Rosslynd Piggott


Rosslynd Piggott: Solo Exhibition, NGV

Posted 23/01/2019

A major solo exhibition of Rosslynd Piggott's practice will be held at the National Art Gallery of Victoria. The exhibition is titled I sense you but I cannot see you and will run from 12 April - 18 August 2019. More information can be found here.


ROSSLYND PIGGOTT: Garden fracture/ mirror in vapour: part 3 at Martin Grant Showroom, Paris

Posted 17/11/2018

Rosslynd Piggott is presenting a selection of work from her exhibition at Museo del Vetro, Murano,  at Martin Grant Showroom, Paris. The exhibition, Garden fracture/ mirror in vapour: part 3, will run 16 - 26 November. 


Eugene Carchesio, Rosslynd Piggott: 'weep for painting: seven non-occasions' MARS Gallery, Melbourne

Posted 07/09/2017

 Eugene Carchesio and Rosslynd Piggott are included in weep for painting: seven non-occasions, a group show curated by Domenico de Clario at MARS Gallery, Melbourne. The exhibition seeks to understand how the selected artists have responded to an experience of reverence for another artist's work. The exhibition runs from Thursday 31 August to Saturday 16 September.

Rosslynd Piggott: 'Garden Fracture / Mirror in Vapour', Murano Glass Museum, Spazio Conterie, Venice

Posted 03/08/2017

The work of Rosslynd Piggott will appear at a solo exhibition Garden Fracture / Mirror in Vapour at Venice's famous Murano, Glass Museum, Spazio Conterie. For three years Piggott worked in Murano in perfect harmony with the maestro Maurizio Vidal, an expert engraver who more than any other has learned the secrets of his art. The exhibition opens on the Friday 29 September and runs until Sunday 3 December 2017.


Gordon Bennett, Eugene Carchesio, Rosslynd Piggott: 'Every Brilliant Eye: Australian Art of the 1990s' opens at NGV Ian Potter Centre

Posted 02/06/2017

 Work by artists Gordon Bennett, Eugene Carchesio and Rosslynd Piggott can be seen at Every Brilliant Eye: Australian Art of the 1990s, an exhibition exploring a dynamic decade in Australian art. Drawn from the National Gallery of Victoria Collection, it provides an in depth look at a period characterised by dramatic change as artists adopted new technologies and increasingly heterogeneous approaches to making art.

ROSSLYND PIGGOTT: Murano Glass Museum, ex Conterie, Venice, Italyr

Posted 04/10/2016

New work by Rosslynd Piggott will be exhibited as part of 'Murano Glass Museum, ex Conterie'. Curated by Gabriella Belli and Chiara Squarcina the exhibition showcases work produced from the glass factories of Venice. Opening 7 October 2016 the exhibiton will run until 25 April 2017. Read more.



Posted 26/09/2015

A number of paintings by Louise Hearman, Rosslynd Piggott's High Bed 1998, and Stuart Ringholt's Baroque Chair 2015 will be on display at the National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne as part of the exhibition Lurid Beauty: Australian Surrealism and it's Echoes. The exhibition traces the development of Surrealism in Australian art, juxtaposing historical and contemporary work.  The exhibition runs from the 9 October 2015 until 31 January 2016.


Posted 27/03/2015

Rosslynd Piggott features as part of the exhibition '21st Century Heide: The collection since 2000' at the Heide Museum of Modern Art, Victoria. The exhibition will showcase over 1500 works that have been accquired since the turn of the century, including Piggott's work Tremor'21st Century Heide' runs from 28 March until 14 June.


Rosslynd Piggott: Drawing now (Melbourne Now)

Posted 20/12/2013

As part of Melbourne Now, Rosslynd Piggott has been included in the exhibition Drawing Now. The show is open at the Ian Potter Centre, National Gallery of Victoria from 22 November, 2013 - 23 March, 2014.


Melbourne now: National Gallery of Victoria

Posted 27/11/2013

The following artists are included in the National Gallery of Victoria's exhibition 'Melbourne Now,' open 22 November 2013 - 23 March 2014.

