James’ education spans across studies of culture, expression, philosophy, and the built environment. Academically James has taught folk studies, humanities, interdisciplinary studies, and gender studies. He has published in the areas of culture, politics, and religion. Professionally he has worked with and built businesses in fine home-building, restoration, fine dinning, catering, and custom furniture.

James’ expertise spans across multiple disciplines and this is reflected in projects that are interdisciplinary as well as integrated into clients’ philosophy and lifestyle.