Art news from ‘Romania’

The Bureau of Melodramatic Research:The Congress of Pessimism – second part

The Congress of Pessimism is resurrected. After beginning in March with Dylan Trigg and the Unsorcery meeting, the Bureau of Melodramatic Research presents: Nicola Masciandaro: A Matter of Sorrow: The Trouble with Not Being Born & Following the Sigh Wednesday 23rd of April, 19:00 Thursday 24th of April, 19:00 Ben Woodard: This Wandering Insignificance: The [...]

Aiurart, Bucharest: MOMENTUM 2

MOMENTUM 2 Artists: Michele Bressan, Irina Botea, Irina Broboană, Cătălin Burcea, Mario Ionescu, Flavia Lupu, Delia Popa, Marilena Preda Sânc, Valeriu Șchiau, Roxana Trestioreanu, Mihai Zgondoiu. Special invited French artist: Veronique Sapin.  Curator: Olivia Nițiș April 24th to May 14th, 2014 | Aiurart Contemporary Art Space | 21 Lirei, Bucharest Project coordination: Oana Băluță and [...]

TATHĀGATA @ Lateral ArtSpace, Cluj

TATHĀGATA  DRAGOȘ BĂDIȚĂ Vernisaj: 11 Aprilie 2014, ora 19 Video, 40 min The film is a meditative essay composed of moments filmed in 2012: a day and a night spent around the lake called The Blue Lagoon.  "Tathāgata" is a Sanskrit word which means "arriving at that"; "that" meaning being as such, the existence emptied [...]

Salonul de proiecte: Disenchantment Day

Disenchantment Day Artists: Dragoș Bădiță, Daniel Djamo, Florin Flueraș and Alina Popa, Monotremu, [Perplex], Sillyconductor Exhibition opening: Thursday, 20 February, 19.00 Launch of the Unsorcery method – Florin Flueraș and Alina Popa: 19.30 Sound performance Sillyconductor: 20.30 20 February – 13 April 2014  Salonul de proiecte announces the opening of its third season of exhibitions [...]

Club Electroputere Craiova: Haunting Monumentality II

Haunting Monumentality II  -The impossibility of the collective- Artists: Mihuţ Boşcu Kafchin, Igor and Ivan Buharov, Csaba Kis Róka, Svätopluk Mikyta, Beatrix Szörényi, Ádám Ulbert curator: Áron Fenyvesi 11.04 – 24.05 2014 Opening Friday, April 11, 7 pm Club Electroputere Craiova  56 Calea București Haunting Monumentality was a group exhibition which premiered in Galeria Plan [...]

Anaid Art Gallery, Bucharest: MERIDIAN

Tuesday, 15th of April 2014, at 07:30 p.m. will take place at ANAID ART GALLERY the opening of the exhibition "Meridian" signed by Kyle Fitzpatrick, curator Diana Dochia. The exhibition "Meridian" is part of a series of events 10 years of contemporary art at Anaid Art Gallery 2004 – 2014. The persons who are found [...]

All those who praise work are wrong | Gabriel Stoian @ ALERT studio (White Code)

Gabriel Stoian @ ALERT studio (White Code) Opening: Tuesday, April 15th, 7:00 PM. ALL THOSE WHO PRAISE WORK ARE WRONG (A project about absence of meaning in today’s active performance)  The concept is a reaction towards the absence of meaning, fake motivation and the lack of choice regarding the relation between the contemporary individual and [...]

Sabot Gallery, Cluj: RĂZVAN BOTIȘ – Going Twomblysh, Woolish, Foolish [via scribblings / toward normcore]

  Friday – May 17 Sabot gallery [59-61 Henri Barbusse str., Cluj, Romania] As emulation, appropriation, pastiche – you name it – have been exposed, lost their pompous aura and became tools, means of redistributing cultural artifacts, I become more and more concerned in turning my balldress into a well-worn coat. Is anybody else doing [...]

BAZIS, Cluj: NYIRI Dalma – Through the Looking-Glass

Nyiri Dalma – Through the Looking-Glass Bazis Contemporary Art Platform opening: 11.04.2014, 19.00 h adress: str. Henri Barbusse 59-61, Fabrica de Pensule, etaj 1. The central elements of Dalma Nyiri’s exhibition are installations built by the artist from vintage objects which serve as frames for photographs, using the stereoscopy technique. Stereoscopy, a branch of optics, [...]


Arbor vitae Foundation and Victoria Art Center invite you to the exhibition STARTPOINT PRIZE 2013 @ BUCHAREST A selection of graduates of European art academies Artists: Mihai Baltac (UNA Bucharest), Tereza Fišerová (VŠUP Prague), Karen Kramer (Goldsmiths London),  Nicoleta Moise (UNA Bucharest), Jaakko Pallasvuo (KUVA Helsinki), Marijke de Roover (KASK Gent), Abigail Sidebotham (RCA London), [...]

