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.

EXHIBITIONS

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

PRIZES

Shirley Kennedy Encouragement Award Tweed Regional Gallery

NSW Parliament Art Prize Commendation

QUALIFICATIONS

1995 Bachelor of Indigenous Music CASM Adelaide

GRANTS

2012 Regional Sustainable investment Department Grant

2013 Australia Council indigenous Art promotion Grant