Award Winners / Artist Profile

About the Artist

Maya Chachava (Ellensburg) has received the award for Best Digital Photograph for Beauty Salon at the Still Point Gallery International Juried Show. A portfolio of her work will be published in Still Point Quarterly.

Maya received 2008 GAP Award funding for the completion of 15 large-scale paintings that explored the notion of self-identity and address the issue of origins. Maya enters the grander discourse of identity formation in modern societies. Her work was displayed at Square Inch Gallery in New York from August to September 2008 and TMS Gallery in Tbilisi, Georgia from September to November 2008.

Information included above was provided by artist at the time of application.