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Name

Brigitta Varadi

Profile Name

Brigitta Varadi

Address Line 1

Sheskinacurry

Address Line 3

Drumshanbo

County

Leitrim

Country

Ireland

Telephone

089-9564187

Website

http://www.brigittavaradi.net

Email ID

brigittavaradiart@gmail.com

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Leitrim based artist, designer. Brigitta's work explores how memory can inform our present day perspectives and artistic expression.

Practice Area

visual arts, design

Description of practice/Biography

Brigitta Varadi was born in Hungary and currently she divides her time between Co.Leitrim, Ireland and Brooklyn, NY. Brigitta has exhibited both nationally and internationally including, UK, Ireland, France, Finland, Sweden, Hungary and the USA.
Brigitta Varadi latest solo shows were held at the Leitrim Sculpture Centre (2015), Ireland, Serbian Church Gallery (2015), Hungary, Textile Arts Centre (2014), New York.
Brigitta participated in the New York Foundation for the Arts, IAP mentoring Program (2016), Wassaic Project, Education Fellowship (2016), Leitrim Sculpture Centre Fellowship (2015), The New York Art Residency and Studios (NARS) Foundation (2014), Textile Arts Centre, Brooklyn ( 2014), LOCIS, Europian Cultural Program (2014), chaNorth, Chashama (2013) and more.
She is a recipient of numerous awards including Arts Council of Ireland Travel and Training Award, Arts Council of Ireland Artists in Prison Scheme Award, Leitrim County Council Arts Bursary, Culture Ireland Award. Brigitta was acknowledged for her contribution to the arts of Ireland by the President, Mary Mc Alesse, 2008.
In addition to developing her own practice, Brigitta works on commissions and exhibitions, developing projects with people of all ages and abilities within the community sector, schools, prisons and arts centers. She has co-designed and facilitated the Creative Lab for the United Nation Framework Convention on Climate Change, May 2013, Bonn, Germany.

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https://vimeo.com/153384393

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