lives and works in New York


2007 The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, MFA, Painting and Drawing
2003 University of Pennsylvania, BA, Fine Arts and Psychology: MS, Education, Graduated Cum Laude
2001 University of London, Slade School of Fine Arts

Solo Exhibitions

2019 Solo Exhibition, Reyes Projects, Detroit, MI (September)
2019 Seam, Scar, Sign, Nicelle Beauchene Gallery, New York, NY
2018 Clocks Deep In Us, 68 Projects, Berlin, Germany
2018 The Day Is Long, The Locker Plant, Marfa, TX
2018 Towards Something Standing Open, the Landing, Los Angeles, CA
2016 All Inside Itself, Close, Nicelle Beauchene Gallery, New York, NY
2015 Of Things Soothsaid and Spoken: Yevgeniya Baras, Steven Harvey Fine Art Projects, New York, NY

Two and Three Person Exhibitions

2018 Yevgeniya Baras, Matt Phillips, and John Dilg, Jeff Bailey Gallery, Hudson, NY
2018 Yevgeniya Baras, Lauren McKeon, Sahar Khoury, Interface Art Gallery, Oakland, CA
2018 I’ll Be Your Mirror: Yevgeniya Baras, Erin Lee Jones, Nickola Pottinger, Mild Climate, Nashville, TN
2017 Triad: Yevgeniya Baras, Mike Cloud, Zachary Wollard, FiveMyles Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
2015 Yevgeniya Baras and Teresa Baker, The Alice, Seattle, WA
2015 Yevgeniya Baras, Carolin Eidner and Adelhyd van Bender, Thomas Erben Gallery, New York, NY
2012 Materiality: Yevgeniya Baras, Thornton Dial, Joey Archuleta, Allegra LaViola Gallery, New York, NY
2011 Hide: Yevgeniya Baras and Leeza Meksin, Adds Donna, Chicago, IL
2007 Yevgeniya Baras and Harold Mendez, Western Exhibitions, Chicago, IL

Selected Group Exhibitions

2019 By Our Own Hands, Camayuhs, Atlanta, GA
2019 Summer Gang, Fourteen30 Contemporary, Portland, OR
2019 Notebook, 56 HENRY, New York, NY
2018 Setting Forth by Signs, Interface Gallery, Oakland, CA
2018 Gardening the Moon, George Lawson Gallery, Emeryville, CA
2018 The Barn Show, curated by Johannes Vogt, East Hampton, NY
2018 Cupping the Counter, Motel Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
2018 Gangs of NY, Adds Donna, Chicago, IL
2018 If Field Could Become Some Dream, No Place Gallery, Columbus, OH
2018 Cruelest Month, Mother Gallery, Beacon, NY
2018 Isness, Morgan Lehman Gallery, New York, NY
2017 Summer Trip, Tripoli Gallery, Southhampton, NY
2017 Pictography, Sperone Westwater, New York, NY
2017 Shampoo Effect, Mass Gallery, Austin, TX
2017 Say Yes, Wayne State University, MI
2017 Quorum, The Pit, Los Angeles, CA
2016 Good Old New Place, Cuevas Tilleard, New York, NY
2016 SummerZCool, David Shelton Gallery, Houston, TX
2016 Goulding the Lolly, Gavin Brown Enterprise , New York, NY
2016 The Faraway Inside, Nicelle Beauchene Gallery, New York, NY
2016 Lost For Words, In collaboration with Matthew Higgs, Murray Guy, New York, NY
2016 Looking Back, Curated By Matthew Higgs, White Columns, New York, NY
2016 Physical Painting, Richard & Dolly Maass Gallery, Purchase, NY
2015 Hot Slice, Zolla/Lieberman Gallery, Chicago, IL
2015 Muscular, Curated by John McAllister, Kansas Gallery, New York, NY
2015 Cold Cups of Boiling Water, Ltd Los Angeles, Los Angeles, LA
2015 Thinking &Touching Time, Curated by Zahar Vaks. Ortega Y Gasset Projects, New York, NY
2014 Four Who Paint, Valentine Gallery, Ridgewood, NY
2014 Portraits in Convex Mirrors, Curated by Em Rooney, Bannerette,Brooklyn,NY
2014 Heart’s Gymnastics, Outpost Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
2014 By Invitation Only 3, Curated by Renee Riccardo, Kinz +Tillou Fine Art, Brooklyn, NY
2014 The Last Brucennial, New York, NY
2014 New Threads, Lamar Dodd Gallery, Athens, GA
2013 Caving, Honey Ramka, Brooklyn, NY
2013 See with Fingers, Curated by Laurel Sparxx, Sarah Lawrence College, Bronxville, NY
2013 Split 7, Curated by Matt Phillips, Folwer Arts, New York, NY
2013 Encounter, Zurcher Gallery, New York, NY
2012 Centaurs and Satyrs, Asya Geisberg Gallery, New York, NY.
2012 Foreign Bodies, Set Gallery, Brooklyn, NY and Barbur Gallery, Jerusalem, Israel
2011 Rich-oo-uhl, Rich-oo-uhl, Jolie Laide, Philadephia, PA
2011 New Year, New Work, New Faces, Storefront, New York, NY
2010 Who Loves the Sun, Susanne Hilberry Gallery, Detroit, MI

