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Zoița (Delia Călinescu), b. 1978, has exhibited in major galleries and art centers in Romania and abroad, including Argentina, the USA, the UK,  France, Belgium, Czech Republic and Greece; her institutional and gallery collaborations numbering the Contemporary Art Museum in Galati;  Selari, Galeria 3/4, Dalles, Prometheus, Apollo, Artis, Studio Arte, Unicat, Dana Art and Artfooly galleries in Bucharest; Artigon Gallery at Hundred Years Gallery in London; Mya Gallery, Vytvarneho Gallery, House of Arts, Ceske Umeni in Prague; Centro Cultural Kirchner in Buenos Aires and Contemporary Art Space Marais in Paris. She has participated to a series of international art fairs, such as Art Athina Athens (2017) and Accessible Art Fair Brussels (2016), as well as important festivals in Romania such as Amural Visual festival Brasov (2016), We Are Museums Bucharest (2016), Pup Up Street Art Museums (2014) and Ciclop episodul 3 (2013) in Bucharest. Zoița  was invited to international art residences in Brasov, Valcea and Bistrita Romania between 2009 and 2017, and she is currently coordinating the RAC Reduta International Art residency in Brasov. Her projects are always seriously documented long-term projects dealing with postmodern concepts and realities. Lately, she has shown much interest in eco-friendly and organic materials and media, whilst experiencing with performance, action painting and video installations.

Selected solo shows & personal projects:

 

 

2017- Studio without borders, Independent Contemporary Art Stace, Marais, Paris, FR
curator: Antigona Silvia Rogozea
2016-White Night of Galleries, Nod Makerspace, Bucharest,RO
2014-” Geometrical Perception” at 30202 Gallery, Bucharest, RO
2014 – “That hands that are not mine” performance @ GoldenFrame, 030202 Gallery, Curator:Mihai Zgondoiu, Bucharest, RO
2014 – “Wings for Paradise” Paintings TCI, Victoria Plaza, Bucharest, RO
2012 – “Painting series at Tempo Art Gallery, Bucharest, RO
“To much skin for a hard life” performance, Bucharest, RO
2011 – “Tranzitoriu” at The Lobby Contemporary Art Space, Bucharest, RO
2010 – “Toi” Stefan B Shop, Bucharest, RO
2009 – “Nonverbal Dialog” performance, Bucharest, RO
2007 – “Bazu” – Galeria Artis, Bucharest, RO
2006 – “Expanded view recent aquisitions” performance, Bucharest, RO

Selected group exhibitions & collaborative projects:

 

 

2017-Art Athina International Fair, Artfooly Gallery, Athens, GR
2017-Origins, TKC, The kitchenTable Collective, Leyen Gallery UK
2017- Dada, Romanian Ambasy in Buenos Aires, AR
2016-” I love you with all my heart” Amural Visual Festival, Brasov, RO
2016-” Black Bridges” Artigon Gallery at Hundred Years Gallery, London, UK
2016-” Rocket Museum” Unicat Gallery, The Ark, Bucharest, RO
2013 – “Open Air Art Street Museum” POP UP Bucharest, RO
“Ciclop Street Art Project”, Work in Progress 3, Bucharest, RO
2011 – ”Perspective” Irecson Institute, Bucharest, RO
“I am” Romanian Embassy, Washington, USA
“Identitati” French Institute, Bucharest, RO
2010 – “Story of the moment” Studio Arte, Bucuresti
“Unfinished Project” Irecson Institute, Bucharest, RO
2008 – “Accente” D’Art Gallery, Aiud, RO
“Field Painting” Apollo Gallery, Bucharest, RO
“Directii” Apollo Gallery, Bucharest, RO
“7-1” – Artis Gallery, Bucharest, RO
2007 – “Bienala de Gravura Experimentala” Bucharest, RO
“Directii” Galeria Apollo, Bucharest, RO

Collection: National Patrimony of Romania, Benetton Privat Collection, Privat Collection in USA, France, United Kingdom, Rusia and Belgium.