OCAD University
James Maxwell
Faculty of Design

Area(s) of Expertise

Metal Fabrication and Design


A graduate of the Ontario College of Art, James Maxwell has been working as an artist and operating Maxwell Design since 1985. Though working primarily in a variety of metals, his work also includes the use of wood, glass and found objects. James has been commisioned to make many diverse works for private and public space, from sculpture to residential furniture and architectural details including railings and gates. His designs have been featured in numerous publications such as Canadian House and Home, and Better Homes and Gardens. 


He is currently teaching Environmental and Industrial design students at the Ontario College of Art and Design   University while maintaining his role at Maxwell Design.


AOCA 1987