Based in Melbourne, Victoria, Sylvester has exhibited widely both nationally and internationally and also released his third studio album, Touch a Tombstone in March this year. Selected solo shows include Céline, Bus Projects Melbourne (2017); Darren Sylvester, Neon Parc, Melbourne (2017); Broken Model, Sullivan+Strumpf, Sydney (2016); Darren Sylvester, VOLTA NY, Soho, New York (2013); Darren Sylvester – Take Me To You, Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts (NAFA), Singapore (2010); and the major survey exhibition Our Future Was Ours, Australia Centre for Photography, Sydney (2008). Recent group exhibitions include Midwinter Masters: Percy Grainger: In the Company of Strangers, The Gallery, Bayside Arts and Cultural Centre, Victoria (2015); Cars = My Automolove, Caboolture Regional Art Gallery, Caboolture (2014); Melbourne Now, National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne (2013); NGV Studio: Wired for Melbourne Sound, National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne (2013); and We used to talk about love: Balnaves Contemporary, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney (2013).
His work is held in a number of public collections including the National Gallery of Victoria, Art Gallery of New South Wales, the Queensland Art Gallery, Art Gallery of Western Australia and National Gallery of Australia.
He is represented by Neon Parc, Melbourne and Sullivan+Strumpf, Sydney.