Emma Phillips
Based in Melbourne, Australia

Education

2017     MFA, University of Hartford, Hartford, USA
2010    BA Photography, RMIT University, Melbourne, Australia

Solo Exhibitions

2017     Greetings, CAVES, Melbourne, Australia
2016     A Light on the Wall, Neospace, Melbourne, Australia
2014     SALT, Xishuangbanna Foto Festival, Yunnan Province, China
2013     SALT, Edmund Pearce Gallery, Melbourne, Australia

Group Exhibitions

2018    Josephine Ulrick & Win Schubert Photography Award, HOTA, Gold Coast, Australia
2018    Stories We Tell Ourselves, curated by Ashlyn Davis, wrong gallery, Marfa, USA 
2018     The Art of Collecting, Centre for Contemporary Photography, Melbourne Australia
2018     National Photographic Portrait Prize, National Portrait Gallery, Canberra, Australia
2017     An unorthodox flow of images, curated by Naomi Cass and Pippa Milne, Centre for Contemporary Photography, Melbourne, Australia
2017     Spring 1883, curated by Kez Hughes & Storm Gold, CAVES, Sydney, Australia
2017     13, curated by Robert Lyons, Joseloff Gallery, Hartford, USA
2017     Specimen, curated by Giles Fielke, Centre for Contemporary Photography, Melbourne, Australia
2013     Lose/You, curated by Jordan Sullivan, The Jane Hotel, New York City, USA
2012     The Wild & The Innocent, curated by Jordan Sullivan, Clic Gallery, New York City, USA
2010     Kodak Salon, Centre for Contemporary Photography, Melbourne, Australia
2010     Blow Up, Guildford Lane Gallery, Melbourne, Australia

Selected Bibliography & Press

Hoogwaerts, Romke, ‘Exhibition Review’, Humble Arts Foundation, online, 2017
Moglia, Marie, ‘photobook / vol. 1’, Fisheye Magazine, pg. 23-25, 2017
Filardo, Michael, ‘Photo-Eye Book of the Week’, Photo-Eye, online, 2016
Gillespie, Katherine, ’Gently Unsettling Small Town Photographs’, VICE Magazine, online, 2016
Rule, Dan, ‘A Light on the Wall’, Perimeter Editions, pg. 1, 2016
‘36 Photographs & 20 Poems’, 205-A, pg. 12, 2015
Moglia, Marie, ‘SALT’, Fisheye Magazine, online, 2015
Sarjeant, Iain, ‘Contemporary Landscape Photography’, Another Place, online, 2015
Poggi, Lauren, ‘A Photo Book, With Words’, NY Times T Magazine, online, 2015
‘Planet SALT’, Smith Journal, online, 2015
Lee, Sally, ‘Salt’, The Daily Mail, online, 2015
Schiller, Jakob, ‘A Beautiful Salt Refinery’, Wired Magazine, online, 2014
Gerasimenko, Ksenia, ‘Emma Phillips: Salt’, Bleek Magazine, online, 2014
Moya, Dennis & Baehler, Tiffany, ‘Emma Phillips: Interview’, Ligature, online, 2014
Xi, Zhang, ‘Emma Phillips: as is the illusion of salt scenery’ Photoworld Magazine, online, 2014
Levy, Tim, ‘Salt: Emma Phillips’, photodoco, online, 2015
Oasis, Bloom Publishing, pg. 38-39, 2014
‘Emma Phillips: SALT’, Losko Magazine, online, 2014
Rich, Conor, ‘The Value of Self-Publishing’, PDN Magazine, pg. 41-43, 2014
MacDonald, Rob, ‘Salt: Plate III’, Sixth Finch, online, 2014
Orr, Gillian, ‘Emma Phillips: White Out’ The Independant (New Review), pg. 21-22, 2014
Smith, Leesa, ‘Emma Phillips: Salt’, The Daily Mail, online, 2014
Skidmore, Maisie, ‘Photography’, Its Nice That, online, 2014
Teicher, Jordan, ‘Minimalist photos of an Australian salt mine’, Slate, online, 2014 ‘Australian Photographers’, Lost At E Minor, online, 2014
Arena, Gianpaolo, ‘Mountains are Discontinuity’, Landscape Stories issue 15, online, 2014
Harries, Jack, ‘Emma Phillips’, The Heavy Collective, online, 2014
Keijser, Hester, ‘Emma Phillips: Salt’, The Independent Photobook, online, 2014
Katyal, Manik, ‘Emma Phillips: Salt’, Emaho Magazine, online, 2014
Katyal, Manik, ‘The Most Interesting Photobooks of 2013’, Emaho Magazine, online, 2014
Brierley, Paige ‘Emma Phillips: Salt’, Monster Children, online, 2013
Rule, Dan, ‘Your weekend: In the galleries’, The Age, pg. 42, 2013
‘Emma Phillips’, Helmut Magazine, pg. 63-65, 2013
Maker, Morgan, ‘The Wild & The Innocent’, Dazed Digital, online, 2012

Catalogues

2016     A Light on the Wall, Perimeter Editions
2015     Untitled, Particle Books
2013     SALT, Self-Published

Awards

2018    Josephine Ulrick & Win Schubert Photography Award (finalist)
2018    National Photographic Portrait Prize (finalist)
2018    MACK First Book Award (nominee)
2017     Stanley Fellman Award, University of Hartford
2015    Australian Photobook of the Year (finalist)
2014     Golden Peacock Nomination for Excellent Photography Works, Xishuangbanna Foto Festival
2010    Irwin & McLaren Landscape Award, RMIT University (finalist)