Tyler James (b. 1992) is a photographer and filmmaker born and raised in New Brighton and Golden Valley, Minnesota. His work focuses on emotion, introspection, and the experience of being human. His work has often been described as a visual personification of the subconscious emotions he feels. Depression, loneliness, hopelessness, anxiety, and isolation are recurring themes in James’ art. His work has been featured in solo and group exhibitions around the United States as well as select hotels and luxury apartments that hold his work in their permanent collections. He is the only artist ever featured at the Wesley Andrews Gallery in Minneapolis, Minnesota. James currently resides in Northeast Minneapolis, Minnesota and will soon be moving to Malaysia for his next project.