James C. Cadet is an artist of rare imagination. He was born on December 4, 1961 in the main town of the southeast region of La Perle des Antilles: Jacmel. Mostly known as Jika, the artist/painter in him emerged three years ago, when he created a very unique style. Inspired by all that is around him, whether people or objects, Jika finds a way to bring artistic life to everything he touches.
Jika has participated in several art shows in Florida, at the Glass Gallery in Pembroke Pines City Hall (2009), at the City of Miramar Branch of Library (2010), and at the Black History Month US Custom and Border Patrol (2010).