James Cox (Applied Arts, MFA 2) is an LA- based concept designer for theme parks and immersive entertainment. He has worked with such clients as Sea World, the Philadelphia Zoo, and the Milwaukee Bucks. He also designed sets for Georgetown College including 12 Angry Women; I and You, These Shining Lives; and Men on Boats. During his first year at CalArts, James was chosen to participate in the CalArts initiative with Walt Disney Imagineering where he worked within a small team to develop a project from Blue Sky development phase and then pitched the final presentation to Disney executives. He was also the scenic artist on CalArts School of Theatre productions of Medea and Salome.