JAMES DRINKWATER

James Drinkwater 'Cotomax!!!' 2018 oil on hardboard 104 x 122 cM

BIOGRAPHY

James Drinkwater (1983) studied at the National Art School, Sydney (2001) and has held solo exhibitions since 2004 in Sydney, Melbourne, Newcastle and internationally in London and Singapore. His work has been included in group exhibitions throughout Australia and internationally in Berlin, Leipzig and London. Drinkwater has been awarded the Brett Whiteley Travelling Scholarship (2014), the John Olsen National Art School Life Drawing Prize (2002) and has been a finalist in the Wynne Prize, Sulman Prize, John Glover Art Prize, Paddington Art Prize, Doug Moran Portrait Prize, Dobell Drawing Prize and the Salon de Refuses. He has undertaken international residencies in Germany, Kenya, Paris and Tahiti. Drinkwater’s work is held in the collections of the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Artbank and several significant regional and tertiary collections.

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JAMES DRINKWATER’S SURVEY ‘THE SEA CALLS ME BY NAME’ CURRENT AT NEWCASTLE ART GALLERY TO 11 AUGUST 2019

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JAMES DRINKWATER INTERVIEWED BY CHLOE MANDRYK IN NEW ISSUE OF ART ALMANAC, JUNE 2019

James Drinkwater: the sea calls me by name 30 May 2019 | Chloe Mandryk In speaking with James Drinkwater ahead of a major survey show at Newcastle Art Gallery we explore his porous approach to painting where an intriguing conceptual and material web is crafted, it’s a structure with space for transience, like a dream-catcher.…

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⁣ JAMES DRINKWATER FEATURED IN THE NEW ISSUE 47 OF ‘ARTIST PROFILE’⁣⁣

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AMBER WALLIS AND JAMES DRINKWATER IN ‘THE WHITELEY AT 20: TWENTY YEARS OF THE BRETT WHITELEY TRAVELLING ART SCHOLARSHIP’ AT SH ERVIN, SYDNEY UNTIL MAY 5

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JAMES DRINKWATER INCLUDED IN GARY HEERY ‘COLLABORATIVE PORTRAITS’ LIMITED EDITION PUBLICATION

James Drinkwater 'I love you heavily' 2018 oil on hardboard 104 x 122 cm

NICHOLAS THOMPSON GALLERY REPRESENTING JAMES DRINKWATER IN VICTORIA

Nicholas Thompson Gallery is delighted to announce the representation of James Drinkwater in Victoria . James Drinkwater (1983) studied at the National Art School, Sydney (2001) and has held solo exhibitions since 2004 in Sydney, Melbourne, Newcastle and internationally in London and Singapore. His work has been included in group exhibitions throughout Australia and internationally…