*1984 in Fürstenfeld (AT), lives in Marseille
Studied European Studies, Art History and Museology at the University of Passau, the École du Louvre in Paris and the University of Heidelberg.
With a focus on architecture, cultural heritage and European Capital of Culture, she worked in the organization of the Cultural Capital Linz 2009 and Istanbul 2010.
Since 2012 in Marseille, Carina Kurta has specialized extensively on the European Capital of Culture Marseille-Provence 2013 and since then works on cultural urban development, architecture and urban planning.
Since 2015 she has been part of the international organization team for the mediation of the work of the Austrian artist Ceija Stojka. In this context, she co-ordinated an exhibition project in the Friche la Belle de Mai / Marseille 2017 and the maison rouge /Paris 2018, with which she is actually working on compiling the artist's catalog raisonné.