Shoufay Derz, I am death destroyer of words, Archival print on archival cotton paper, custom made cedar frame, stained natural indigo, Camera work assisted by Caterina Pacialeo, 104 x 111 cm
A huge congratulations to Shoufay Derz, who was recently awarded a significant grant by the Australia Council for the Arts.
Shoufay, who is currently in regional NSW where she is undertaking the Hill End Artist in Residence Program, received the grant as part of the $9.1 million of investment in Australian arts through the first round of Australia Council's new grant model.
The $9.1 million investment includes $4.6 million to arts organisations, $3.1 million to individual artists and $1.4 million to groups.
The artist's work will be included in Artereal Gallery's stand at Sydney Contemporary 15 and is scheduled to have a solo exhibition of new work at Artereal Gallery from mid November.