Jim Mackey lives and creates art in Chambersburg, Pennsylvania.
His interest in art began at age 15 when he won a Golden Key Award. Jim has been doing collage art since 1970 and found object art since 1980.
Member of SHAPE (Shippensburg Arts Programming and Education
Member of MFA (Maryland Federation of Art)
Member of FCAA (Franklin County Art Alliance)
Member of HAAG (Hanover Area Artist Guild)
Member of WCAC (Washington County Arts Council)
A piece of his art is part of the permanent collection in both Elizabethtown College and the Pennsylvania State Museum
Jim has participated in various shows throughout his career
Final Ascent Series
Final Ascent: An examination of thoughts and feelings about the final stretch of life, be it long or short
QUOTE: “I am a man seeking redemption, and I am a man running out of time. This is not necessarily “Redemption” in any certain religious context, but in a Cosmic Karma thought. It is a desire to fix or amend the negatives I have done. I also resist the urge to blame these negatives on the mental and addictive issues of my life.”