Create NSW Grant

I am pleased and excited to have received a grant from Create NSW, as part of its Arts and Cultural Development Program. The grant is in support of my project The Materiality of Memory to assist me in participating in the B#Side War festival in Treviso, Italy as well as undertaking a marble sculpting course in Carrara, also in Italy.

Gunyah Artist in Residence Program

I am very pleased to have been selected for the 2018 Gunyah Artist in Residence (AIR) Program in August next year!                                                                                     



The video work No,No,No will be exhibited in the B#Side War Project in Treviso, Italy from 8 December 2017 to 29 January 2018. This iteration, the first of three cycles in the B#Side War Project, focuses on the concept of Impermanence.
Impermanence accompanies the visitor through a suggestive narrative, dedicated to the concepts of memory linked to war experience and inherent loss of identity:



2017 Fisher’s Ghost Art Award

My video and installation Unknitting/Rewind is a finalist in the 2017 Fisher’s Ghost Art Award.


Video, knitted textile, timber chair.
Video: Kuba Doriabialski.

Exhibition: From 28 October 2017

Official opening night and award announcement: Friday 3 November           Location: 1 Art Gallery Rd, Campbelltown 2560

PhD Exhibition December 2016

Installation view


Sylvia Griffin, December 2016. from Sylvia Griffin on Vimeo.

An exhibition at Sydney College of the Arts, University of Sydney.



A group exhibition at

Her Moving Presence

Fri, Feb 5, 2016 18:00
Sat, Feb 20, 2016 19:00
Airspace Projects

Absent Presence, Projection, Gallery view

Absent Presence, Projection, Gallery view

10 Junction St, Marrickville NSW 2204

Opening: Friday 5 February 6pm – 8pm

Curated by Yvette Hamilton and Danica Knezevic.

Her Moving Presence is an exhibition of moving image work by twelve female artists. The exhibition navigates implied, and actual, presence through the mediums of video, projection, interactivity and screen based performance.

Ella Condon, Fiona Davies, Kath Fries, Sylvia Griffin, Yvette Hamilton, Melissa Howe, Danica Knezevic, Vivienne Linsley, Sarah Breen Lovett, Sara Morawetz, Katy Plummer, and Tamara Voninski


A group exhibition curated by Carrie Miller featuring Lucas Davidson, Debra Dawes, Anne Ferran, Sylvia Griffin and Carolyn McKay.

July 16 – August 8 2015

Catalogue here: Doing Time Catalogue

Reviews here:
Doing Time | The Art Life


62nd Blake Prize 2013

That Which Remains








That Which Remains has been selected for the 62nd Blake Prize

at Galleries UNSW College of Fine Arts,                                                                        cnr Oxford St & Greens Rd, Paddington.                                                                          18 Oct – 16 Nov 2013, Tues – Sat 10:00am – 5:00pm.