My work draws attention to taboo subjects and mental clichés through my self-ironic treatment of personal histories.

Cătălina Nistor (b. 1981) lives and works in Cluj-Napoca, RO.

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS AND PROJECTS

2021 - Where The Spirit Meets The Bone, Lateral ArtSpace @Rubik, Cluj, RO

2021 - Seeing Past the Future, Online exhibition of works by 2020 Pollock-Krasner Foundation grant recipients

2020 - SHOW-OFF 3 - Matca Artspace, Cluj, RO

2018 - Dyschromia, Matca Artspace, Cluj, RO (solo show)

2018 - "Nous sommes tous surréalistes"? [HUMAN COLLECTION], Curator: Ungvári-Zrínyi Kata, Camera K'Arte, Tg, Mureș, RO

2018 - Among Poles, Magma Contemporary Art Space, Curators: Attila Kispál & Ágnes-Evelin Kispál, Saint George, RO

2018 - Bounded enthusiasm, White Cuib, RO (solo show)

2017 - Life a User's Manual,  Art Encounters Biennial, Curator: Diana Marincu & Ami Barak, Timișoara, RO

2017 - 24 / 7, Domino / supported by Plan B Foundation, Curator: Diana Marincu, Cluj, RO (solo show)

2016 - Adevărul – workshop on the press, Tranzit House, Cluj, RO

2016 - Mora Emerging III, Mora Art Center, Bucharest, RO

2015 - ABC 80 in collaboration with writer Evelin Márton, MAGMA Contemporary Art Space, Sf. Gheorghe, RO

2014 - Working Title, Magma Contemporary Art Space, Curators: Attila Kispál & Ágnes-Evelin Kispál, Saint George, RO

2011 - KunstKamers, Rotterdam, NL

2006 - I don't like advertising, but advertising likes me, NIT Gallery, Bucharest, RO (solo show)

"Ziar" - on going collaborative, contemporary art publication, initiated in December 2019 together with the artist Dan Beudean

GRANTS, AWARDS, RESIDENCIES

2020 - Campart - Residency and mentoring for Romanian artists, Art Encounters Foundation

            Online workshop: Artist publications and offline dissemination

2020 - Pollock-Krasner Foundation Grant

EDUCATION

2008-2009 - MA courses at Dutch Art Institute, ArtEZ University of the Art,  Enschede, NL

2006 - MA in Visual Arts, Faculty of Decorative Arts and Design, National University of Arts, Bucharest, RO

2004 - BA in Textile Arts, Faculty of Decorative Arts and Design, National University of Arts, Bucharest, RO

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