Tura Oliveira

Tura Oliveira is an interdisciplinary artist based in Brooklyn, New York.

Above:

My voice could not carry to you did you dwell in stars, O Spirits of whom my soul is but a little finger, 2021
Hand dyed cotton, cyanotype on silk
75 x 94 in.

She holds an MFA from Yale and is a graduate of the Rhode Island School of Design. She has exhibited and performed in venues including Vox Populi, Wave Hill, BRIC, SPRING/BREAK Art Show, Paradice Palase, SOHO20, Ars Nova, Judson Memorial Church, and Brown University. She has received awards and residencies from MAD, AIR Gallery, Yaddo, BRIC, The Tides Institute, and Ars Nova. She was a 2019 Van Lier Fellow at Wave Hill, and a 2020 NYSCA/NYFA Artist Fellow. Oliveira has had solo exhibitions at Geary in 2022 and LaMaMa Galleria in 2022. In 2023, she will be the Abbey Awards Fellow at the British School at Rome.

Exhibitions

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Red Velvet, Orange Crush, Tura Oliveira

February 24, 2022 - April 16, 2022

News

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Press

Art We Saw This Summer

The New York Times | July 2022

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Interview

Meet the artists: Tura Oliveira

British School at Rome Blog | January 2023

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Interview

Gallery Watch: Tura Oliveira at Geary on the Bowery

EV Grieve | March 18, 2022

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Press

Tura Oliveira

Artforum | May 1, 2022

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