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Virginia Hilyard

Virginia Hilyard is an Australian filmmaker and screen artist who has worked extensively with film, video and sound, primarily within the context of space, the site and installation, reflecting her early training in architecture and sculpture. She was an important figure in the Sydney Super 8 scene in the 1980s, and regularly exhibited her works in Super 8 and video festivals in Sydney.

She has been producing and exhibiting work since 1985, working both as a solo artist and in collaboration with others. Her works have been exhibited in cities and regional centres throughout Australia, South East Asia, Europe, the UK, North America and Canada.

Date 
b. 1957
Period of activity 
from 1985

Lives and works

Australia
Selected works
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