Born in Syzran, Russia
Live and works in New York, USA
Yevgeniya Baras is a painter living and working in New York, NY. She received her BA from the University of Pennsylvania in Fine Arts and Psychology, alongside an MS in Education and her MFA in Painting and Drawing from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago and was a recipient of the Graduate Honors Fellowship. Baras co-founded and curated Regina Rex Gallery from 2010 – 2018 and was the co-founder and curator of Bull and Ram, a Migratory Curatorial Project from 2011 – 2015.