Jim Butler was born in Boston, MA. He has been the subject of various solo exhibitions, including at The Glass Factory Museum, Boda, Sweden (2011) and Gridspace, Brooklyn, NY (2016). He has also participated in numerous group exhibitions, including Rapturist Painting Exhibition, MoMA PS1, New York, NY (1984); Gangurin The Corridor, Reykjavik Art Museum, Reykjavik, Iceland (2000); Sammlung Oelde/Berlin, Museen Der Stadt, Aschaffenburg, Germany (2015); and Shimmer, Berkshire Botanical Gardens, Stockbridge, MA (2022). He currently lives and works between Brooklyn, NY and Shoreham, VT.
Bio and website updated as of 2023.