Ira Eduardovna was born in Uzbekistan. She currently lives and works in NY.
Eduardovna’s work reconstructs narratives of autobiographical nature and examines issues of migration and identity in flux through non-linear story telling.
Awards include: Jerome foundation travel and study grant, New York State Council on the Arts grant for film and electronic media, Israel Lottery Council Grant for Culture and the Arts, The Ostrovsky Family Fund for experimental Film and Artis Exhibition Grant.
Artist residencies include: Lower Manhattan Cultural Council workspace NYC, Smack Mellon Residency Brooklyn NY, Art OMI - Omi International Art Center Ghent NY, FUTURA center for contemporary Art in Prague 2013, Wave Hill workspace studio program NY.
Solo shows include: The Israel Museum (Jerusalem, Israel) Cuchifritos Gallery NYC, Momenta Art (Brooklyn, NY) Braverman Gallery (Tel Aviv, Israel), FUTURA center for contemporary Art- Karlin Studios, (Prague, Czech Republic), Vox Populi Gallery (Philadelphia, PA) Baruch College New Media Art Department Gallery (NYC), Rosenberg Gallery, Hofstra University Art Gallery (Hempstead NY), 1708 Gallery (Richmond, VA) .
Her work was shown in group shows at Galleria Arsenal (Bialystok, Poland), Oi Futuro Museum (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil), San Diego Art Institute (San Diego, CA), The Israel museum (Jerusalem, Israel), Bat Yam Museum of Contemporary Art (Bat Yam, Israel)
She holds an MFA from Hunter College, New York since 2012