picture of JerryA native of the Carolinas, James Crowley is completely self-taught. Predominantly known as a portrait artist of extraordinary talent, he also creates exquisite still life and figurative works of art.

Crowley has immersed himself in the study of the Old Masters, specifically Rembrandt, Caravaggio, Velasquez, Titian, Piero Della Francesco, and other greats of painting. For more than four decades, he has scrutinized and studied hundreds of texts, thousands of paintings and sculptures, and traveled extensively to personally examine great works throughout the world.