Andrei Ciurdarescu

Biography

Andrei Ciurdarescu

Artwork

" The artist report toward space and subject includes associations and personal experiences that lead to narative results with a mark of irony "

Biography

Research

His investigation focuses on a careful analysis and collection of traces left by humanity, choosing places where develop researches that result in cycles of works of great poetry and intensity.
Among recent works, are to remember the one dedicated to the Sibillini Mountains and another one dedicated to Lecce, and one for the Atocha train station in Madrid.
Depending on the specificity of the place, the actions of direct collection, on the roads, buildings, urban objects, made by Ciurdarescu, with distinct colors and mixes painting, compose each time an album of great human intensity.

Notes

Date
Born in Orastie,Hunedoara, Romania at 19th December 1984;
lives and works in Cluj-Napoca.


Training and Education

Faculty of Fine Arts UAD, Painting Department; University of Art and Design, Cluj-Napoca, MA in Fine arts, now attending the PhD Programme.  

Solo Exhibitions  
2015- ”Giardini dello splendore_Bellezza ferita”, Accademia di Romania, Roma, Italia
2014 -    “Acumulare”  Casa Matei Gallery, Cluj Napoca, Romania;
2013 -    open studio, Intact Space Foundation
 at Fabrica de Pensule, Cluj-Napoca, Romania.
Psychotic Substitute
, Oradea, Romania, Visualkontakt LAB Gallery, curated by Alina Staicu, 13th December 2012;
Nationalismus, Ulm/Germany,  Visualkontakt Gallery, 28th September 2011;
Red Sofa, Oradea / Romania, Visualkontakt Gallery, October 2010;
Wald, Ulm/ Germany, Akademie fuer Darstellende Kunst, July 2008;
“A Prsonal Territory“/ ”Eu/Timp/Gest“ , Sibiu / Romania, ArtVO Gallery, event part of “Sibiu European Cultural Capital 2007” Programme, June 2007;

Group Exhibitions

2015- Cluj Calling Project_Vento da Est ARTEATRO Gallery, San Domenico Foundation, Crema, Italia
2015- Cluj Calling Project, IAGA Gallery, Cluj
2014 -   Group exhibition during ”Art and its contexts: cross-disciplinary
dialogue – The 8th midterm Conference of the European Research Network Sociology of the Arts” at Intact Space – Fabrica de Pensule, Cluj-Napoca, România;
2014 -   ”Luc Tuymans in dialogue
 with Calin Dan” at Intact Space –Fabrica de Pensule, Cluj-Napoca, România;
Vanguardia y Periferia
, Madrid/Spain,  La Neomudéjar - Centro de Artes de Vanguardia y Residencia Artistica International, curated by Nestor Prieto,
29th
April 2014;
Green and Brown” Project , Ouessant, Ile d'Ouessant / France,
25th March 2014;
“Cutting edge II” Project, Cluj-Napoca / Romania, Museum of Art Cluj-Napoca, 8th November 2013;
“Formatos Senti 2, La Huella Del Espiritu”, Madrid / Spain,
Casa de Vacas, 20th June 2013;
Green and Brown Project  “Il Colore Come Sostanza”, Macerata/ Italy, Accademia di Belle Arti Macerata, June 2013;
“GTCI, Gala Traficantului 
de cultura/ culture trafficker gala

Awards

Henkel Art Award - 2009, Jury’s Special Mention, Bucuresti, 2009

Artwork