Jim has been a motorsports artist since
1991. Previously, he was a Chicago
Architect for a dozen years after
graduating in 1979 from the University of
At the track, Jim is a member of the Race
Control staffs of both the IndyCar Series
and the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar
Championship. He began his involvement
in 1980 as a volunteer corner marshal,
became the Starter for the American
Racing Series, and in 1993, succeed the
late Nick Fornoro as the Starter for the
Champ Car World Series. In 2003, he
moved to Race Control, and served as
the series' Clerk of the Course,
supervising the activities of the volunteer
Marshals that staff the signaling posts
around the circuit.
variety of motorsports events, racing
teams and individual enthusiasts.
His work has been used in Lithographs,
Team Press Kits, Event Programs and
Posters, Season-ending Awards
and Holiday Cards.
road last year, working in Race
Control for both the Verizon IndyCar
Series and the IMSA WeatherTech
Championship. Aside from a few
private commissions, time on the
drawing board has been largely
taken up creating the Championship
sketches and paintings for IMSA's
GT3 USA, GT3 Canada and Mazda
Lites Series along with the three
Mazda Road to Indy Champions from
Indy Lights, Pro Mazda and USF2000.
It's a rewarding process that starts
in July and usually extends until the
next season begins in March.
Thanks for stopping by and
ENJOY THE 2016 RACING SEASON!
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|MAY 24th EXHIBITION AT INDIANAPOLIS
|Updated May 2016
|TUESDAY MAY 24 - 3 to 8 PM
THE STUTZ BUSINESS CENTER
1020 N CAPITOL STREET INDIANAPOLIS
(Northwest corner of Capitol and Tenth)
|Jim will join Indianapolis artist Rene Crigler for a one-day Exhibition at the
historic Stutz Business Center north of downtown. Please drop by from 3
to 8PM for a collection of over 15 pieces of Jim's Indy-themed original art,
giclee prints and lithographs, along with Rene's Lamborghini pieces and
WELCOME RACE FANS color studies for IMS and the Indy Art Council.