Irina Birger


Amsterdam, Netherlands
www.irinabirger.com
Irina works with different media such as painting, video, photography and animation based on hand-made drawings, which she usually exhibits as installations. Her works are part of many private and public collections.

place & year of birth
Moscow, 1972

featured galleries
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education
2002 – 2005
MFA, Sandberg Institute, Amsterdam

1993 – 1997
BFA, Bezalel Academy of Fine Arts and Design, Jerusalem, Israel

1991 – 1992
Academy of Applied Arts, Painting Department, Belgrade, Serbia


solo exhibitions
2006- Fashionhero, Transit 2006, CBK Zuidoost, Amsterdam
2005- Triptych,11, Amsterdam
2003- Slimtarra, Extrapool, Nijmegen, Netherlands
2003- Object Gender Studies, Artists Studios Gallery, Tel Aviv
2000-2001- Snow Queen, Joint4, Israel Museum, Jerusalem
1998-1999- One of Them, Jewish Museum, Rendsburg, Germany



group exhibitions
2008
If I can’t dance,Frascati Theater, Amsterdam
Don’t Eat It, Rote Fabrik, Zurich, Switzerland
1st Roaming Teheran Biennial, Istanbul + Berlin
Olympic One Minutes, Today Art Museum, Beijing, China
Gastarbeider Dating, Russian Brides, Mediamatic, Amsterdam

2007
One & the other Painting, W139, Amsterdam

2006
Amsterdam Film Experience
Fatamorgana, Haifa Musuem of Art, Haifa, Israel
Kunstvlaai6, amsterdam
White Nights Insomnia, Mediamatic, Amsterdam

2005
“Appendix 2”, Kresija Gallery, Ljubljana, Slovenija

'Let Me Hear Your Body Talk', Arti et Amicitiae, Amsterdam

“Underline”, Consortium, Amsterdam


awards
2009
Basis stipend, Fonds BKVB
2008
Fonds LIVE
Fritschy award, Het Domein Museum, Nomination