James Louks

James Louks was born in Wyoming and grew up in South Dakota. He completed his MFA at the University of Montana in 2014 where he also served as a Co-Director of FrontierSpace, an alternative gallery located in downtown Missoula, Montana. He has previously taught studio art and art history courses at the University of Montana, Black Hills State University and the University of New Mexico-Gallup.

Currently, Louks lives in Moorhead, Minnesota, where he is the Gallery Director of the Roland Dille Center for the Arts at Minnesota State University Moorhead.