Biography

James Russell Cowper

 

James Russell Cowper (b. 1988) is a fine artist born in the Scottish Borders town of Selkirk.

Working primarily in oils he paints a wide variety of subjects from still life, landscape and figurative works, to portraits. His artistic output is unified by a singular focus- to create colour, atmosphere, and light on the canvas.

Cowper spent years dedicated to learning traditional techniques used by the old masters. He now lets their influence seep through him.