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John Phillips  1952, US

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1952 Born in Chicago, IL (US)

1975 BFA , University of Colorado, Boulder

1978 Whitney Fellow, Whitney Museum of American Art ISP, New York

1979 MFA, School of the Art Institute of Chicago

1999 Illinois Arts Council Grant

Awards 1978 Whitney Fellowship, Whitney Museum ISP

1982 Illinois Arts Council Grant

1983 National Endowment for the Arts, Visual Artist Fellowship, Painting

1997 Percent for Art Commission, 911 Emergency Center
Tiffany Finalist

2006 McCormick Place commission

2008 Nominated Joan Mitchell

2011 Nominated National Academy

Lives and works in Chicago, IL (US)

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Public exhibitions (Selection) 23  Please report missing Information

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   John Phillips - Tony Wight Gallery (former Bodybuilder & Sportsman Gallery), Chicago, IL

   John Phillips - Galerie Kusseneers, Antwerp

   Hot Mix: John Phillips selected work 1979 - 2004 - A + D Gallery - Columbia College Chicago, Chicago, IL

   John Phillips: Selections from the Series "A Contemporary Odyssey" - Smart Museum of Art, Chicago, IL


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   Aaa 75Th Anniversary Print Portfolio Exhibition - Martin Art Gallery, Allentown, PA

   American Abstract Artists: Aaa’S 75Th Anniversary Portfolio Exhibition - Sarah Moody Gallery - University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL
Description  Dynamic Invention: American Abstract Artists at 75 - Brattleboro Museum and Art Center, Brattleboro, VT

   American Abstract Artists International: 75th Anniversary - ParisCONCRET, Paris

   American Abstract Artists 75th Anniversary - O.K. Harris Works of Art, New York City, NY

   Don't Piss on Me and Tell Me it's Raining - Apexart, New York City, NY

   Teasers and Pleasers - Galerie Kusseneers, Antwerp

   Stefan Annerel, Andrew Graves, John Phillips - Galerie Kusseneers, Antwerp
   American Abstract Artists: Tribute to Esphyr Slobodkina - The Painting Center, New York City, NY

   Bright - I space, Chicago, IL
   Material Matter - Sideshow Gallery, New York City, NY

   Eloquent Papers - Galerie Kusseneers, Antwerp
   The (o) Show - Ramapo College Art Galleries, Mahwah, NJ

   The O Show - An Exhibition That Embraces The Round - SICA - The Shore Institute Of The Contemporary Arts, Long Branch, NJ
   Optical Simulations, American Abstract Artists - Yellow Bird Gallery, Newburgh, NY
   IDEAL - Selections from the American Abstract Artists - Metaphor Contemporary Art, New York City, NY

   It looks easy: a cross section of recent painting in Chicago - Gallery 400 - University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL

   Emerging 1983 - The Renaissance Society at The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL

   Critical Perspectives: Curators and Artists - MoMA PS1, New York City, NY


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 Galerie Kusseneers, Antwerp


 Tony Wight Gallery (former Bodybuilder & Sportsman Gallery), Chicago, IL


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Last update: 27 August 2014
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