BA Fine Art (The Michaelis School Of Fine Art)
Daya Heller is a fine artist practicing in the mediums of sculpture, painting and drawing, exploring the human form and experience. She graduated in sculpture from Michaelis School of Fine Art in 2006.
Her work centres around the cyclical nature of life, integration of duality, alchemy and metamorphasis…
She is well known for her public sculptural installations at Afrikaburn – ‘Lilith & The Garden of Eden’ 2014. In 2015 she had a retrospective solo exhibition in Scarborough: ‘Liminal Alchemy’; and her debut solo, ‘EROS LOGOS – of Sex & God’ took place at Diedericks/Faber Fine Art in November 2015.
Her handmade fynbos drops are unique art objects, attracting growing, warm response from numerous group exhibitions and galleries throughout South Africa.
She has sold work and exhibited through the following galleries: Grande Provence – Franschoek; Equus Gallery; 99 Loop Gallery; Nirox – Jhb; Haas – CT; Eclectica Contemporary; State of The Art, Knysna Fine Art; DF Contemporary; Rust en Vrede; ODA gallery; The Boutique Gallery; Daniel De Kok -Hermanus; Dorp Str Galery and more.