An Artist In A Business Landscape.
“I’ve known Jim Prokell for more than 30 years—first as one of my instructors in design school, and now as an illustrator for Pitt magazine. Jim’s produced some beautiful work for us, always exceeding expectations and always easy to work with. I just give him the story and a few parameters, and he gives us some really great options. Incredibly talented in sculpture, painting, design, and illustration, he’s a real Renaissance guy!”
Art Director, News and Magazines
University of Pittsburgh
Jim Prokell is a 1972 graduate of Edinboro University and was featured in the alumni magazine. In the feature article, Jim talks about his time at Edinboro, his artwork, and his basketball legacy. In addition to graduating with an Art Education degree from Edinboro University, Jim played basketball as a Fighting Scotsman. With his Art…
Jim Prokell was featured in the Post Gazette. The article highlights Jim’s background and his love for basketball and art. Back in 1968, a love of art and basketball drew Jim Prokell, a first-generation college student and Edinboro Class of 1972, to the campus whose proximity to Lake Erie brings deep snows. The 6’ 2”…