Congratulations to Gala Bent + Thuy-Van Vu for being among the seven artists chosen as recipients of the Fell From the Sky Project.
This project, funded by Phyllis Hatfield, recognizes the challenges women artists face with the dual role of both Mother and Artist. Each artist will receive a $2000 gift for three consecutive years, totaling $6000. from 2015-2017.
Here is a little piece in the SLOG that Jen Graves wrote today.
And here is the full list of artists chosen:
Gala Bent, Kamla Kakaria, Jennifer Loomis, Erika Loreano, Rainbow-Renee Manier, Tracy Rector, and Thuy-Van Vu.
Thuy-Van Vu, American Dresser, 2014, diptych, oil on canvas, 60 x 96 inches, $8,600.
Gala Bent, Wings, 2013 ink and watercolor on paper, 7.25 x 7.25 inches, $350.