Belu-Simion Făinaru at The Venice Biennale 2019

We are happy to announce that our gallery artist, Belu-Simion Făinaru, is part of the the Romanian group exhibition at the 58th edition of The Venice Biennale.

Alongside artists Dan Mihălțianu and Miklós Onucsán, Belu-Simion Făinaru will present Unfinished Conversations on the Weight of Absence, curated by Cristian Nae with commissioner Attila Kim. The show tackles the politics of representation, cultural displacement, the anxiety of non-belonging, and the notion of direct democracy.

Opening: ‪May 9, 5:30–7pm‬
Romanian Pavilion, Giardini, Sestiere Castello, 30122 Venice, Italy

Opening at the New Gallery: ‪May 10, 6–8pm‬
The New Gallery of the Romanian Institute of Culture and Humanistic Research in Venice / Campo Santa Fosca, Palazzo Correr, Venice

More information: www.unfinishedconversations.ro | Facebook Page | Instagram Page

Matei Bejenaru / Book Launch

MATEI BEJENARU. PRUT
Thursday, March 28th, 19.00h
Anca Poterașu Gallery
58 Plantelor, Bucharest

Editorial Project by P+4 Publications

Matei Bejenaru. PRUT
216 pages (64 text, 152 imagini)
Romanian / English
Authors: Katarzyna Ruchel-Stockmans, Anca Verona Mihuleț, Puiu Lățea, Sezgin Boynik, Alina Șerban
Editor: Alina Șerban
Design: Andrei Turenici / Daniel & Andrew Design Studio
Production: Fabrik

Our gallery part of ”Essential booths in ARCO” / NEO2 Review

Art critic and curator Aurélien Le Genissel dubs our participation at ARCO as ”the most serious” booth in the fair.
Our gallery’s first participation at the Madrid-based international fair included works from artists Matei Bejenaru, Aurora Király, Olivia Mihălțianu, Decebal Scriba.
More information on the top of the most essential booths in ARCO here: full article

Matei Bejenaru in Finstral collection

We are happy to announce that Matei Bejenaru’s 2nd edition of his iconic photographic artwork
”High Voltage Lab in Iasi” from the series Between Two Worlds, Epson Digigraphie Archival inkjet print, 120 x 150 cm, Edition 2/5 + 2AP, 2011 is in the contemporaru art collection of Finstral.

”Thanks to company founder Hans Oberrauch’s passion for art, Finstral now holds a diverse and extensive collection of contemporary art. Since the founding of the company, a steadily growing collection recounts the close interlocking between artistic creativity and innovative thinking, providing important impulses for an individualistic approach to building and living. Thus, art has been a source of inspiration and part of the company’s philosophy since the very beginning.” (Source: www.finstral.com)

La Fête de l’Ours / Ciné Bear

Thursday, February 21, 2019, At 6:30 p.m.
La Conciergerie in Paris | Salle d’Armes

organized by Musée de la Chasse et de la Nature
with a curatorial selection of videos by Anca Poterașu

artists: Irina Botea Bucan, Adelina Ivan, Anca Munteanu Rimnic,
Patricia Teodorescu, Oana Paula Vainer, Diana-Elena Păun

More info

Daniel Djamo / Group show at Hangar, Brussels

To mark the Romanian presidency of the Council of the European Union, Hangar is presenting three artists who have Europe and Romania in common: Mircea Cantor, Daniel Djamo & Florica Prevenda. In their various different ways, they each follow their own different paths in their exploration of the complexity of our contemporary society. Exhibition staged with the support of the Permanent Representation of Romania to the European Union and the Romanian Cultural Institute in Brussels.

Venue: Hangar Art Space
18, place du Châtelain
1050 Brussels
Belgium

Opening 07/02/2019
07/02 – 04/05/2019

 

Olivia Mihălțianu / Rewind

The opening takes place within the framework of the Independent Space Index festival (October 11–13) .

The film installation Rewind at Hoast by Olivia Mihaltianu is based on various attempts, of her continuous trials and errors processes of manipulating film in ways that are touching aspects like fashion, culinary, society and nature, among others, in works such as: Robe de soirée (1996), Film métrage (2015), Spaghetti Loop (2016), Tailler la robe selon le drap / Cutting the Coat According the Cloth (2018).

Venue: Hoast
Address:
Große Sperlgasse 25
1020 Vienna, Austria

Opening 12/10/2018
12/10 – 26/10/2018

 

Matei Bejenaru and Aurora Király / Upcoming group exhibition / Orient

Orient
Group Exhibition with: Darja Bajagić, Wojciech Bąkowski, Ivana Bašić, Matei Bejenaru, Piotr Bosacki, Pavel Brăila, Veronika Bromová, Jan Brož, Jiří Černický, Romana Drdová, Habima Fuchs, Matyáš Chochola, Anežka Hošková, Atis Jakobsons, Zsófia Keresztes, Aurora Király, Adrian Kiss, Adam Kokesch, Jiří Kovanda, Piotr Łakomy, Václav Litvan, Pavla Malinová, David Maljkovic, Jimena Mendoza, Gizela Mickiewicz, Marge Monko, Vlad Nancă, Ioana Nemeş, Alice Nikitinová, Richard Nikl, Pakui Hardware, Jasanský & Polák, Julius Reichel, Dragana Sapanjoš, Jiří Skála, Adéla Součková, Petr Štembera, Авдей Тер-Оганьян, Mark Ther, Viktor Timofeev, Jerzy Truszkowski, Anetta Mona Chişa & Lucia Tkáčová, Emöke Vargová, Martin Vongrej, Jana Želibská

Curator: Michal Novotný

Venues:
Kim? Laikmetīgās mākslas centrs
Opening 20/4/2018
21/4 – 27/5/2018
Sporta iela 2 k-1, LV-1013, Rīga
http://www.kim.lv/

BOZAR
Opening 19/6/2018
20/6 – 19/8/2018
Paleis voor Schone Kunsten | Palais des Beaux-Arts | Centre for Fine Arts
Rue Ravensteinstraat 23 B – 1000 Brussel | Bruxelles | Brussels
https://www.bozar.be/

Galeria Sztuki Współczesnej Bunkier Sztuki
opening 21/9/2018
22/9 – 16/12/2018
pl. Szczepański 3a, 31-011 Kraków
http://bunkier.art.pl/

 

Daniel Djamo / Past Futures

Artist Daniel Djamo presents the Past Futures project, prepared specifically for Likovni Salon. The work was produced during the artist’s two-month residency in Celje as part of the AIR CELEIA programme led by the Centre for Contemporary Arts.

Opening Exhibition: Thursday, 15 February 2018
Likovni Salon Gallery
More information here

Olivia Mihălțianu in EMST Collection

We are happy to announce that Olivia Mihălțianu’s video artwork, Island (DVD Pal, black and white with sound, 7’15”, 2008) is now part of the collection of The National Museum of Contemporary Art (EMST) in Athens!