Merilyn Fairskye

Merilyn Fairskye is a Sydney-based artist who exhibits widely both in Australia and overseas. Her artwork encompasses a broad range of media and methods from public artwork to video installations, films and photo-based works. Her work has been shown in many film/video festivals around the world including the Al Jazeera International Documentary Film Festival, Doha; the International Film Festival Rotterdam; Videobrasil; Oberhausen Short Film Festival; Kassel Documentary Film Festival; Sydney Film Festival; and in exhibitions in art museums including the MOMA, New York; Tate Modern, London; Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam; Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney; Art Gallery of NSW, Sydney; and the National Palace Museum, Taipei. Her work is represented in numerous Australian and international public collections. Merilyn Fairskye’s work has been recognised through many awards including a Rockefeller Foundation residency at Bellagio, Italy and PS1 Museum, NY.