Irena Gheorghe, ‘Foreign Language for Beginners’, performance, Atelier 35, Bucharest. Photo by Alexandru Dan


Irina Gheorghe

Irina Gheorghe (b.1981, Romania) is based in Berlin and Dublin.

Irina’s performances include: 'Preliminary Remarks on the Study of What Is Not There', Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane; 'Foreign Language for Beginners', Research Pavilion at the Venice Biennale, rhiz (Vienna), Atelier 35 (Bucharest) and tete (Berlin); and 'The Way to Go', eXplore dance Festival, WASP (Bucharest).

She has participated in group shows such as 'Heroism Rises in a Warehouse', Salonul de Proiecte (Bucharest); 'The Heart Is Deceitful Above all Things', (HOME Manchester); and 'Parasite and Mimicry', (CAC Vilnius).

She also works as part of the artist duo, The Bureau of Melodramatic Research. BMR’s solo shows include 'Alien Passions', Skolska 28 (Prague); 'End Pit', DEPO (Istanbul); and 'The Bureau of Melodramatic Research', Galeria Posibilă (Bucharest).