James Higginson’s unique coaching and positive mentoring style challenges the students existing boundaries, promotes creative risk taking, and inspires the student to produce works at a higher level.

Higginson’s critiques draw on 20 years experience as an exhibiting fine artist and 17 years experience working in film, television and commercials in Hollywood. He was awarded an Emmy for excellence in Art Direction/Set Decoration/Set Design.

James Higginson lives and works as an artist in Berlin. He has mentored students of photography for the last 5 years and has presented the Art Direction in Staged photography seminar at the University of East London, HGB-Leipzig, FotoK-Vienna, Fatamorgana-Copenhagen, and BTK-Berlin.





Portraits of Violence