Texas Tech University

Boryana Rusenova-Ina

Boryana Rusenova Ina Boryana Rusenova-Ina is a visual artist from Bulgaria who works primarily in painting and drawing. She earned an M.A. in Art, Design and Architecture Education from the Glasgow School of Art in Scotland in 2009 and an M.F.A. in Painting and Drawing from The Ohio State University in 2016. While living in Scotland, Rusenova-Ina was a visiting artist through the GOALS Project, a nationwide initiative, which focused on bringing artists into Scottish classrooms. Her work has been exhibited in her native Bulgaria at City Gallery Plovdiv and Lessedra Gallery for Contemporary Projects in Sofia in addition to exhibitions in the USA including the Museum of Fine Arts at Florida State University (FL), the Carver Center for Arts and Technology in Baltimore (MD) and the Zanesville Museum of Art (OH). Boryana Rusenova-Ina has also served as the Vice President of Roy G Biv Gallery For Emerging Artists and was a founding member of the Couchfire Art Collective. Most recently, her current project Against the Constable Skies was exhibited at Tennessee Technological University (TN) and sponsored by the Center Stage Series and an Individual Excellence Grant from the Ohio Arts Council. Rusenova-Ina is presently preparing for an exhibition at the Springfield Museum of Art (OH) and a summer residency at the Headlands Center for the Arts (CA) in 2021. She is an Assistant Professor of Painting at Texas Tech University and works out of Lubbock, Texas.