B I O


Born in London, England in 1980. Immigrated in 1984 to Sydney Australia. Now an Australian Citizen.


QUALIFICATIONS:

- 2004, Master of Architecture, University of New South Wales. 

- 2010, Diploma of Visual Art Education, Australian Catholic University. 

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS:

- August 2014, Wagner Art Gallery Sydney, Australia. 

- July 2012, Wagner Art Gallery, Sydney, Australia.

- April 2011, Wagner Art Gallery, Sydney, Australia.

- September 2008, Frances Keevil Gallery, Sydney, Australia.

- April 2007, Galerie Quint Essences, Bevaix, Switzerland. 

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS:

- December 2012, Wagner Art Gallery, Sydney, Australia.

- April 2012, Galerie Quint Essences, Neuchatel, Switzerland.  

- October 2010, Wagner Gallery, Sydney, Australia.

- May 2008, Frances Keevil Gallery, Sydney, Australia.

- December 2007, Gallery at the Wentworth, Sydney, Australia. 

- June 2007, Galerie Quint Essences, Bevaix, Switzerland.

 

PRIZES WON:

- September 2010, I Heart Kirribilli, Sydney, Australia.

   Open Painting Prize

- September 2010, I Heart Kirribilli, Sydney, Australia.

   People’s Choice Award

- July 2009, North Sydney Art Prize, Australia. 

   Eckersleys Art Award  

- July 2009, North Sydney Art Prize, Australia.

   People’s Choice Award

- May 2009, I Heart Kirribilli, Sydney, Australia.

   Open Painting Prize 

 

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS:

- June 2012, Mt Eyre Art Prize (Shortlisted), Rex Livingstone Art Gallery, NSW, Australia

- May 2011, KWASS - Together in Harmony for 50 Years: Linking Australian and Korean Arts, The Korea Foundation Cultural Center, Korea.

- July 2010, North Sydney Art Prize, NSW, Australia.

- March 2010, Albany Art Prize, Western Australia.

- November 2009, Paddington Art Prize, NSW, Australia. 

- July 2009, North Sydney Art Prize, NSW, Australia. 

- May 2009, Metro 5 Art Award, Victoria, Australia.

- May 2009, I Heart Kirribilli, NSW, Australia

- April 2009, Neuchatel Art Award, Switzerland.

- March 2009, Artists of Mosman, Mosman Art Gallery, NSW, Australia. 

- March 2008, The Archibald Prize, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Australia. 

- May 2005, Salon des Refuses, S.H Ervin Gallery, Australia. 

 

PRINT:

Meacham. S (February 23 2008) Picture This, Sydney Morning Herald. 

http://www.smh.com.au/articles/2008/02/21/1203467253439.html

- Crawford. K (March 6, 2008), prize a daunting task, Mosman Daily.

 

TELEVISION:

Yussuf. F (Interviewer), (March 2007) Objectif Reussir, Switzerland. 

Transcript:  http://www.objectifreussir.ch/tv/Cadre_Pages/Nouveautes/2007/03_mars/John_Phillips/john_phillips_texte.html

 

REPRESENTATION:

Wagner Art Gallery in Sydney, NSW

39 Gurner Street, Paddington, NSW, 2021, Australia

Telephone: (02) 9360-6069 Facsimile: (02) 9361-5492

Gallery hours: Monday to Saturday 10:30am to 6:00pm

Sunday 1:00pm to 6:00pm

 http://www.wagnerartgallery.com.au/




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Above: Process photograph during portrait of Wendy Whiteley in 2008