Art news from ‘Romania’

IPA Bucharest 2014 – Workshops, Platform and Symposium

The International Performance Association (IPA) is an expanding network of process oriented artists, devoted to cultural awareness through the professional practice of performance art. IPA strives to provide a platform for such artists from all over the globe to exchange ideas and initiate progress in the world of performance art The IPA Summer consists of [...]

Atelier 030202, Bucharest/ TRINITY: PINOCCHIO, PIETA AND THE SELF

TRINITY: PINOCCHIO, PIETA AND THE SELF Theo Pelmuș (live performance video)  Tuesday, September 2, 2014, at 8:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m., ATELIER 030202 (Sala Noua TC) at Sfanta Vineri no. 11, Bucharest Atelier 030202 Coordinator: Mihai Zgondoiu http://www.atelier030202.blogspot.com/ facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/329416217236212/?source=1 "The project Trinity: Pinocchio, Pieta and the Self, which I am presenting at Atelier [...]

Atelier 35, Bucharest: There’s Nothing We Can Do With This Heritage

There’s Nothing We Can Do With This Heritage Dana Andrei and Coate-Goale September 4th 2014, h. 18.00 Atelier 35 Fb event: www.facebook.com/events/524319227701533 I’m thinking about those movie scenes where the protagonist is dangling by a rope which is starting to break. But the rope doesn’t break all of a sudden – zap! and it’s over. [...]

NAG Pop Up Gallery: ANDREEA DOBRIN – Ţică! Ceauşescu has fallen!

ANDREEA DOBRIN: „Ţică! Ceauşescu has fallen!” Curator: Ioana Ciocan. Architect: Attila Kim August 23 – September 21, 2014 OPENING: August 23 2014, 19h:00. Exhibition opening hours: THU – SUN, 11h:00-19h:00 LOCATION: NAG Pop Up Gallery @ Magheru One, 7th floor, 1 Gen. Gheorghe Magheru Blvd., Bucharest In partnership with Magheru One and R77, NAG Pop [...]

Quadro Gallery, Cluj: A Retrospective

LÁSZLÓ TÓTH A Retrospective, August the 18th – October the 10th, 2014 Opening: Monday, 18th of August, 6 p.m. Presenting: György Szücs art historian, Deputy Director at the Hungarian National Gallery (Budapest) The Quadro Gallery organizes the first retrospective exhibition of László Tóth, presenting the whole oeuvre in its full richness, beginning with the early [...]

tranzit.ro: Bulldozer watching itself in the mirror

08/08/–10/08/2014 Buldozer privindu-se în oglindă (Bulldozer watching itself in the mirror) A project by Cezar Lăzărescu 8, 9, 10 August 2014 The esplanade of the Iaşi Palace of Culture Inauguration: Friday, 8 August 2014, 19.00h In 1997, the Iaşi artist Cezar Lăzărescu imagined a project for the public space around the Câlnic castle, part of [...]

Aiurart, Bucharest: Jungwoon Kim > Stair away

Jungwoon Kim > Stair away Curator: Erwin Kessler Mogosoaia Palace, opening: Suturday 17th of August, 2014, at 5 pm. Aiurart Contemporary Art Space, opening: Monday 18th of August, 2014, at 7 pm. 18-31 August, 2014 | Aiurart Contemporary Art Space | Bucharest, 21 Lirei | Monday-Saturday, 3-7 pm. Jungwoon Kim is a young graduate from [...]

Gergő Horváth becomes the Artistic Director of Pavilion Bucharest

30 July 2014 – Gergő Horváth becomes the Artistic Director of Pavilion Bucharest After an extensive search involving a number of highly qualified Romanian and international candidates, the Board of Pavilion is delighted to announce the appointment of Gergő Horváth as Pavilion's new Artistic Director, effective September 1, 2014. He will also design the program [...]

BUCHAREST BIENNALE APPOINTS NIELS VAN TOMME AS CURATOR FOR 2016 EDITION

BUCHAREST BIENNALE APPOINTS NIELS VAN TOMME AS CURATOR FOR 2016 EDITION The 7th BUCHAREST BIENNALE (Bucharest International Biennial for Contemporary Art), generated by Pavilion – journal for politics & culture – is set for May 26th – July 17th, 2016, under the curatorship of Niels Van Tomme (BE). The Bucharest Biennale International Advisory Board met [...]

Bucharest Biennale 6: Brief Final Report

BUCHAREST BIENNALE 6 Apprehension. Understanding Through Fear of Understanding May 23rd – July 24nd 2014 Thursday, July 24h 2014, BUCHAREST BIENNALE 6 – Bucharest International Biennial for Contemporary Art – curated by Gergő Horváth, entitled "Apprehension. Understanding Through Fear of Understanding", has closed after more than 8 weeks, during  which it has enjoyed an unprecedented [...]

Ioana Ciolacu – Hunters, Spring/Summer 2015

Ioana Ciolacu, Romanian designer and winner of the fashion talent award “Designer for Tomorrow 2013“ by Peek & Cloppenburg Düsseldorf and its online shop Fashion ID, presented her new Spring/Summer 2015 collection, entitled “Hunters”, at her first own catwalk show during Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Berlin.  The idea of the collection, conceptually entitled HUNTERS, revolves around [...]

Victoria Art Center: STARTPOINT PRIZE ROMANIA

Victoria Art Center invites you to the opening of the exhibition STARTPOINT PRIZE ROMANIA on Thursday, 24th of July 2014. The Exhibition StartPoint Prize held at Victoria Art Center presents a selection of the best projects of graduates from different art universities in Romania. A designated jury will choose the participant to the international contest [...]

