Georgia Lale is a visual artist and a ceramicist based in Brooklyn. She was born in Greece and graduated from the School of Fine Arts in Athens. In 2016 she completed her MFA program at the School of Visual Arts in New York. She is the recipient of several awards and fellowships of excellence. Georgia developed a performance art project entitled #OrangeVest that seeks to confront the refugee crisis in Europe. These public space interventions were performed at different sites in New York and other US cities, and most recently in Brussels, where a group of refugee artists was involved in the project. This work was also presented in the Greek Pavillion at 15th Venice Architecture Biennale.