PHOTO LIVE with Hayley Millar-Baker


On Monday 4 May, Assistant Curator at Murray Art Museum Albury, Nanette Orly spoke with artist Hayley Millar-Baker about morphing fact with fiction and the future of storytelling.

Hayley Millar-Baker is a contemporary artist known for her photographic works. Utilising a variety of narrative techniques, Millar-Baker seeks to recover and recount sequestered histories – engaging with stories connected to her Gunditjmara and Anglo-Indian bloodlines. Most recently, Millar-Baker won the Darebin Art Prize (2019), and has been selected for; Primavera (2018), Melbourne Arts Trams as part of the Melbourne International Arts Festival (2018), and showcased within the Ramsay Art Prize (2019), the John Fries Award (2019), The Josephine Ulrick and Win Shubert Photography Award (2018) and 65th Blake Prize (2018). Her work has been exhibited nationally including the PHOTO2020 International Photography Festival (2020), Sydney Festival (2018), TARNANTHI: Festival of Contemporary Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Art (2019, 2017), HoBiennale (2017), Ballarat International Foto Biennale (2017), and Yirramboi Festival (2019, 2017).


View full program for PHOTO LIVE here.

Read a Q&A with Hayley Millar-Baker here.

Founding Partners
  • Bowness Family Foundation
  • Naomi Milgrom Foundation
Major Government Partners
  • City of Melbourne Arts Grants Program
  • Creative Victoria
Major Partners
  • Maddocks

PHOTO Australia respectfully acknowledges the traditional custodians of the lands upon which we work and live, and the rich and diverse Indigenous cultures across what is now called Australia. For over 60,000 years, Indigenous arts and culture have thrived on this sacred land, and we honour Elders and cultural leaders past and present. This was, and always will be, Aboriginal land.

01–24 March