FAC RESIDENCY ARTIST HIGHLIGHT
Caroline Phillips is a visual artist based in Melbourne, Australia. Working primarily in sculpture and installation, her materially based works have been exhibited nationally and internationally including the George Paton Gallery, Melbourne, First Draft Gallery, Sydney, the Cité International des Arts, Paris and the Slade School of Art, London. Phillips has been awarded a number of grants and residencies including NAVA Australian Artists’ Grant, City of Melbourne Arts Project Grant, Arts Victoria VicArts Grant, Australian Tapestry Workshop Artist in Residence and the Art Gallery of New South Wales Moya Dyring Paris Residency. Caroline also works as an independent curator and her most recent project The f Word; Contemporary Feminist Art in Australia was presented at two major regional Victorian galleries in 2014. Caroline is currently studying a PhD at the Victorian College of the Arts (University of Melbourne), School of Art and her research project explores the relational in contemporary feminist art practices.