– Biography –
Gillian Kayrooz is an emerging interdisciplinary artist from Western Sydney. She recently received her Bachelor of Visual Arts with first class honours in 2018, at the Sydney College of the Arts and is represented by Love Letter, Yves Lee Art Agency, Hong Kong. She previously has completed a residency at the Chengdu Academy of Fine Arts in China as well as at the Red Rattler Theatre in Marrickville where she hosted her first solo show Y3LLOW SUN BAY RUN. In mid 2018 she completed her second solo show, Hot Girl Grotty Kebab, at Gaffa Gallery which saw her work enter multiple private collections. Gillian is the recent recipient of the Create NSW’s Young Creative Leaders Fellowship, which will allow her to develop her practice this year overseas through exhibitions and residencies at the Sapporo Tenjinyama Art Studio in Sapporo and the ArtnShelter creative precinct in Tokyo.