MFA student Susan Hughes and BA Hons Fine Art student DreamBean are joint recipients of the CCA Graduate Support Award.
This award gives them project space and mentoring support within The Centre for Contemporary Art, which creates opportunities for audiences to experience ambitious, experimental and engaging art, and for emerging artists to develop successful careers.
Susan Hughes graduated with a BA in Fine Art from the University of Ulster in 2008. She has completed numerous artist residencies in Ireland, Norway and Iceland and has been in receipt of Arts Council Northern Ireland funding on several occasions. For more on her work, visit https://mfafineartbelfast.wixsite.com/2021/susan
DreamBean explores the connection of the internal and external landscape through a queer gaze. They blur the boundaries between painting, printmaking and sculpture/lens in order to create a playful practice that is multi-disciplinary, attempting. For more, visit https://www.bsoa21.com/student/dreambean