PLATFORM X: OPEN CALL for young interactive and new media artists in Bucharest, Romania

PLATFORM X > OPEN CALL for young interactive and new media artists in Bucharest, Romania Preparatory to the 9th edition of the eXplore Dance Festival – Bucharest International Contemporary Dance and Performance Festival, Romania’s main dance and performance event, 4Culture Association in co-production with Tangaj Dance kick start Platform X – a residency program dedicated [...]

tranzit. ro/ Cluj: KEEP IN MIND THE POOR

tranzit. ro/ Cluj presents the project KEEP IN MIND THE POOR by Laurențiu Ridichie In the new project ― Street, we negotiate; city, we reinstitute ― developed by tranzit. ro/ Cluj, the artist-activist Laurențiu Ridichie, will display inside the windows of the building on Brassai Samuel street works that address social and political issues, both [...]

BB6: Expose Practice: Arantxa Etcheverria

Expose Practice: Arantxa Etcheverria Thursday 10 July 2014, 19.00 Artist Talk – @ PAVILION | proudly supported by UniCredit Țiriac Bank C.A. Rosetti 36 (entrance from Jean Louis Calderon Street) Expose Practice is a weekly series of talks in Pavilion – center for contemporary art & culture by the artists which are participants in Bucharest [...]

ALERT Studio (White Code), Bucharest: ANATOMY

ALERT studio (White Code)   |   Artist: Arantxa Etcheverria   |   July 3th – July 25th   |   2014 Opening: July 3th 2014   |   7 PM ANATOMY The recent work of Arantxa Etcheverria positions itself where three fields intersect: design, photography, and video. The design element of the video can [...]

BUCHAREST BIENNALE 6: Expose Practice: Zoltán Béla

Expose Practice: Zoltán Béla Thursday, 3 July 2014, 19.00 Artist Talk – @ PAVILION | proudly supported by UniCredit Țiriac Bank C.A. Rosetti 36 (entrance from Jean Louis Calderon Street) Expose Practice is a weekly series of talks in Pavilion – center for contemporary art & culture by the artists which are participants in Bucharest [...]

Aiurart Contemporary Art Space, Bucharest: Open Interval

Ciprian Ciuclea – Open Interval Curator: Adriana Oprea June 26th – August 22nd, 2014 | Aiurart Contemporary Art Space Opening: 26th of June, 7pm Ciprian Ciuclea is an artist concerned with the relationship between image and sensoriality. I love Bach (Calina Gallery, Timisoara, 2009) andDescriptio (Brukenthal National Museum, Sibiu, 2009) are two important exhibitions that [...]

JECZA Gallery, Timisoara: The Flesh of Things. Un-painting the Romantics

DAN MĂCIUCĂ & VERES SZABOLCS  The Flesh of Things. Un-painting the Romantics Curator: Bogdan Iacob Opening – 19.06.2014, 7PM Calea Martirilor 51/52-53, Timișoara / Romania JECZA Gallery 19th of June – 1st of September.

c.a.r._reloaded@artvictoria.ro, Bucharest

c.a.r._reloaded@artvictoria.ro Artists: Daniel Djamo, Teodor Graur, Aurora Király, Iosif Király, Carmen Rasovszky, Gheorghe Rasovszky 17th of June – 4th of July 2014 Opening: Tuesday, 17th of June, 7 pm Victoria Art Center, Calea Victoriei 12C www.artvictoria.ro Victoria Art Center has been invited to participate in Contemporary Art Ruhr (C. A. R.) – Media Art Fair [...]

BUCHAREST BIENNALE 6: Expose Practice – Gabriel Stoian

Expose Practice: Gabriel Stoian Thursday, 19 June 2014, 19.00 Artist Talk – @ PAVILION | proudly supported by UniCredit Țiriac Bank C.A. Rosetti 36 (entrance from Jean Louis Calderon Street) Expose Practice is a weekly series of talks in Pavilion – center for contemporary art & culture by the artists which are participants in Bucharest [...]

Lateral ArtSpace, Cluj: Inner whimp – Lea Rasovszky

INNER WHIMP LEA RASOVSZKY Opening: June 13 2014, 7 pm "The inner whimp is me, inside me, when my typical strategies are failing, when pressure makes everything succumb smoothly and surely, and skid suavely and dumb. It's awesome. I will explain why in just a moment.  In the last two years I researched the uncertain [...]

Calina Gallery, Timisoara: UPPER CLASS SUPERVISED

Flavia Lupu   UPPER CLASS SUPERVISED Flavia Lupu, The Mistery Supper, 2014 June 16th – July 23th, 2014 CALINA Gallery – Contemporary Art Space, Timisoara curator: Olivia Niţiş Upper Class Supervised is the first part of a work-in-progress project, the second one under the title I’m a Spoiled Daughter of a Politician following this autumn at [...]

BERSZAN: DECOMPOSITION

VENICE 06.06. – 06.07. 2014 DECOMPOSITION BERSZAN Curator: Gerda Szeplaky DECOMPOSITION Zsolt Berszán’s work focuses on the issue of impermanence. His works before 2010 investigate the possibilities of alternative genesis, seeking answers to such questions as how life may be born in death, and what perspectives open for human beings in the inhuman sphere of [...]

PAVILION: Expose Practice – Matei Arnăutu

Image: Matei Arnăutu, Fear, installation, wooden table, fan, glasses, phone, juice, metallic wires for suspension, 300 x 150 x 80cm, 2012. Courtesy of the artist, Anaid Art Gallery and Bucharest Biennale. Photo: Sorin Florea.  Expose Practice: Matei Arnăutu Thursday 12 June 2014, 19.00 Artist Talk – @ PAVILION | proudly supported by UniCredit Țiriac Bank [...]