About Our Artist in Residence
Philjames, originally from Port Macquarie, has held solo exhibitions since 2010. He has a Bachelor of Fine Arts (Printmaking) from the National Art School, Sydney (2002). Philjames’ work has been included in group exhibitions in Sydney, Melbourne, Newcastle, Adelaide and internationally in Christchurch NZ, New Orleans USA and Beijing China.
Philjames has been a finalist in the Sir John Sulman Prize (2020, 2018 and 2017), the Mosman Art Prize (2019), the Hazelhurst Art on Paper Award (2019, 2017), the Shirley Hannah National Portrait Award (2018), the Blake Prize (2018, 2014, 2005), The John Fries Memorial Art Prize (2012) and The Brett Whiteley Travelling Art Scholarship (2006, 2005). He is a finalist in the 2021 Wynne Prize.
PhilJames is represented by Chalk Horse Gallery Sydney and Nicholas Thomson Gallery Melbourne