Arta Balina is a visual artist born in 1983, Riga, Latvia. Arta uses multiple mediums in her practice – performance, drawing, text and video. Arta graduated from the Gerrit Rietveld Academy (Amsterdam) audio visual department in 2016. Her inspiration mainly comes from social contexts. Arta’s short films have been screened in the Eye film museum and in various festivals and events in the Netherlands. Arta has performed in the OBA library, Stedelijk museum, Brakke Grond and the Eye film museum. Besides her individual art practice she was also a co-founder of an art collective DAY, where she was actively involved in year 2017.