is in the areas that sit at the boundaries of traditional art and digital.
James designed and coded this site, see also his company site