'Day Lilies', 2022, watercolor, gouache and colored pencil

James P. Nelson is an American painter living in Pittsburgh who has created a body of work over the last 50 years that has been exhibited and collected widely.

A BFA graduate of Carnegie Mellon University, Nelson's work retells personal experiences through symbolic landscapes.

When looking at images on this site, please note that Nelson frequently creates different versions of similar compositions. Please refer to the caption information about the dimensions and materials used for the pieces.