Art news from ‘Cluj-Napoca’

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 […]

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 […]

BÁZIS contemporary art space, Cluj: Foray into abstract

BÁZIS contemporary art space, Cluj-Napoca "Foray into abstract" István BETUKER opening: 21st February 2014, 19.00 The 'Foray into abstract' series shows snapshots of a trip, both literally and metaphorically. The trip explores the territory of the abstract, disputes its provocation, absorbs the possibilities offered by the reductionist tendencies. This process has an important role in […]

RADU BĂIEȘ @ Quadro Gallery, Cluj

RADU BĂIEȘ Painting Exhibition Opening: 5th of November, at 6 p.m. Open: 6th-29th of November 2013 Visiting hours: 11:00-14:00; 15:00-19:00  Born in 1988, Radu Băieș belongs to a new generation of Romanian artists, for whom Communism does not equal childhood. This might be the reason for their detached, but not uncaring creative attitude in addressing […]

BÁZIS contemporary art space, Cluj: THE CAMOUFLAGING STRATEGY

BÁZIS contemporary art space "THE CAMOUFLAGING STRATEGY" artists: Simone ZACCAGNINI & Anna GRAMACCIA (Berlin) Event details: opening: 25th October 2013, 19.00 Address: Paintbrush Factory, 1st floor, 59-61 Henri Barbusse street, Cluj-Napoca The value of mimetic behavior lies in its ability to avoid becoming a passive object of vision. Camouflage is a natural strategy for enhancing […]


BÁZIS contemporary art space, Cluj-Napoca "EASTERN SUMMER" artist: Kyle FITZPATRICK (Milwaukee/USA & Berlin/DE) Event details: opening: 4th October 2013, 19.00 Address: Paintbrush Factory, 1st floor, 59-61 Henri Barbusse street, Cluj-Napoca When I was a kid, my grandma had a “weather stone”: a magic “forecaster” rock tied on string and hanging between two posts.

Sabot, Cluj: Alice Tomaselli | Fracas in a brothel

We are delighted to invite you to Alice Tomaselli's second solo show with Sabot, an exposé of the artist’s daily gymnastics: collect, archive, understand, appreciate, digest the world along with all its cultural tokens.  THE EPISTEMOLOGICAL MARRIAGE AFTER THE DIVORCE OF ART AND ANTHROPOLOGY.  THE AFFECTIVE LABOUR OF ALICE TOMASELLI. 4th October -9th November Sabot, […]

Spațiu Intact, Cluj-Napoca: Beyond Representation: Challenges of Contemporary Painting

Michaël Borremans, The Angel, 2013, 83 x 71 cm, oil on canvas Courtesy Zeno X Gallery, Antwerp (BE); Photo: © Peter Cox   Beyond Representation: Challenges of Contemporary Painting   Michaël Borremans & Frank Demaegd in dialogue with  Maria Rus Bojan & Horea Avram   Thursday June 27th, 6:00pm Producer: Florin Ştefan Spațiu Intact Fabrica […]

Lateral ArtSpace, Cluj-Napoca: GERMAN KLEINFORMAT

GERMAN KLEINFORMAT Annika Albrecht | Michael Biber | Lutz Braun | Mitya Churikov | Cristina Curcan | Sebastian Dacey | Vivian Greven | Ioan Grosu | Friedemann Heckel | Lou Hoyer | Lucian Indrei | Ji Su Kang | Carola Keitel | Hanna Körner | Philipp Rößle | Natascha Schmitten, Berit Schneidereit | Liv Schwenk […]

Lateral ArtSpace, Cluj-Napoca: The room with an echo…

THE ROOM WITH AN ECHO… DRAGOŞ BᾸDIȚᾸ 31 mai – 6 iunie 2013 Openning: 31 mai 2013, ora 19 Lateral Art Space has moved to a new location. You can find us on the first floor of The Paintbrush Factory. Join us at the first event in this new location: "The room with an echo…" […]

SABOT Gallery, Cluj-Napoca: Garden of Mary

Vlad Nancă | Garden of Mary May 31 at 6:00pm until July 6 at 8:00pm SABOT | The Paintbrush Factory, 59-61 Henri Barbusse str., 2nd floor I am equally fond of Bauhaus modernism, Corbusier's planning rules, and of the vernaculars, the accidents and DIY interventions within the public space. Inspired by the situationist critique of […]

Lateral ArtSpace, Cluj-Napoca: ONE

Ana-Maria Huluban ONE In April, Lateral Art Space celebrates one year of activity.   With this occasion, Ana-Maria Huluban presents a 3-channel video installation with the title "UNU" ("ONE" in Romanian), which is meant to illustrate the principle  of "ONE".

