Edith Derdyk has held group and individual exhibitions since 1981 in Brazil (Museum of Modern Art – SP and RJ; Pinacoteca of the State of São Paulo, Centro Cultural Banco do Brasil-RJ; Museum of Art of São Paulo, Centro Cultural São Paulo, Instituto Tomie Ohtake, among others) and abroad (Mexico, USA, Germany, Denmark, Colombia, Spain, Portugal, France, Sweden).
Prizes, Scholarships, Residences: 2019. LabVerde_Artistic Immersion in Amazonas; 2018. Marcos Amaro Foundation Notice; 2017. Title Doctora Honoris Causa_17, Instituto Estudios Criticos_Cidade do México.México; 2015.Edital PROAC_Incentivo à iteratura_Poesia; 2014. PROAC_Livro Artist’s Notice; 2013_Residência_Can Serrat_Espanha; 2012_ Funarte Visual Arts Award; 2007_ Residence_The Banff Center_Canada; 2004_ Porto Seguro Photography Revelation Award; 2002_ Arts Vitae Grant; 2002_ Three-dimensional category _APCA; 1999_The Rockefeller Foundation_artist researcher_Bellagio Center, Italy; 1993_Resident artist_MAC- USP / Vermont Studio Center_USA; 1990_ Fiat Fiat_Visual Arts.
Author of books: On the tongue and the teeth_Ed.Urutau; In spite of it, the Pedra_Ed.Patuá; Edith Derdyk- 997 / 2017_Edições A; Between being one and being a thousand – the book object and its poetics (organizer) _Senac; Disegno.Drawing.Design (anthology) _Senac; Horizonte Lines_Ed.Escuta; Sewing Line_C / Art; Ways of thinking the drawing_Ed.Panda among others.
Author / illustrator of several children’s books (Everybody has_Ed.Hedra; Rato_Ed.Cosac & Naify, Folia de Papel_Ed.Jujuba collection, The word collector_Ed.34; Fábulas.Alegorias.Adivinhações_Ed.SM; Thing with Coisa_Ed.Move and others) and lyricist of some songs from Palavra Cantada (Pomar, Ora Bolas, Rato, What is what is, Trilhares and others) and partner of the show Catopleia – musical allegories, with Luz Marina (lyrics and visual design). He currently coordinates the Lato Sensu Graduate Program “Walking as a method for Art and Education” at A Casa Tombada.