In 2007 Quilty’s work was exhibited in Truth and Likeness at the National Portrait Gallery. In September 2007 he was the artist in residence at the OZCO Barcelona studio. Group exhibitions in 2007 included Snap Freeze at Tarrawarra Museum of Art and New Acquisitions at the Museum of Contemporary Art. In 2008 he will exhibit at the Melbourne Art Fair and as an Archibald finalist at the AGNSW. In 2009 The University of Queensland Art Museum will tour a major survey exhibition of Quilty’s practise.