James Knoeppel -
Drawing, Mixed Media
Jim Knoeppel captures the dynamic awe-inspiring images of his adventures living on Maui. Jim's drawing and paintings are realistic depictions of light and color in the earth, sky, water. He paints and draws using graphite, soft pastels and oil paints with his practiced techniques. Jim strives to convey a sense of peace and harmony with nature.
Jim's exhibits include various Manhattan galleries, Art Maui at the Maui Arts and Cultural Center, and Hui No'eau Visual Arts Center where his work was purchased through the State Foundation on Culture and Arts.
Jim received a Bachelor of Fine Arts from the School of Visual Arts (New York State) with Honors in 1984. He has been the owner/artist of a custom tattoo shop (Octopus Ink Tattoo) for the past 14 years, where he created custom art work for his clients. He recently relocated his shop and art gallery to Kihei, Maui, Hawaii.
By James Knoeppel