Born and raised in Vancouver, British Columbia, James' passion for painting revealed talent at an early age. His art is greatly influenced from his experiences travelling the world. Whether boating on the canals in Venice (1978),climbing to the summit of Mt. Fuji (1991),cycling Haleakula at dawn in Hawaii (1993), exploring Mayan ruins of theYucatan (1994), diving the waters of Fiji (1999), New Zealand (1998,2001,2007) or in the Red Sea (2006), James continues to gather inspiration for textures and colours to bring home to his Vancouver studio.
James specializes in providing custom painted finishes for private homes and urban high-rise condominiums. His artistic talents expand beyond walls and floors to include custom photo digital prints. Please visit (www.jamestracy.com) to view on-line gallery.
He caters to private home owners, building contractors and interior designers to create the personalized effects that consistently ensure customer satisfaction.
For over a decade, James has added his special touch to dozens of display suites in urban high rise condominiums, suburban residential developments and several B.C. Million Dollar Lottery Show Homes. In the Middle East - The Four Season`s Hotel in Jordan also displays one of James` commissions in the form of an aged bronze fire screen. His successful career and diverse talents continue to spark interest and commissions in Canada, the USA and overseas.
Ceiling Medallion detail 3' X 5' Acrylic on plaster - West Vancouver
Thanks for taking time to view my site. Paint is such a wonderful medium. It can transform virtually anything. You will see variety in my work which is just one reason why I love what I do. Please feel free to email me (go to 'Contact') with any questions or comments regarding finishes and/or photos that intrigue you.