Michael Philp

Born 1966 at Murwillumbah hospital


 Painting for approximately 5 years after a career as a teachers aid for Koori kids, Michael's works hang in several private collections across Australia.

With several exhibitions under his belt Michael's modern style continues to develop while maintaining story.


2009 'Men's Business' Ballina Regional Gallery

2010 'Lovers in my Country' Dacou Gallery Northern Rivers

2011 'Bringing it Home' Grafton Regional Gallery

2011 'The Young Years' Lismore Regional Gallery

2012 'My Saltwater Murris' Dacou Gallery Northern Rivers

2013 Artist Book Project. Arts Northern Rivers


Shirley Kennedy Encouragement Award Tweed Regional Gallery

NSW Parliament Art Prize Commendation


1995 Bachelor of Indigenous Music CASM Adelaide


2012 Regional Sustainable investment Department Grant

2013 Australia Council indigenous Art promotion Grant