Iva Gueorguieva was born in 1974 in Sofia, Bulgaria. She attended Goucher College, Baltimore, MD, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA and she received her MFA from the Tyler School of Art in Philadelphia, PA.
Gueorguieva has had recent solo exhibitions, including Samsøñ, Boston, MA; ACME., Los Angeles, CA; Susanne Vielmetter Los Angeles Projects, Los Angeles, CA; Bravin Lee Programs, New York, NY; Lux Art Institute, Encinitas, CA; Angles Gallery, Los Angeles, CA; Stitching Outline, Amsterdam, Netherlands; and Pomona Museum of Art, Claremont, CA.
Recent group exhibitions include Galerie Lelong, New York, NY; the Contemporary Art Museum, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL; Pasadena Museum of Art, Pasadena, CA; and Dunn and Brown Contemporary, Dallas, TX.
Her work is included in many public and private collections including the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA; the Minneapolis Institute of Art, Minneapolis, MN; and the Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA. She is the recipient of the Orange County Contemporary Collectors Fellowship Award in 2012, the California Community Foundation Mid-Career Fellowship in 2010, and the Pollock-Krasner Grant in 2006.
Gueorguieva lives and works in Los Angeles, CA.