Yevgeniya Baras

Yevgeniya Baras (born Syzran, Russia) is a painter working in New York, NY. She received her MFA in Painting and Drawing from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago in 2007, as well as two degrees from the University of Pennsylvania: a BA in Fine Arts and Psychology and an MS in Education in 2003. Baras has received several awards, including a grant from the Pollock-Krasner Foundation (2018), a Chinati Residency in Marfa, TX (2018) and a Guggenheim Fellowship (2019).