James Jones

Born
1963 Goulburn, NSW, Australia
Education
1994 Residency at Cite` Internationale des Arts, Paris
1987-1990 Diploma of Art (painting), National Art School, Sydney
1985-1986 Bachelor of Arts (Philosophy Major) Macquarie University, NSW
1983 Bachelor of Arts University of Canberra
Solo exhibitions
2018 Concussed, King Street Gallery on William, Sydney
2015 Taceo King Street Gallery on William
2013 Nuance King Street Gallery on William
2011 Moments King Street Gallery on William
2008 Free King Street Gallery on William
2006 Echo king street gallery on burton, Sydney
2004 Pieces king street gallery on burton
2002 Gypsy king street gallery on burton
2000 e’lan king street gallery on burton
1998 Fractured Coventry Gallery, Sydney
1997 Taste Coventry Gallery
1996 Vehicles of the Epoch Coventry Gallery
1993 Levellers Coventry Gallery
1991 Place Coventry Gallery
Group exhibitions [selected]
2017 New gallery space opening show King Street Gallery on William, Sydney
2016 End of year show King Street Gallery on William
2014 David Floyd’s Painted Box King Street Gallery on William
2013 Last but not least King Street Gallery on William
Looking forward King Street Gallery on William
2012 Stand up close [remembering Ron Lambert] Wollongong City Gallery, NSW
NSW Parliament Plein Air Painting Prize NSW Parliament House, Sydney
Lyricism [the abstract in art] King Street Gallery on William
Waverley Art Prize Waverley Art Centre, Sydney
Packsaddle New England Regional Art Museum, NSW
2011 Artist’s artists Benalla Regional Gallery, Vic
2010 Packsaddle New England Regional Gallery
Everything and nothing King Street Gallery on William
NSW Parliament Plein Air Painting Prize NSW Parliament House
MacBank [Noosa long weekend] Noosa Regional Gallery, NSW
2006 The Blake Prize Salon Des Refuse, Sydney
2005 Waverley Art Prize Waverley Art Centre
Sceggs Redlands Art Prize Mosman Regional Gallery, Sydney
Last show of the year king street gallery on burton, Sydney
2004 Last show of the year king street gallery on burton
2003 King Street Gallery at Span Galleries Span Galleries, Melbourne
King Street Gallery on Burton
2002 King Street Gallery at Span Galleries Span Galleries
2001 Monochromatic king street gallery on burton
Last show of the year king street gallery on burton
Packsaddle New England Regional Art Museum
Bat, Ball and Brush: A Summer of Cricket and Art at the SCG,  Sydney
2000 Melbourne Art Fair 2000 King Street Gallery, Royal Exhibition Building, Melbourne
Last show of the year king street gallery on burton
1999 Fishers Ghost Art Award Campbelltown City Bicentennial Art Gallery, Campbelltown
Willoughby City Council Art Prize, Sydney
Sea Festival, Sydney
1997 Horizon line king street gallery on burton
1993 Chandler Coventry – A Private Collection Campbelltown City Bicentennial Art Gallery
1992 Wynne Prize Exhibition Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney
Selected Archibald, Wynne & Sulman Prizes-1992 Campbelltown City Bicentennial Art Gallery (touring regional galleries in Australia)
Terracollaboratis king street gallery on burton
Waverley Council Art Prize, Sydney
Fishers Ghost Art Award Campbelltown City Bicentennial Art Gallery
Aspects of landscape Coventry Gallery
1991 Coventry Gallery
Fishers Ghost Art Award Campbelltown City Bicentennial Art Gallery
1990 Works Gallery, Sydney
Icons sanctuary in the Haus Arthaus Gallery, Sydney
The good, the bad & the ugly Cell Block Theatre, National Art School, Sydney
Goulburn City Council Art Prize Goulburn Regional Art Gallery, Goulburn, NSW
The Sydney Morning Herald Heritage Scholarship Blaxland Gallery, Sydney
Windsor & Newton Australian Art Award Coventry Gallery
National Art School Graduate Exhibition Cell Block Theatre
1989 Goulburn City Council Art Prize Goulburn Regional Art Gallery
1987 Waverley Youth Art Award Bondi Pavilion Gallery, Sydney
Awards
2000 Waverly Art Prize (highly commended)
1999 Winner, Willoughby City Council Prize
1997 Winner, Giants Creek Art Prize
1992 Waverley Council Art Prize (highly commended)
1990 Winner, Gruner Prize, Art Gallery of New South Wales
Winner, Windsor & Newton Australian Art Award
Goulburn City Council Art Prize, Goulburn Regional Art Gallery (highly commended)
1989 Goulburn City Council Art Prize, Goulburn Regional Art Gallery (highly commended)
Collections
Allen, Arthur, Robinson, Sydney News Corporation, Australia
Establishment Hotel, Sydney Out Back Arts, Qld
Macquarie Bank, Sydney Windsor & Newton, UK
Bibliography
1994 Drury, Neville: Images 2 Contemporary Australian Painting
1993 Garside, Sioux: Chandler Coventry Private Collection Catalogue
1992 Lynn, Elwyn: “Freud’s Cold, Naked Truth,” The Australian, Nov 21
1991 Dodd,Terri: “Who Dares Wins,” Australian Artist Magazine, Feb