Kylie Banyard is a finalist in The Len Fox Painting Award, a biennial acquisitive painting prize, at Castlemaine Art Museum, 12 March - 13 June 2022.

image: Kylie Banyard, Holding ground 2, 2020, oil and acrylic on canvas, 92 x 92 cm

Kylie Banyard has collaborated with Jessie Boylan to produce Rising gently about here, a facade commission for La Trobe Art Institute, Bendigo. Rising gently about here is the result of the artists' experiments with historical and contemporary photographs, maps, topographical drawings, oil paint and watercolour. Until 8 March.

Kylie Banyard is in the two-person exhibition, The Heroine Paint: Kylie Banyard and Amber Rose Wallis, curated by Kezia Geddes, at Lismore Regional Gallery, 12 June – 1 August.

Installation view courtesy Lismore Regional Gallery

Kylie Banyard’s ‘The Library’, from her 2019 solo exhibition ‘Blue Ridge Moon’, is included in The view from here: Women artists in the UNSW Art Collection. This exhibition celebrates the many extraordinary works by women artists in the university’s collection, and can be viewed via this link.

The Library (detail), 2019, oil and acrylic on canvas, 137 x 152 cm. Photo: Docqment

Kylie Banyard is in ‘The National 2019: New Australian Art’, at the Museum of Contemporary Art Australia. The National presents the latest ideas and forms in contemporary Australian art, curated across three of Sydney’s premier cultural institutions: the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Carriageworks and the Museum of Contemporary Art Australia. A 6-year initiative over 3 editions in 2017, 2019 and 2021, the curatorial vision for the exhibition represents a mix of emerging, mid-career and established artists drawn from around the country and Australian artists practising overseas. 29 March – 23 June 2019.

Photo: Jacquie Manning