Irina Arnaut is a New York-based artist who uses performance and deliberately self-conscious humor to explore the contemporary experience of being a woman, both politically and personally. Her group exhibitions include Immediate Female, Judith Charles Gallery, New York, NY (2015); Daily Affirmations, Martos Gallery, New York, NY (2014); and Play, Living Art Museum, Reykjavic, Iceland & Soloway, Brooklyn, NY (2014). Arnaut was awarded the Yaddo Fellowship (2014) and the Millay Colony Fellowship (2014). She received a B.S. from New York University (2006) and an M.F.A. from Bard College (2012).

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