Trisha Baga was born in 1985 in Venice, FL. She received a BFA in 2007 from The Cooper Union School of Art in New York, NY and an MFA in 2010 from Bard College in Annandale-on-Hudson, NY. Baga has been the subject of many solo exhibitions, including Plymouth Rock 2, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY (2012); Loaf, Société, Berlin, Germany (2016); and Time Machine, Gió Marconi, Milan, Italy (2022). She has also participated in numerous group exhibitions, including New Pictures of Common Objects, MoMA PS1, Long Island City, NY (2012); Private Settings, Art After the Internet, Museum of Modern Art in Warsaw, Warsaw, Poland (2014); 3D: Double Vision, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA (2018); and Wild Frictions: The Politics and Poetics of Interruption, Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati, OH (2021). Baga currently lives and works in New York, NY.
Bio updated as of 2023.
Attentive to the ways in which artists monitor, contemplate, and intervene in societies as they change, Wild Frictions brings together works that reflect some of the anxieties, disruptions, and tensions which arose or intensified during 2020.