“From that point on I gave up caring about what everybody else was doing and focused on my art. That’s my drive, to prove to myself that I can be a successful living artist.” Originally from South Carolina, Denver-based painter James André has been a full-time artist for over 5 years. At 25 he decided to follow his dream and dedicate himself to his art. In our conversation, James shares how he knew he was ready to go full time, his biggest challenge as an artist + how he structures his time.
Artwork provided by the artist. NAME: James AndréOCCUPATION: PainterLOCATION: Denver, Colorado, USAART: Instagram @jamesandretheartist