James Fowler is an artist and curator based in Toronto. He has a fulltime studio practice and is a member of The Red Head Gallery, a well-established artist collective and gallery in Canada.
Fowler is a member of the Nipissing Regional Curatorial Collective and is a founding member of Nuit Rose, a queer focused performance and art festival. He has co-curated the Church Street Mural Project and curated the annual 10X10 Photography Project for ten years, showcasing LGBTQ+ Canadians in the arts. He has written articles for Akimbo, produced ten photography books, and organized exhibitions at the Gladstone Hotel, The Art Gallery of Mississauga, and the ArQuives.
As a speaker and educator, Fowler has given talks and led workshops on social media for artists and designers. He has consulted with arts and cultural organizations on best practices and created a social media course for OCAD University’s continuing education program.
Fowler has taken part in artist residencies, retreats, workshops, and exchanges, and his artwork can be found in various private, public, and corporate collections.