Born in 1979
Lives and works in Bucharest

2010–2011 Central Saint Martins/Byam Shaw School of Art, London, UK - MA Fine Art (Distinction)
2002 Faculty of Fine Arts, University of Castilla–la Mancha, Cuenca (ES) -- Erasmus
1999–2003 University of Art and Design, Cluj-Napoca (RO) -- BA Graphic Arts

EXHIBITIONS (selected)

2016
One Thing Leaning on Another (with Daniela Pălimariu), Botanischer Garten & Vitrine-PROGR, Bern (CH);
Fete cu idei [Băieţi şi picturi], Lateral ArtSpace, Fabrica de Pensule, Cluj (RO); Co-curated by Delia Popa and Giles Eldridge;
Untitled (From R to W), Artist Talk, Stadtbibliothek, Winterthur (CH);
South by Southeast. A Further Surface, Guangdong Times Museum, (CN); Co-curated by Patrick D. Flores (PH) and Anca Verona Mihuleţ (RO)
Critical Moments, Shed im Eisenwerk, Frauenfeld (CH);
Esthetics of Learning, Printmaking Gallery, The University of the Arts in Philadelphia (US); Curator: Răzvan Anton
2015
Two Titles, Rumänska Kulturinstitutet, Stockholm (SE); Solo show; Curator: Jonatan Habib Engqvist
Turning Something Plain into a Circle, Ivan Gallery, Bucharest (RO); Solo show
Mapping Bucharest: Art, Memory, and Revolution 1916–2016: An exhibition by the MAK, Vienna Biennale
Une autre cité, Tranzit Bucharest (RO) Curator: Raluca Voinea
Other Rooms, Galeria Plan B Cluj (RO); Curator: Diana Marincu
2014
salonvideo_SUBmissions, MAGMA Contemporary Medium, Sf. Gheorghe (RO)
Dispositions in Time and Space, National Museum of Contemporary Art, Bucharest (RO)
]hiatus[, salon video / R.A.M. Media Art Festival Arad 2014 (RO)
And Yet There Was Art!, Leopold Museum, Vienna (AU); Curators: Ivan Ristić, Stefan Kutzenberger
2013
Dear Money, Salonul de Proiecte, Bucharest / Viennafair 2013 (AU)
The Shop, with artist Keira Greene, Bucharest (RO)
2012
What We Destroy and Celebrate at the Same Time, Salonul de Proiecte, Bucharest (RO)
O Que Acontece Depois, Centro Cultural do Cartaxo (PT)
2011
Crossover, Lethaby Gallery, London, UK
Final Show, Elthorne Road, Archway, London, UK
Open, Swiss Cottage Gallery, London, UK
Glory Hole, Islington Exhibits, London, UK
013, Concourse Gallery, Archway, London UK
Foire Internationale du Dessin 2011 - Cité internationale des arts Paris, France
10 Gales Prize Exhibition, 10 Gales Gallery, London, UK
The Garden View, Andreiana Mihail Gallery, Bucharest, Romania
And then, Concourse Gallery, Archway, London, UK
2010
13 places, Concourse Gallery, Archway, London, UK
As You Desire Me, Gallery of Contemporary Art of Brukenthal Museum, Sibiu, Romania; curated by Raluca Voinea

PUBLICATIONS
2015
Rörelser mellan utställning och film, Kunstkritikk, exhibition review; Author: Martin Grennberger

2014
Dear Money
Alexandra Croitoru, Magda Radu (ed.), Published by: Salonul de Proiecte Association, The National Museum of Contemporary Art, Bucharest, 2014
Catalog published on occasion of the exhibition Dear Money, Salonul de Proiecte, Bucharest at Viennafair 2013 (AU)

And Yet There Was Art!
Peter Weinhäupl, Elisabeth Leopold, Ivan Ristić and Stefan Kutzenberger (ed.), Brandstätter 2014;
Catalog published on occasion of the exhibition And Yet There Was Art!, Leopold Museum, Vienna (AU), 2013

2013
IDEA. Art + Society, #44, 2013
Text by Ciprian Mureşan

2012
The Catlin Guide 2012: New Artists in the UK
Justin Hammond (ed.), Publisher: Catlin Holdings Limited, UK

MAstar / Axis
Text by Emma Dean, curator
http://www.axisweb.org/features/profile/mastars/raluca-popa/

2011
'Hurrah for the Young Turks!', The Independent, UK, Edition of 20 November 2011

RESIDENCIES and AWARDS

2016 Artist-in-Residence, Residency.ch / PROGR, Bern (CH) 1-31 July
2016 Artist-in-Residence, Villa Sträuli (Winterthur, CH), January-April
2011 The Lowe+Partners Award for Fresh Creative Talent, Crossover, Lethaby Gallery, London – Commendation;
2010 Ratiu Family Charitable Foundation, grant. Open Horizons, Dinu Patriciu Foundation, grant
2009 Ratiu Foundation, exhibition grant