Grants and Residencies

2019 Guggenheim Fellowship Ricipient
2019 Bau Institute, Cassis, France
2018 Pollock Krasner Grant Recipient
2018 Chinati Residency, Marfa, TX
2017 Yaddo Residency, Saratoga Springs, NY
2015 Artadia, Award Recipient, New York, NY
2015 Sharpe-Walentas Studio Program, New York, NY
2015 MacDowell Colony Residency, Peterborough, NH
2014 Rema Hort Mann Foundation Grant Recipient, New York, NY


2018 Gerwin, Daniel, Artforum, Critics’ Picks
2018 Pagel, David, LA Times, “Internal Murmurs Amplified”
2016 Griffin, Nora, Art In America, “Yevgeniya Baras at Nicelle Beauchene”
2016 Rosenberg, Karen, New York Times, “What to See In New York Art Galleries This Week”
2016 Saltz, Jerry, NY Magazine, “ Twenty-five things to hear, watch, and read”
2016 Saltz, Jerry, Vulture, “Never Has My Breath Been Taken Away Like It Was at Knockdown Center”
2016 IAP Interview: Yevgeniya Baras, NYFA Current
2015 Elisabeth Kley, ArtNews, “Yevgeniya Baras
2015 Smith, Roberta, New York Times Review, “Yevgeniya Baras: Of Things Soothsaid and Spoken”
2015 William Eckhardt Kohler, Huffington Post, "Of Things Soothsaid and Spoken: Paintings by Yevgeniya Baras” 2013 Profile in Art in America

Public Collections

American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center, Washington, DC

Curatorial Projects

2010-2018 Co-founder and Curator, Regina Rex Gallery, New York, NY
2011-2015 Co-founder and Curator , Bull and Ram Migratory Curatorial Project, New York, NY


2020 Visiting Faculty, Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT 2019 Visiting Faculty, New York Studio School, New York, NY 2019 Visiting Faculty, Anderson Ranch, Snowmass Village, CO 2019 Visiting Artist, University of Houston, Houston, TX
2019 Visiting Artist, Penn State, State College, PA
2019 Visiting Artist, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL 2019 Visiting Artist, Columbia University, New York, NY
2018 Visiting Artist, Brown University, Providence, RI
2018 Visiting Artist, College of Charleston, Charleston, SC
2018 Visiting Artist, RISD (MFA), Providence, RI
2018 Visiting Artist, Denison University, Columbus, OH
2018 Visiting Artist, School of Visual Arts, New York, NY
2018 Visiting Artist, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN 2017 Visiting Artist, Bezalel Academy of Art, Jerusalem, Israel 2017 Visiting Critic, Yale School of Architecture, New Haven, CT
2017 Visiting Artist, Rutgers University, Newark, NJ
2017 Visiting Artist, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA
2017 Graduate Mentor, Lesley University College of Art, Boston, MA2017 Visiting Artist/Graduate Mentor, MassArt, Boston, MA
2017 Visiting Artist, Purchase University, Westchester, NY
2016 Visiting Artist, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM2016 Artist Talk, Kossak Program at Hunter College, New York, NY2016 Artist Talk, Davidson College, Davidson, NC
2016 Artist Talk, Maharishi University, Fairfield, IA
2016 Artist Talk, Alfred University, Alfred, NY
2015 Artist Talk, MICA, Baltimore, MD
2015 Visiting Critic, NARS Foundation, New York, NY
2015 Visiting Critic, Chashama Residency, New York, NY
2015 Visiting Critic, Residency Unlimited, New York, NY
2014 Studio Programs Educator, Jewish Museum, New York, NY 2013 Artist Talk, Sarah Lawrence College, Westchester, NY
2013 Artist Panel, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 2011 Artist Talk, Tyler School of Art, Philadelphia, PA


2018-Present Faculty, Sarah Lawrence College, Bronxville, NY Classes Taught: Painting
2018-Present Critic, RISD, Providence, RI; Classes Taught: Drawing
2017-2018 Critic, MFA, Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA
2017-2018 Faculty, Hofstra University, NY; Classes Taught: Painting, Drawing
2013-2018 Faculty, CUNY, NY; Classes Taught: Art History