James Wylie is an artist based in Tāmaki Makaurau, Auckland, Aotearoa, New Zealand and completed his Masters at Elam School of Fine Arts in 2018.
Wylie’s work addresses issues of technological progress, promoting care and understanding in a time of rapid change. Wylie was a co-founder of the artist-run space, Snake Pit.
recall, Taiwan International Video Art Exhibition, Taipei, Taiwan, 19th October 2018
Blue Spring, National Contemporary Art Award, Waikato Museum Te Whare Taonga o Waikato, Hamilton, 3rd August 2018
Refresh (but none of us know what a city is), Estuary Art and Ecology Prize, Malcolm Smith Gallery, Auckland, 9th July 2018
Giovanni and (untitled) in fine moon, poor tuning (group), Meanwhile Gallery, Wellington 3rd July 2018
Selected Exhibitions (previous):
Porgies (with Sam Thomas), Ramp Gallery, Hamilton (2016)
Have a Summer (with Karl Bayly), Pilot Gallery, Hamilton (2015)
International Artists Initiated (group), David Dale Gallery, Glasgow, Scotland (2014)
RE: 400 (with Thomas Hinton and David Cooper), Pilot Gallery, Hamilton (2014)
Club Mirage, (group) Sue Crockford Gallery, Auckland (2013)
Expanded Map (co- curated with Ruth Watson), RM Gallery, Auckland (2013)
Three Mile Island (with David Cooper), Snake Pit Gallery, Auckland (2012)