Born and raised in Dallas, Texas, James Douglas Moore III, commonly known as "J.D.", has been creating art since elementary school. Since graduating from Rowlett High School in 2010, JD has been making a name for himself in the Dallas area and he has no intention of stopping there. In the last four years he has been featured in various gallery shows in the Dallas area including but not limited to the Lawley Art Group Gallery, the Craighead Green Gallery, Blue House Too Gallery, the H. Paxton Moore Gallery, and the Latino and South Dallas Cultural Centers. In 2017 JD was featured in the February issue of The Plano Profile Magazine and then on Austere.com in the summer following his two week Residency in Oquevaux, France. In Augutst of 2018 JD completed a month long residency at La Macina di San Cresci in Tuscany, Italy studying fresco painting and oil painting. Presently JD is creating original fine artworks from his photography work.
"Art, and creating art is what makes the most sense to me, and I find peace and clarity while I'm creating. My inspiration is all around me, I'm just a sponge. I absorb everything around me, and when I decide to release, what ever happens, happens honestly." - J.D. Moore