From the Artist
For me, painting is an endless search for discovery, reflective thinking, and invention based upon my ancestral heritage. The motifs, images, and icons found in my work are copied, reshaped, and integrated into a contemporary artistic aesthetic.
—From http://www.jamesphillips-artist.com/Artists_Statement.html, accessed 7-5-2021
The paintings of James Phillips offer unique visual interpretation of sound and movement. Phillips demonstrates a vast knowledge of color and immense mastery of his chosen medium. Much of what he conveys through his imagery is inspired by his early arts education and an intrinsic understanding of rhythm and its diverse applications.
—From Brandywine Workshop and Archives records
James Phillips is a painter, printmaker, and muralist born in Brooklyn, NY. He studied at the Printing Trade School, New York City, and Philadelphia College of Art (now University of the Arts) and Fleisher Art Memorial, Philadelphia. He received a...Read More ⟶