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Liberté Grace is a multiple award-winning artist and filmmaker born in Australia and currently living and creating in Sydney, working in the mediums of film/video, installation, and photography. Her works have been exhibited in cultural institutions in Australia, Italy, and France. Grace has received multiple awards in Australia and the US including the Sutton Commercial Galleries Award, the Chroma Australia Award (Gallery NSW), the Lloyd Reeds Youth Memorial Art Award Commendation, Brett Ratner Scholarship (NY) for film direction, as well as winning the top graduate prize at V.C.A, The Wallara Traveling Scholarship, and the Churchie National Emerging Art Prize. In 2014, Grace was selected as part of the top 25 video artists worldwide by the international panel of the inaugural Arte Laguna Art Prize, held at the Arsenale in Venice, Italy and exhibited images from her film The Perfect Boy Myth video series in Time Square, New York. Grace is an auteur filmmaker and contemporary artist who has screened at the Cannes Film Festival and Art Basel. She is currently developing a 360 VR experience - WILD ONE - and a video portraiture series / feature film script, RUBY. Grace was also the Editor of I AM FILM - a blog featuring interviews with the Masters of Film, where she interviewed cinematic personas such as; Koreeda Hirokazu, Ruben Östulund, Jackie Chan, Justin Chon, Kimberly Peirce, amongst many others.