Yuliya Lanina

Yuliya Lanina is a Russian-born American multimedia artist. Her paintings, animations, interactive sculptures and performances portray alternate realities that fuse fantasy, femininity, and humor. Lanina’s work has been displayed at the Seoul Art Museum (Korea), SIGGRAPH Asia (Japan), El Museo Cultural (Santa Fe, NM), Cleveland Institute or Art (OH), Moscow Museum of Modern Art (Russia), Ludwig Museum (Cologne, Germany), 798 Beijing Biennial (China), Seoul International Media Art Biennial (Korea), and other venues. Her recent solo shows include RedBud Gallery (Houston), CamibaArt (Austin), Sara Nightingale Gallery (New York), Patrick Heide Gallery (London, UK), Figureworks (New York), and Women and Their Work (Austin).

Lanina’s work has been reviewed by many publications, including Brooklyn Rail, Houston Press, Art Review, Wagmag, Bloomberg News, Austin-American Statesman, Australian Art Review, NYArts Magazine, ART on AIR.com (MOMA, PS 1) and Bejing Today. Revolt Magazine chose Lanina as one of their top ten New York City artists of 2013. Her honors include fellowships and scholarships from Headlands Art Center, CORE Cultural Funding Program (Austin, TX), Yaddo, ArtSprinter and BluePrint (COJECO), TEMPO (Austin, TX) and an honorable citation from New York State Assembly. Lanina’s solo performance has been featured by Fusebox Festival, Austin, TX. Her collaborations were performed at the New Museum (New York), Edinburgh Fringe (Scotland), the Ailey Citigroup Theater (New York), National Museum the Palace of the Grand Dukes of Lithuania (Vilnius, Lithuania), National Sawdust (Brooklyn, NY), the Peridance Capezio Center (New York), Cincinnati Memorial Hall and other venues. Lanina holds MFA in Combined Media from Hunter College, CUNY, New York, NY and a BFA in Painting and Drawing from Purchase College, SUNY.

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