Jim Riccio is a Connecticut native residing in East Haddam. He is a graduate of Roger Williams University in Rhode Island and has studied at Parsons School of Design in New York. Upon returning to Connecticut, Jim has pursued a career as a Creative Director.
In search of additional creative expression, he began painting in watercolor under the direction of renowned watercolor artist Mim Mills. Jims work reflects his affinity for nature and capturing its subtle beauty. His use of light creates a mood and a sense of place. Jims watercolors are frequently described as calming, and very peaceful. Each piece conveying a pleasant quietness that draws the viewer in.
Jim is a member of the Lyme Art Association, Lyme, Connecticut and a member of the Mystic Art Association in Mystic, Connecticut.