CV and Contact

Jim Pavlidis born Melbourne, 1964

Contact: jim@jimpavlidis.com

Solo exhibitions

2015

Winner, Rick Amor Print Prize, Montsalvat, Melbourne
Queenscliff Gallery and Workshop opening exhibition
‘Magical’ curated by Rona Green, Neospace, Collingwood
‘Once Upon This Time’, Langford 120, Melbourne

2014

Accounts Of My Dancing Evenings – Season 1914′, Geelong Gallery
‘Accounts Of My Dancing Evenings – Season 1914’, Dianne Tanzer Gallery + Projects, Melbourne

2013

‘Prints’, Gecko Studio & Gallery, Fish Creek, Victoria

2012

‘Seven Stories’, Melbourne Writers Festival
‘Mongrel Punt’, Antipodes Bookshop & Gallery, Sorrento

2011

‘Winter Masterpieces’, Letitia Morris Gallery, Melbourne

2009

‘Piraeus, Girt by Sea’, Chrysalis Gallery, Melbourne

2007

‘Dream Home’, Chrysalis Gallery, Melbourne
 ‘New Works 2007’, Chrysalis Gallery, Melbourne

2006

‘You Can’t Put Your Arms Around A Memory’, Chapman & Bailey, Melbourne

2003

‘Crazy Heart’, Chrysalis Publishing, Melbourne
 ‘Paintings’, Crossley & Scott, Melbourne

2001

‘In Their Element’, Chrysalis Gallery, Melbourne

2000

‘In Their Element’, Chrysalis Gallery, Melbourne

1999

New Academy Gallery, London

1997

‘Endless Night’, Coram Gallery, London

1995

‘Sleepless’, IMT at Tolarno Cafe, Melbourne

1994

‘A Blot on the Landscape’, Artefact Gallery, Melbourne

Selected Group Exhibitions

2014

‘The Bloke Show’ (invited artist RMIT Print Imaging Practice Residency),
 RMIT Project Space, Melbourne
 ‘Knowing Me Knowing You’, Arts Project, Melbourne
 ‘People I have worked with, People I have worked for and friends: Illustrated and other books – assembled by George Matoulas’, Gallery Langford 120, Melbourne

2013

‘Geelong Print Prize, Geelong Art Gallery
‘Footy exhibition’ The Artist’s Garden, Melbourne

2012

Beautiful Soup curated by Rona Green, St Helliers Street Gallery, Melbourne

2011

Pressing Matters, Jenny Port Gallery, Melbourne
Methodist Ladies College Art Show, Melbourne
Finalist, Rick Amor Print Prize, Montsalvat, Melbourne

2010

‘Stone Love’, Lancaster Press Gallery, Melbourne
52 Print Folio, Geelong Gallery, Victoria
Portrait Exchange, Arts Project, Melbourne
‘Footy exhibition’ The Artist’s Garden, Melbourne

2009

Prizewinner, Williamstown Art Prize, Melbourne
Finalist, R & M McGivern Art Prize, Maroondah Art Gallery, Melbourne
Geelong Print Prize, Geelong Gallery
Collaborations, Lancaster Press, Melbourne
BSG Works on Paper exhibition, Brunswick Street Gallery, Melbourne

2008

Winner, King Valley Art Prize, King Valley, Victoria
Lancaster Press Exhibition, Griffith Regional Art Gallery
Finalist, Black Swan Portrait Prize, Perth Town Hall
‘Footy exhibition’ The Artist’s Garden, Melbourne
Finalist, MacarthurCook Art Award, Melbourne  
‘Swinburne Centenary Exhibition’, Delshan Gallery, Melbourne

2007

‘Under the Southern Cross’, Deakin Museum of Art – Stonington Stables, Melbourne
‘Banyule Works on Paper’, Banyule City Council, Melbourne
‘Footy exhibition’ The Artist’s Garden, Melbourne

2006

‘Passion Printing’, Lancaster Press Gallery, Melbourne
 Finalist, ‘Robert Jacks Drawing Prize’, Bendigo Art Gallery
 ‘The Hanover Collection 2006’, Chrysalis Gallery, Melbourne
 ‘Swinburne Eclectic’, Delshan Gallery, Melbourne

2005

‘The Hanover Collection’ Inaugural print release, Chrysalis Gallery, Melbourne
‘Double Take’ Arts Project Australia, Melbourne
‘Important Works On Paper’, Crossley & Scott, Melbourne
‘The Coaches’ The Artist’s Garden, Melbourne
‘About Face’, 69 Smith St, Melbourne
‘Expansion’, Lancaster Press Gallery, Melbourne
‘Swinburne Eclectic’, Delshan Gallery, Melbourne
‘The Year in the Studio’ Chrysalis Gallery, Melbourne

2004

Between a Rock and a Hard Place, Lancaster Press Gallery, Melbourne
‘Great Grand Finals’ The Artist’s Garden, Melbourne (winner Best picture of the show)
Finalist Swan Hill Print and Drawing Acquisitive Awards, Swan Hill Regional Art Gallery, Victoria
Finalist Cromwell’s Art Prize, Cromwell’s Auction House, Sydney
‘Swinburne Eclectic’, Delshan Gallery, Melbourne
‘The Geelong Experience’, Little Malop Gallery, Geelong
‘The Age of Cartooning’, State Library of Victoria, Melbourne
Group exhibition & auction ‘Eat Street,’ Sofitel Melbourne
‘The Year in the Studio’ Chrysalis Gallery, Melbourne

