Jim Pavlidis is a Melbourne based painter and printmaker, exhibiting since 1994. His work is held in collections including the National Gallery of Australia, the State Library of Victoria and he has been awarded both the Churchill Fellowship and the Melbourne Press Club Quill. Jim Pavlidis is also known for his work at The Age. where he has been a press artist, designer and illustrator/cartoonist in two stints since 1987.
He won the Rick Amor Print Prize in 2015.
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Recent exhibitions include
2018 Footy, PG Printmaker Gallery, Melbourne 2017 Recent Work, Langford 120, Melbourne 2015 Once Upon This Time, Langford 120 2014 Accounts Of My Dancing Evenings – Season 1914, Geelong Art Gallery; Accounts Of My Dancing Evenings – Season 1914, Dianne Tanzer & Projects, Melbourne 2013 Prints, Gecko Studio, Fish Creek 2012 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 2006 You Can’t Put Your Arms Around A Memory, Chapman & Bailey, Melbourne 2003 Crazy Heart, Chrysalis Gallery 2001 In Their Element, Chrysalis Gallery
2020 Hague, Lancaster, Pavlidis, Ricardo, Queenscliff Gallery & Workshop; 20, Tacit Galleries, Melbourne 2019 The Journey of Violets, Printmaker Gallery, Melbourne; Editions, Tacit Galleries 2018 Edge, Langford 120, Melbourne; Antipodean Palette, Steps Gallery, Melbourne; Editions, Tacit Galleries 2017 Geelong Print Prize, Geelong Art Gallery; Leather Poisoning: Football Possessions, Counihan Gallery, Melbourne; Art On The Page, Baillieu Library, University of Melbourne; VCA 9x5 Now, Margaret Lawrence Gallery, Melbourne; Imaginings, Neospace, Melbourne; Let Them Stay, European Beer Museum, Stenay, France; Between A Rock and a Hard Place, The Art Vault, Mildura; Behind The Lines, Museum of Australian Democracy, Canberra; The Art Of Football, The Art Vault 2016 National Works On Paper Award, Mornington Peninsula Regional Gallery; Between A Rock and a Hard Place, Megalo Print Gallery, Canberra; Lettered, Queenscliff Gallery and Workshop; Red Ball, Red Gallery, Melbourne 2015 Rick Amor Print Prize, Montsalvat, Melbourne [Winner]; Magical, Neospace 2014 People I have worked with, Langford 120 2013 Geelong Print Prize, Geelong Art Gallery