Born in Chicago, Illinois, USA
Lives and works in Brooklyn, NY
Education: BFA Kansas City Art Institute 1975
University of Brighton, Brighton, England 1973-74
Parsons School of Design, Scenic Design 1994-95
Sideshow Gallery, The Greatest Show on Earth, Brooklyn, NY
Talking Pictures Gallery, 1st Invitational, Brooklyn, NY
Sideshow Gallery, Thru the Rabbit Hole, Brooklyn, NY
Centatto Gallery, ‘NOMANColorATURE’ Brooklyn, NY
Sideshow Gallery, Circle the Wagons, Brooklyn NY
Centatto Gallery, ‘Thrice Legendary Forever Thens’
Full House, Painters in conversation MSP & NYC, Saint Paul, Mn.
Vision Festival, Synagogue for the arts, NY, NY
The Police Building Gallery Space, Out of Line, NY, NY
Focus Holland International, Utrecht, The Netherlands
55 Ferris street, curated by Frederieke Taylor, Brooklyn, NY
Socrates Sculpture Park, 50/NY/93, Queens, NY
Jessica Berwind Gallery, Drawings from 55 Ferris Street, Philadelphia, PA
Wynn Kramarsky Gallery, Drawings from 55 Ferris Street, NY, NY
Tribeca 148 Gallery, Specific Objects, Ny, NY
Lafayette College, Williams Art Center, Made in New York, Easton, Pa.
Kenmare Square Installation Site, LMCC Sponsored NY, NY
Image / Abstract, 38 Crosby St. NY, NY
Dana Reich Gallery, San Francisco, Ca.
1981 Solo Show
Dana Reich Gallery, San Francisco, Ca
Related work and awards
Scenic design and scenic artist 1994- 2020, United Scenic Artists local #829
Emmy Nominee Best Art Direction, Taking Chance, HBO films, 2009
Filmography: IMDB as James Donahue III
Thomas Albright, San Francisco Chronical, Feb.1981 James Donahue at Dana Riech Gallery "Perversly Elegant Constructions"