Andra Ursuta was born in 1979 in Salonta, Romania, and lives and works in New York. She received a BA in art history and visual arts in 2002 from Columbia University. Ursuta has had several solo shows in New York, and her work has been featured in numerous group exhibitions, such as The Encyclopedic Palace, 55th International Venice Biennale, Venice, Italy (2013); Busted, High Line, New York (2013); Expo I, MoMA PS1, Long Island City, New York; Ostalgia, New Museum, New York (2011); and Looking Back / The Fifth White Columns Annual, White Columns, New York. This is Ursuta’s first solo museum exhibition in the United States.

Andra Ursuta
Andra Ursuta
Salonta, 1979

Past Exhibitions


Massimo De Carlo, Casa Corbellini-Wassermann
09/03/2019 — 18/05/2019

Andra Ursuta: Vanilla Isis

Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo
02/11/2018 — 30/03/2019

Andra Ursuţa: The Man from the Internet

Massimo De Carlo
09/05/2017 — 14/07/2017

The Restless Earth

Triennale di Milano
28/04/2017 — 20/08/2017

High Anxiety: New Acquisitions from the Rubell Family Collection

The Rubell Museum
01/12/2016 — 30/05/2017

Solo Shows

The Man from the Internet, Massimo De Carlo, Milano, I

Alps, New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York, USA.

Whites, Kunsthalle Basel, Basel
Enslavables, Massimo De Carlo, Milan

Art Basel Unlmited, curated by Gianni Jetzer
Fartchitectures, Peep-Hole, Milan
Andra Ursuta, Hammer Projects, Hammer Museum, Los Angeles

Solitary Fitness, Venus Over Manhattan, New York
CAPC musée d’art contemporain de Bordeaux, Bordeaux, France

Mothers, Let Your Daughters Out in the Streets, François Ghebaly Gallery, Los Angeles,
CA Art Basel Miami Beach, Miami
Storage Space (3 Delancey Street), New York

Frieze Art Fair, London
Vandal Lust, RAMIKEN, New York

The Management of Barbarism, RAMIKEN CRUCIBLE, New York

Group Shows

Ex-East. Past and recent stories of the Romanian avant-gardes, Art Encounters Foundation, Paris

Spring Show, Dio Horia, Mikonos
The Pain of Others, François Ghebaly, Los Angeles
Experience Traps, Middelheim Museum, Antwerpen, B

JumpBall, Dio Horia, Mikonos
La Terra Inquieta (The Restless Earth), La Triennale di Milano, Milano, I. A Good Neighbour. 15th Istanbul Biennial, curated by Elmgreen & Dragset, Istanbul foundation for culture and arts, Istanbul, TR
The Trick Brain, curated by Massimiliano Gioni, Aishti Foundation, Beirut , LB

Self, Massimo De Carlo, London, UK

He Put a Hot Fish in Her Navel, Embajada, San Juan, Puerto Rico
La vie moderne : 13th Biennale de Lyon, curated by Ralph Rugoff, Lyon, France

Inside, Palais de Tokyo, Paris

55th International Venice Biennale, The Encyclopedic Palace, curated by Massimiliano Gioni, Venice
Frieze New York 2013, with Ramiken Crucible, New York
Always Yours, Des Objets Manqués, Des Monuments, curated by Neil Beloufa, Balice Hertling, Paris
Body Language, Saatchi Gallery, London
Busted, The High Line, New York
Expo 1, MoMA PS1, Long Island City, New York
Freak Out, Green Naftali Gallery New York
Reckless Head, Michael Benevento, Los Angeles
Rien Faire et Laisser Rire, Galerie Rodolphe Janssen, Brussels, Belgium

Creature From the Blue Lagoon, Bridgehampton, New York
Andrea Rosen Gallery, New York
À rebours, Venus Over Manhattan, New York
Hot Time Tub Machine, CANADA, New York
STRAIGHT UP, Family Business, New York, curated by Alice Conconi and Elena Tavecchia
Ramiken Storage (3 Delancey Street), New York
Cavein, Arcillas, Puerto Rico
Material Underground, Francois Ghebaly Gallery, Los Angeles
Nunc, Et In Hora Mortis Nostrae, Galerie Rodolphe Janssen, Brussels, Belgium

Ostalgia, New Museum, New York
Pure Freude, nationalmuseum, Berlin, Germany
Glee, Blum & Poe Gallery, Los Angeles
The 2011 Bridgehampton Biennial, Bridgehampton, New York
Gaslit!, C. Bass International Fine Arts Co, Beacon, New York
WIN LAST DONT CARE, Ramiken Crucible, New York

Looking Back / The 5th White Columns Annual, White Columns, New York
Chapter 1: Ever After, C. Bass International Fine Arts Co, Beacon, New York
The Inaugural, Mouthful of Poison, RAMIKEN, New York
One Acre Plot, Mountain Dale, New York

Contacts & Details

City of birth: Salonta Country of birth: Romania Date of birth: 1979 Lives in: New York