Olga Balema

Was born in 1984 in Lviv, Ukraine. Lives and works in Berlin. She holds an MFA in New Genres, Univer- sity of California, Los Angeles, and a BFA in Sculpture, Univer- sity of Iowa. Among her recent solo exhibitions: One Reenters the Garden by Becoming a Ve- getable, Kunstverein Nürnberg (2015); Cannibals, Croy Niel- sen, Berlin (2015); Listening (with Anne de Vries), Michael Thibault, Los Angeles (2015). She participated, among others, in the group shows Function Follows Vision, Vision Follows Reality, Kunsthalle Wien, Vienna (2015); Surround Au- dience: 2015 New Museum Triennial, New Museum, New York (2015); Doom: Surface Control, Le Magasin Grenoble – CNAC (2014); Puddle, Pothole, Portal, SculptureCenter, Long Island City (2014).