(b. 1954, Johnson City, TN)

2017   PrintHouston: NEXT 2017
2017   After Dark 6, Moon Art Gallery, Taos, NM
2017   Alleghany National Photography Competition, Cumberland, MD
2017   Santa Barbara Printmaker's Association, Santa Barbara, CA
2016   AIPAD - 2 images with the Weston Gallery, at AIPAD, NYC
2013   Voyages Show - Kiernan Gallery, Lexington, VA
2013   Edge of Thought - One Man show, Calumet Gallery, Hollywood, CA
1978   Hot Shots - SE Center for Contemporary Arts, Winston-Salem, NC
1977   The Delta Arts Show, Newport, AR
1976   The Delta Arts Show, Newport, AR

2013   Presidential Scholarship - Anderson Ranch Arts Center, Snowmass, Colorado
1976   Honorable Mention Sculpture, The Delta Art Show - Newport, Arkansas
1977   Purchase Award Photography, The Delta Art Show - Newport, Arkansas
1977   Honorable Mention, The Delta Art Show - Newport, Arkansas

”Rocket Science”, Avaunt magazine, Spring 2018
“Hot Time with Blacksmithing”, Santa Barbara News-Press, March 2, 2014 (D4, D11)
"Fine Arts Photographer James Maxwell 'Edge of Thought' Exhibit Opens at the Calumet Gallery" February 5, 2013" 
"Five Views' Photography Exhibit Opens at The Calumet Gallery, Hollywood, CA" eNews, Aria Munro, January 4, 2013,
"Artist Following Family Tradition" Dorothy Hamill 1976 Johnson City Press, Johnson City, TN

Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University, Blacksburg, Virginia
The Memphis College of Art, Memphis, Tennessee
Milligan College, Milligan College, Tennessee
The Arkansas Arts Center, Newport, Arkansas
Private Collections in the US 

Professional Experience
1979/80 Photography Instructor, Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University
1965 - 1974 Printer and photographer for my father’s studio, the Clifford Maxwell Studio, Johnson City, TN
1986/87 Owner/Operator of the Clifford Maxwell Studio

1981 Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University, Master of Architecture, Blacksburg, VA
1977 Memphis Academy of Art, Bachelor of Fine Art, Memphis, TN

Santa Barbara Printmakers, Santa Barbara, CA
Photographic Resource Center, Boston University, Boston, MA
Alleghany Highlands Arts & Crafts Center, Clifton Forge, VA

Developed technique of registering the intaglio plates for multiple passes through the press, allowing for duotone printing and expressive ink wiping.
Developed unique selenium toning technique for silver-gelatin prints