Christopher and Barbara Pyett unveiling of 'Dunkeld Tapestry' at the Royal Mail Hotel, Dunkeld 2004Christopher Pyett is a full-time painter living and working near Melbourne, Victoria Australia. Since his first solo exhibition in 1966, Christopher Pyett's work has been regularly exhibited in solo and group shows and is represented in many private and public collections around Australia.

Apart from painting, Pyett has been commissioned to design more than twenty tapestries for public and private collections.

Pyett has held several academic posts being appointed Head of the Department of Fine Art at Chisholm Institute of Technology in 1986 and Associate Professor of Fine Art at Monash University in 1990.