Phillip Piperides

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Phillip Piperides

Contemplation 2 bronze 51×20×15cm stand (steel) 106×30×30cm

Phillip Piperides on the relevance of figurative sculpture in The Courier Male 31 October 2013
Figuritively speaking this sculptor keeps the faith.pdf

Exhibitions

2014
Phillip Piperides
2010
Sculpture 22
2010
Phillip Piperides 2010
2009
Sculpture 21

Biography

1956
Born Nicosi, Cyprus. Lives & works in Brisbane, QLD
1975
Queensland College of Art, Brisbane
Private sculpture classes with George Virine, Brisbane
1983-84
Study tour to Greece & Italy Sculptor, Vangilis Moustakas Foundry, Dimitri Gavallas Italy, Pietra Santa

Solo Exhibitions

2010
Robin Gibson Gallery, Sydney
2007
Delshan Gallery, Melbourne
2006
Delshan Gallery, Melbourne
2005
Robin Gibson Gallery, Sydney
Delshan Gallery, Melbourne
2002
Robin Gibson Gallery, Sydney
Delshan Gallery, Melbourne
2001
Bruton St Gallery, London
2000
Chapman Gallery, Canberra
Michel Sourgnes Fine Arts, Brisbane
Delshan Gallery, Melbourne
Robin Gibson Gallery, Sydney
1999
Michel Sourgnes Fine Arts, Brisbane
1998
Bruton St. Gallery, London
Chapman Gallery, Canberra
1997
Michel Sourgnes Fine Arts, Brisbane

Group Exhibitions

1999-2009
Annual Group Sculpture Exhibition, Robin Gibson Gallery, Sydney
1999 & 2000
Bruton St. Gallery, London
2007 & 2009
La Gallery, St Paul de Vence, France

Awards

  • 1989: Churchill Fellowship, Travel to Canada, USA and England to further knowledge in monumental castings

Commissions

2002
Sheraton Mirage, Gold Coast
1997
Private commission, Port Moresby PNG, Larger than life size horse and rider
Memorial to Peter Lacey, Surf Lifesaver, Gold Coast, 2.2m high bronze human figure
Memorial to survivors “Stinson Crash”, O’Reilley’s Guest House, Lamington National Park
1996
Australian Coat of Arms, Australian High Commission. Port Moresby, PNG, 3.3 × 2.3m life form in cast aluminium
Bronze figure of Hippocrates, Royal Brisbane Hospital Medical School, 2.2m high bronze
1994
Memorial to Banjo Patterson, Winton Shire Council, Life size Bronze
1993
Casting, Coat of Arms, series of 30 bronzes, Casting components of major Coat of Arms Commonwealth Law Courts Brisbane, For Keith Ward Design Pty Ltd
1992
Memorial figure of Lady Bowen, Greek Community Centre, Brisbane, 2.2m high bronze
1990
Portrait medallions, University of Queensland
City Council Crest, Brisbane City Council Botanic Gardens
Series of crest for Queensland Police department
1988
Bronze and sandstone group, Mount Isa Mines building, Brisbane
1987
Mermaid figures, Sheraton Mirage Ballroom, Gold Coast, Life size bronze
1986
Group of three contemporary pieces, Gold Coast International Hotel
1985
Portrait figure, Sir Joh Bjelke-Petersen

Collections

  • Phillip Piperides has work represented in public and private collections throughout Australia as well as the USA, Greece, UK, Switzerland and South Africa.
  • Collection Silvio Berlusconi, Prime Minister of Italy (13 works)


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