Reading the Space: Contemporary Australian Drawing 4

Posted 22/08/2013

Jon Cattapan, Judy Watson and Rosslynd Piggott will feature in Reading the Space: Contemporary Australian Drawing 4 at the New York Studio School. The exhibition runs 6 August - 6 September 2013.

Rosslynd Piggott: Murmur

Posted 25/06/2013

Rosslynd Piggott is the guest-curator for The Johnston Collection's annual 'house of ideas' Fairhall tour. Piggott's installation Murmur runs 1 July - 23 October.

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Jon Cattapan, Robert Hunter & Rosslynd Piggott: Vibrant Matter

Posted 09/04/2013

Jon Cattapan, Robert Hunter, and Rosslynd Piggott will be shown in Vibrant Matter, an exhibition at the TarraWarra Museum of Art, running 20 April - 16 June 2013.

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Negotiating this world: Contemporary Australian Art

Posted 15/11/2012

A number of artists are featured in Negotiating this world: Contemporary Australian Art at the National Gallery of Victoria. The exhibition runs 28 September 2012 - 25 February 2013.

The accompanying catalogue: 101 Contemporary Australian Artists features the work of Vernon Ah Kee, Richard Bell, Vivienne Binns, Eugene Carchesio, Jon Cattapan, Aleks Danko, Bonita Ely, Tim Johnson, Peter Kennedy, Tom Nicholson, Rosslynd Piggott, and Gareth Sansom. 

Ten Years of Contemporary Australian Art: The James C. Sourris AM Collection

Posted 22/10/2011

A number of artists represented by Milani Gallery will be included in an upcoming exhibition at the Gallery of Modern Art, Brisbane.

Ten Years of Contemporary Art features highlights from the collection of James C. Sourris AM.

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Posted 02/03/2011

A solo exhibition by Rosslynd Piggott opens at the TarraWarra Museum of Art, Victoria in April. Dividing Infinity: A Room for Painting will feature recent and new paintings by Piggott, who has recently been awarded a prestigious residency at the British School, Rome. Piggott will have a solo exhibition with Milani Gallery in late 2011. Dividing Infinity: A Room for Painting 2 April - 19 June, TarraWarra Museum of Art, Healesville, Victoria.






Posted 01/12/2010

Rosslynd Piggott has been awarded a prestigious residency at The British School, Rome. The residency was awarded to Rosslynd by The Australia Council for the Arts, and she will have an exhibition of new work at Milani Gallery following the residency,  in late 2011. 


The 17th Biennale of Sydney has opened

Posted 14/05/2010

The Beauty of Distance: Songs of Survival in a Precarious Age is the title to the 17th Biennale of Sydney with David Elliott as its curator. There are 166 artists from more than 36 countries participating in the exhibition. Among the artists being shown, there are 65 Australian artists and 3 of which we represent: Aleks Danko, Rosslynd Piggott, and Jemima Wyman. You can view the latest news and information about the Biennale here:


Posted 13/02/2010

Aleks Danko, Rosslynd Piggot and Jemima Wyman have been selected to exhibit in the 17th Sydney Biennale, The Beauty of Distance: Songs of Survival in a Precarious Age. The exhibition opens May 12.

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Rosslynd Piggott at the Art Gallery of Ballarat

Posted 15/08/2009

An edited version of Rosslynd Piggot's major installation Extract: In 3 Parts, will go on display at the Art Gallery of Ballarat later this month. Originally presented at the Australian Centre for Contemporary Art, Melbourne, Extract in 3 Parts was the 2008 Helen Macpherson Smith Trust Commission. Rosslynd Piggott, Extract in 3 Parts, Art Gallery of Ballarat, 21 August - 27 September 2009.


Soft Sculpture

Posted 06/06/2009

Works  by Rosslynd Piggott and Luke Roberts are currently on display at the National Gallery of Australia, Canberra, as part of the exhibition, Soft Sculpture. Curated by Lucina Ward, Soft Sculpture looks at the way which artists use unconventional materials to challenge the idea of sculpture.