Jim Burton is facing forward, smiling; he has short brown hair and is wearing a red t-shirt.

James "Jim" Burton

Senior Lecturer, Studio Art: Drawing and Painting
Department of Studio Art

Art Building, Room 211

Areas of Expertise: Painting and drawing, installation, video, sound, lighting, wood and material construction.

Jim Burton lives and works in Denton, Texas. He earned a B.F.A. in Art from Valdosta State University in Valdosta, Ga., and his M.F.A. in Studio Art: Drawing and Painting at the University of North Texas. He exhibits work nationally and internationally. Jim is a former board member of 500X Gallery and serves as the faculty advisor to the Painting and Drawing Association, a student organization in the College of Visual Arts and Design. 

CVAD Mission: Cultivating creative talent and critical minds within a collaborative and caring environment.