Raised in Miami, Florida James Allister Sprang is a first-generation Caribbean-American and a visual artist, currently based in Philadelphia. 

       Sprang has studied at The Cooper Union (BFA) and The University of Pennsylvania (MFA). His work exists in public spaces, gallery spaces, theater spaces and the space generally found between the ears.

        He has shown/performed at institutions such as The Public Theater, Vox Pupuli, The Abrons Center, The Apollo Theater, The Brooklyn Museum, Knockdown Center, Pioneer Works and The Kitchen.