2003

Finalist, Hazelhurst Art Award, Hazelhurst Regional Gallery, NSW
Finalist, Shell Fremantle Print Award, Western Australia
Methodist Ladies College, Melbourne

2002


Finalist, Mornington Peninsula Regional Gallery Works on Paper exhibition
Finalist, The Hutchins Art Prize, Long Gallery, Hobart
Crossley & Scott, Melbourne

2001

Finalist, Rena Ellen Jones Memorial Print Award, Warrnambool Art Gallery
Finalist, Darebin-La Trobe Acqusitive Art Prize, Bundoora, Melbourne
Finalist, The Hutchins Art Prize, Long Gallery, Hobart
‘The Garden of Earthly Delights’, Methodist Ladies College, Melbourne
‘Salon des Refusees’, SH Ervin Gallery, Sydney

2000

‘Eccentricity’, Montsalvat, Melbourne
Finalist, Shell Fremantle Print Award, Western Australia
ANZ Visual Arts Fellowship exhibition, Melbourne

1999

Metropolis Gallery, St Kilda
Manyung Gallery, Mt Eliza, Victoria
‘Show and Tell’, PGR art auction, St Kilda, Melbourne

1998

‘Salon des Graphiques’, New Academy Gallery, London

1997

London Print Workshop Open exhibition (first prize winner)
The Hunting Art Prizes, London & Glasgow
The Royal Academy of Arts Summer Exhibition, London
Short-listed for The Villiers David Prize, London
Art ’97, London Contemporary Art Fair (Coram Gallery)
Glasgow Art Fair (Coram Gallery)

1996

‘Border Crossings’, London Goodenough Trust, London

1994

Australia Week exhibition, Quo Quo Gallery, Hong Kong

1993

‘The St Kilda Show’, Linden Gallery,  Melbourne

1991

‘Multitude of Piece’, Malthouse Gallery, Melbourne
‘Cartoonists for Amnesty’, Westpac Gallery, Melbourne

Collections

State Library of Victoria, Deakin University, Monash University, University of Melbourne, State Library of Queensland, State Library of New South Wales, Swinburne University
National Library of Australia, St Vincents Hospital Melbourne, Museum of Sport, RACV Club Victoria, Pizzini Wines Victoria, Geelong Gallery (52 Print Folio)
2010 – Awarded Creative Fellowship, State Library of Victoria
2015 – Awarded Churchill Fellowship

Bibliography

‘Mixing Oil and Water’ by Jim Pavlidis, Imprint, Summer 2015
‘On a Roll Through the Past and Future’ by Jim Pavlidis, The Age, 16 October 2015
‘The Bloke Shoe’ by Jazmina Cininas, Imprint, Autumn 2015
‘Knowing Me Knowing You’ documentary by Shelley Farthing-Dawe
‘Where to draw the line?’ by Peta Mayer, ArtsHub, 28 August 2014
‘Multi-Storied’ radio 3RRR, 25 June 2014
‘Pulse TV’ Channel 31, 29 July 2014
‘Dancing As War Breaks Out’ by Jim Pavlidis, The Age, April 19, 2014
‘Pictures of an Intimate War’ by Jim Pavlidis, Imprint, Volume 49, Number 1, Autumn 2014
‘Egalitarian Space’ by Megan Backhouse, Art Guide, March/April 2014
‘Best Australian Political Cartoons 2013’ Edited by Russ Radcliffe, High Horse Books, 2013
‘Hindus Upset at Fairfax Cartoon’s Spin’ by Sarah Adams, artsHub.com, March 4, 2013
‘Narratives In The Fine Prints’ by Jim Pavlidis, The Age, August 25, 2012
‘Dance to the Music of Time’ by Jim Pavlidis, State Library of Victoria News 46, March 2011
‘Jim Pavlidis’ published by Macmillan Art Publishing 2010
‘Portrait Exchange’ Art Nation, ABC TV, Sunday 27 September 2010
Book review by Lorien Kaye, The Age A2, July 3, 2010
Book review Neos Kosmos, July 8, 2010
‘A Fresh Perspective’ by Suzy Freeman-Greene, The Age, May 22, 2010
‘Talking Pictures’ Insiders, ABC television, June 13, 2010
Exhibition review by Dan Rule, The Age A2, August 1, 2009
‘Humble and Happy, to me’ by Jim Pavlidis, The Age, May 9, 2009
‘A Pavlidian Odyssey Through Greece’, 6 minutes, theage.com.au, November 2007
‘Jim Pavlidis – Homeric Ode in Paint’ by Fotis Kapetopoulos, Neos Kosmos, November 12, 2007
‘Citius, Altius, Fortius, as the eggheads say’ by Nick Richardson, The Australian Literary Review, July 2007
‘Four Quarters – A Collection of Poems’ by Tome Petsinis, Art by Jim Pavlidis,
Published by Thompson Walker, 2006
‘Meanjin on Rock ‘n Roll’, 2006
Exhibition review by David Hansen, The Age A2, April 7, 2006
‘New McCullochs Encyclopedia of Australian Art’, 2006
‘Sightlines – Critical Guide’ by David Hansen, The Age, April 7, 2006
‘Seeing Life in the Stillness’ by Chris Beck, The Age, November 8, 2003
‘When the Sun Sets Over Carlton’, The Age, May 3, 2003
‘The Game They Paint in Heaven’ by Georgina Safe, The Australian, August 3, 2001
‘Icons of Belonging’ by Martin Flanagan, The Age, May 19, 2001
‘The Haunted Heart of Darkness’ by Anna King Murdoch, The Age, March 20, 1995