Ceramics Now Magazine launches Issue 2

Ceramics Now Magazine launches Issue 2 at The Paintbrush Factory, Cluj-Napoca Ceramics Now Association has the pleasure to invite you to the launch of Ceramics Now Magazine – Issue 2, Friday, March 29, from 6 PM, at The Paintbrush Factory (First Floor). Ceramics Now is a comprehensive publication & online art platform specialized in […]


Sam Havadtoy – Exhibiton Opening at Museum of Art – Cluj-Napoca

28.09-04.11.2012 Sam Havadtoy is a unique artist with a unique life: originating from Transylvania yet born in London, he later arrived in Budapest circa 1956 just as the Soviet tanks were moving in. Later he turned up in New York and soon mixed it up with the artistic elite, becoming good acquaintances with Keith Haring, […]

SABOT, Cluj-Napoca: Dagmar Keller & Martin Wittwer

Dagmar Keller & Martin Wittwer Opening: Friday | June 15th, 2012 | 7-10 p.m. SABOT & Bosisio residency space 59-61 Henri Barbusse street, Cluj-Napoca (The Paintbrush Factory, 4th floor) We are happy to invite you to Dagmar Keller & Martin Wittwer's presentation of their ongoing photographic research on urban and suburban ‘social landscapes’, summarized after […]

SABOT Gallery, Cluj-Napoca: Film program

FILM PROGRAM: ALEX MIRUTZIU screening of the 2010-2012 performances, June 1st, 2012, from 6 to 10 p.m. the program will continue until July 14th, from 4 to 8 p.m. every weekday, except Sunday and Monday Five Moments of Silence for Pending Work #7 | 08:32min. [IASPIS, Lucie Fontaine Studio, Stockholm, May 27th, 2012] The audience […]

Bazis, Cluj-Napoca: Shakin’ Jesus

Shakin’ Jesus BÁZIS – contemporary art space and White Project Pescara artist:  Mat Collishaw       opening: 1 June , 2012, h: 19.00 Matthew "Mat" Collishaw (1966, Nottingham, UK) is an artist based in London, one of the so-called Young British Artists, thus most exhibited together with Damien Hirst, Gary Hume, Douglas Gordon and Sarah Lucas. […]

BAZIS contemporary art space, Cluj-Napoca: Nothing to Hide

Nothing to Hide artist: Dan MACIUCA April 27 – May 28, 2012 BAZIS contemporary art space F.D.P. – Fabrica de Pensule, 59-61 H. Barbusse st., 1st floor Cluj Napoca video: The show hosted by Bazis, Dan Maciuca’s Nothing to Hide, brings forth another painter who also on this occasion decided to step away from […]

Lateral Art Space: My body is always here

Dragoș Bădiță My body is always here Lateral Art Space Fabrica de Pensule, Henri Barbusse 59-61 Cluj-Napoca, Romania We are pleased to invite you Friday, April 27, at 18 h, at the opening of the new contemporary art space Lateral, with a solo show by the artist Dragos Badita: "My body is always here." Dragos […]

European Travellers: Art from Cluj today

19 April-1 July 2012 Marius Bercea, Berszán Zsolt, Betuker István, Mihuţ Boşcu, Răzvan Botiş, Mircea Cantor, Radu Comşa, Csiki Csaba, Duo van der Mixt, Oana Fărcaş, Adrian Ghenie, Simon Cantemir Hauşi, Mihai Iepure Gorski, László István, Victor Man & Papp Anna-Bella, Miklós Szilárd, Miklósi Dénes, Alex Mirutziu, Nita Mocanu, Ciprian Mureşan, Cristian Opriş, Cristi Pogăcean, Victor Răcătău, Cristian […]


    PLAY DICE WOULD BE NICE April 13 – June 8, 2012 Opening reception: Friday April 13, 6-9 pm Gaudel de Stampa | 3, rue de Vaucouleurs, 75011 Paris  Upcoming art fairs: LISTE 17, June 12-17, Basel   SABOT exhibition space: 59-61 Henri Barbusse street, 400616, Cluj-Napoca, Romania mailing address: 12 Horea street, ap. […]

Fabrica de Pensule, Cluj-Napoca: OBJET

BAZIS contemporary art space Fabrica de Pensule, H. Barbusse, 59-61, 1st. floor, Cluj-Napoca Objet, artist: Zsolt BERSZAN February 24 – April 28, 2012 Opening: February 24, 19.00 The very essence of Berszan Zsolt’s artworks consist of a reductionist visual thinking. In his personal exhibitions from the previous years, Berszan employed Malevich’s gesture through the dominant […]

Sabot Gallery, Cluj-Napoca: COLLECTOR

Petra Feriancová, Creator 2008 (New Breeds 1948-1962; From Oskar Ferianc´s Archive), 76 b/w original photographs, variable dimensions Often shall you meet in Paris some Pons, some Elie Magus, dressed badly enough, with his face turned from the rising sun … apparently heeding nothing, conscious of nothing, paying no attention to shop-windows nor to fair passers-by, […]

Museum of Art Cluj-Napoca: MODERN TALKING

MODERN TALKING Museum of Art Cluj-Napoca FEBRUARY 15 – APRIL 15, 2012 Artists: Sonia Almeida (PT); Mark Barrow (US); Baldur Geir Bragason (IS); Vittorio Brodmann (CH); Ana Cardoso (PT); Aline Cautis (US); Radu Comsa (RO); Ann Craven (US); Francesca DiMattio (US); Ida Ekblad (NO); Enzo Giordano (IT); Heather Guertin (US); Davíð Örn Halldórsson (IS); Ingunn […]