Bio

MARIUS RITIU

 

Marius Ritiu (1984, Satu Mare, Romania)

ritiu.art@gmail.com

 

Based in Antwerp and New York

 

2014 – Master`s Degree – Royal Academy of Fine Arts, Sculpture Department, Antwerp, Belgium

2009 – Master`s Degree - University of Fine Arts, Sculpture Department, Cluj Napoca, Romania

2007 – Bachelor`s Degree - University of Fine Arts, Sculpture Department, Cluj Napoca, Romania

 

Residencies:

2017 – ISCP (International Studio & Curatorial Program), New York, USA

2010 – Verbeke Foundation, Kemzeke, Belgium

 

Awards & grants:

2011 – ARTE/cutlog Prize for the project No Borders Equals Tolerance, presented during the cutlog Art Fair, Bourse du Commerce, Paris, FR

2017 - Kunsten en Erfgoed Grant for the ISCP residency program

 

Commisions:

2016 – Thalie Art Foundation, Brussels, BE

2012 - DE SOKKEL #3, Middelheim Museum, Antwerp, BE

2012 – Tweespoor, De Warande, Turnhout, BE

 

Solo exhibitions:

 

2017 - The Tale of a Found Dimension, Slag Gallery, New York, USA

2015 – Venus Von Hamburg, Open Source Gallery, New York, USA

2014 - Eleven Thousandth of a Second Long Ride, Galerie Marion De Cannière, Antwerp, BE

2013 – Eleven Thousandth of a Second Long Ride, project presentation (supported by ARTE TV France), cutlog Art Fair, The Clemente, New York, US

2012 - Different Perspective “Contest/Exhibition”, Galerie Marion De Cannière, Antwerp, BE

2012 – DE SOKKEL #3 - Kunstinterventie in het Antwerpse Stadspark, Middelheim Museum, Antwerp, BE

2012 – Magic Carpet, project presentation at Slick Art Fair/Galerie Marion De Cannière, Brussels, BE

2011 – Mas(s) Moving, Galerie Marion De Cannière, Antwerp, BE

2011 – Stressing State, Trajector Art Fair/Galerie Marion De Cannière, Brussels, BE

2010 – How to Become Famous in One Month, Galerie Marion De Cannière, Antwerp, BE

 

Group exhibitions (selection):

 

2017 – Verbeke Foundation, Kemzeke, BE

2017 – Independent Brussels, Slag Gallery, Brussels, BE

2016 – Volta Basel, Slag Gallery, Basel, CH

2016 - What are we building down there? Bucharest Biennale 7, RO

2016 – Ringland: A city is not a road, Bernaerts Auction House, Antwerp, BE

2016 – Tamango, National Museum of Contemporary Art, Bucharest, RO

2015 – Art Contest, De Markten, Brussels, BE

2015 – cutlog Paris, artists recommended by ARTE France, Paris, FR

2015 – Closer/ Dichterbij Festival, Zuiderpershuis, Antwerp, BE

2015 – 120 Minutes,curated by Frank Koolen & Lieven Segers, Art Brussels, BE

2015 – A Belgian Politician, Marion De Cannière Art Space, Antwerp, Belgium

2014 – Noli me tangere, Verbeke Foundation, Kemzeke, Belgium

2014 – The Patron of the Travellers, BORG Biennial, Antwerp, Belgium

2014 – Public Intimacy, Art Brussels/Galerie Marion De Cannière, Brussels, BE

2014 – Park + Ride, Verbeke Foundation, Kemzeke, Belgium

2013 – Reframe Festival, TAC, Eindhoven, NL

2013 – P.R.E.S.T.I.G.E., Plateau ROZIER, Ghent, BE

2012 – Sideways Festival, Turnhout, BE

2012 – Tweespoor, De Warande, Turnhout, Be

2012 – Twelve Thousandth Three Hundred Forty-Five , Verbeke Foundation, Kemzeke, Belgium

2011/2012 – The Tiberius Principle (Exit 2011 – Entrée 2012), Middelheim Museum, Antwerp, BE

2011 – cutlog Art Fair/Galerie Marion De Cannière, Bourse du Commerce, Paris, FR

2011 – Photocollages, Verbeke Foundation, Kemzeke, BE

2010/2011 – Certified Copy, Verbeke Foundation, Kemzeke, BE

2010/2011 – Trou de ville, Verbeke Foundation, Kemzeke, BE

 

Press (selection):

 

2017 - ARTNews

2017 - White Hot Magazine

2016 – ARTE TV

2015 – ARTE TV

2015 – NRC Handelsblaad

2015 – De Standaard

2015 – De Standaard

2014 – H ART

2013 - ARTE TV

2013 - ARTE TV

2012 - Collect (no. 431, Dutch version)

2012 - Collect (no. 431, French version)

2012 - Gazet van Antwerpen

2012 - Art Croissance (issue no. 5)

2012 - Wall Street International

2012 - ARTE TV

2012 - Gazet van Antwerpen

2012 - Gazet van Antwerpen

2012 - Canvas TV

2011 - Beaux Arts Magazine

2011 - The New York Times

2011 - ARTE TV

2011 - Art Media Agency

2011 - Kunstbeeld

2011 - Art Press

2010 - De Morgen