Mirror & Lamp – Tereza Fiserova @ Galeria 26, Bucharest

Opening – Thursday, April 3rd 2014, 8 PM Galeria 26 (OTA), 26 Dr. Staicovici street, Bucharest Tereza Fiserova is an artist-in-residence for a short time this year, at the Czech Centre in Bucharest. Born in 1988, she was among the awarded of Startpoint Prize in 2013. Starpoint Prize is awarded for the best graduation projects, [...]


FOCUS ON Mihai Zgondoiu THE ARTIST'S GOLDEN HAND (video-performance, object, print) March 21– May 3, 2014 Project coordinator: Ana-Maria Altmann Opening: Friday, March 21, 2014, 19.00, Five Plus Art Gallery, 41 Argentinier Str., Vienna "Zgondoiu is an avid observer of cultural issues, political stereotypes but also of his own identity. Key words such as freedom, [...]

Aiurart Contemporary Art Space: Anca Mureșan and Ion Grigorescu – nothing op.2

Anca Mureșan and Ion Grigorescu nothing op.2 March 26th to April 18th, 2014 | Aiurart Contemporary Art Space | 21 Lirei, Bucharest | Opening: Wednesday, March 26th, 7pm. Answers without questions I’ve asked, in turn, a man of letters, a journalist and then an art collector if they had any interest in asking/exhibiting questions or [...]

Allegra Nomad Gallery: Paul Neagu. What if He Was Right?

Allegra Nomad Gallery invites you to the opening Paul Neagu. What if He Was Right? Curator: Igor Mocanu March 14 – 28, 2014. UNA Gallery, Budișteanu Street 10, Bucharest Opening: March 14, 2014, 4 p.m. – 9 p.m. Visiting hours: M – F: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. On Friday 14, March 2014, at 4 [...]

What’s in it for me / What’s in it for you, Anca Nuță @ FSPAC Cluj

Anca Nuță Company vs. Artist or Company and The Artist What's in it for me / What's in it for you Thursday 27 March 2014, 19.00 LECTURE @Universitatea Babeș-Bolyai Cluj, Facultatea de Științe Politice, Str. Traian Moșoiu nr.71, Cluj-Napoca Why do we fight for art? Winston Churchill, the Prime Minister of Great Britain, being confronted [...]


CENTRE FOR CONTEMPORARY ART UJAZDOWSKI CASTLE A FEW GRAMS OF RED, YELLOW, BLUE. New Romanian Art. Artists: Apparatus 22, Anca Benera & Arnold Estefan, Irina Botea, Mihuț Boșcu Kafchin, Cătălin Burcea, Mircea Cantor, Radu Cioca, Radu Comşa, Adrian Ghenie, Maxim Liulca, Ioana Nemeş, Alex Mirutziu, Anca Munteanu Rîmnic, Ciprian Mureşan, Vlad Nancă, Cristian Rusu, Şerban [...]

Anaid Art Gallery, Bucharest: Phantasmagoria

Thursday, 6th of March, 2014, will take place at 07:30 p.m. at ANAID ART GALLERY the opening of the exhibition "Phantasmagoria" signed by Raluca Arnăutu, curator Diana Dochia. The exhibition "Phantasmagoria" is part of the series of events 10 years of contemporary art at Anaid Art Gallery 2004 – 2014. The persons who are found [...]

BAD SINCE 1974 @ ZORZINI Gallery, Bucharest

ZORZINI Gallery presents BAD SINCE 1974 A solo show by TARA von Neudorf Curator Adina Zorzini Opening on 6 of March at 6 pm 31 Thomas Masaryk Street, Bucharest Tara von Neudorf (b. 1974) is an established Romanian artist, mainly working and living in Bucharest, Sibiu and Cluj; mostly renowned for his graphic artworks, Tara [...]

tranzit. ro/ Cluj: LOST AND LOST

tranzit. ro/ Cluj invites you to the exhibition of: ZSOLT VISKY (Gilles the Postman) entitled: LOST AND LOST Opening: Friday, 28 February 2014, at 8 pm. Venue: tranzit. ro/ Cluj, Brassai Sámuel Str., nr. 5, Cluj Opening speech: Zsuzsa Selyem Lost and Lost grew out of the project Gilles, the Postman. Zsolt Visky initiated and [...]

Unattended Cermony@ 418 Contemporary Art Gallery, Bucharest

418 Contemporary Art Gallery has the pleasure to invite you to the exhibition Unattended Ceremony, signed by Cristian Răduță. This is the third exhibition of the artist in the gallery space. His previous exhibitions, Horn White (2010, curated by Aurelia Mocanu) and Terraferma (2011, curated by Adriana Oprea), together with his participation in the summer [...]