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James Baines  Sydney, Australia




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Australian artist, born in 1944, James Baines’ artistic expression began with a series of portraits from the Sydney community in which he lived as a child. By the age of 15 he was accepted for the National Arts School ‘ a rare recognition of his precious talent from an institute which normally only accepted students over 18.

His works are on display and private collections in the United States, South America, Asia, Europe, United Kingdom and Australia.

From his early awards at art college in 1960 to the 2006 International Artist magazine Best Landscape Award by International Artist magazine, James has won many awards including being highly commended in the Internationally reputed Doug Moran National Portrait prize.

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Louisa geddes

05.21.2014 @ 3:49 AM

Hi James
Thanks for the images and cd. Did you receive my cards Hope all is well Louisa

Sue costello

09.19.2013 @ 5:07 AM

Dear James,
I live in Broome and love your painting of Broome's History
Where is it ? Can I purchase it?
How do I go about finding it
regards Sue


11.11.2007 @ 7:34 PM

The two paintings of James Baine are very different from each other. I am surprised you would use two such different images to represent yourself, but, then, as with so many artists, you seem to work in different styles depending on your purposes, the old "art for myself, and art for display (or whatever). Anyway, leaning more towards abstraction myself, I like the lines color, shapes and energy of the first particularly.

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