NITA MOCANU

visual artist

NITA MOCANU CV


Name: Nicoleta Stoica
Date/place of birth: 05.03.1977, Arad, Romania
Lives and works in Arad

Studies:
1995-2000 Univesity of Art and Design Cluj-Napoca, Graphic arts department
2000-2001 Univesity of Art and Design Cluj-Napoca, Foto-Video department

SELECTED ART PROJECTS AND EXHIBITIONS

2015
kristallin #22, Atelierhaus Salzamt, Linz, Austria
• Kinema Ikon: Serial Season 2 Episode 4 /Diana Marincu // Nita Mocanu / Levente Kozma: Almost nothing happend, Art Museum Arad

2014
Diary of a discussion on education and other things, Magma Contemporary Art Space,
Sfantu Gheorghe, Romania
Diary of a discussion on education and other things, Conset Studio, Cluj-Napoca,
Romania
Dependent Artist Weekend, Arad, Romania
Evazive diary, Kinema Ikon Serial Season 1 Episode 7, Arad Art Muzeum, Romania

2012
European Travellers. Art from Cluj Today at Műcsarnok Kunsthalle Budapest

2011
• BABY OB BOARD – exhibition, Magma Contemporary Art Space, Sf. Gheorghe, Romania

2010
INTERMEDIA 21 – Kinema Ikon-exhibition, Arad Art Museum, Romania
7010 - Kinema Ikon Project -exhibition, Arad Art Museum, Romania

2009
Feminisme- H.arta Project, Timisoara, Romania

2008
The Way Things Are…-Works from the Thyssen-Bornemisza Art Contemporary Collection, Centre of Contemporary Art Torun, Poland
Transreport, Rathausgalerie, Munchen, Germany

2007
Social Cooking Romania, ICR Berlin, Germany
Precarity & Media Activism, Broeinest, Amsterdam, Holland
Neighborhood – daily practice of social values ( Eurobarometrul Vizual project by CIAC), Timisoara, Romania
• Art Generator Urban Arts Festival, Performing Arts Centre Multimedia, Stip, Macedonia
• Humour Works by City of Women, Space Gallery, Bratislava, Slovakia

2006
• F[acts]igures, Amsterdam, Holland 2006/2007
Young Artists’ Biennial Bucharest, Romania
Balkan Black Box Film Festival, Berlin, Germany
Minority Logbox caravan part of the KÜBA:Journey Against the Current project
PERIFERIC 7 Biennial, Iasi, Romania
HER POSITION IN TRANSITION Women Art Festival, Vienna, Austria
cARTfilm Video Documentary Festival, Iasi, Romania
• THE MASCA EVENT , Masca Theatre, Bucharest, Romania

2005
• VideoNight by Arteast Foundation in the framework of ALTER-NATIVE 13, International Shor Film Festival, Tirgu-Mures , Romania
• CONTEMPORARY VISUAL ARTS IN ROMANIA(part II) by Simona Nastac ICR London, UK
Alert 7’, Cluj & Vama Veche, Romania
Simultan – Video and Media Arts Festival, Timisoara, Romania
AV Motional, Tranzit House, Cluj, Romania
• SPAZI APERTI Accademia di Romania in Roma, Italy
On Difference #1 Local Contexts-Hybrid Spaces, Wurttembergischer Kunstverein ,Stuttgart, Germany
• OFFSET [2004]

2004
• AV Motional, Toaca /CIAC Foundation, Bucharest, Romania
• Art High School Cluj, Romania
• Video Channel, Nuremberg, Germany
“The Way the World is” by Vector, The Turkish Bath, Iasi, Romania
• Extra Curricula, Tranzit House, Cluj, Romania
• Vienna Days in Bucharest, Moving Patterns, The New Gallery, Bucharest, Romania
[R][R][F] 2004 ---&XP//VideoChannel//"Local connection "
• DISPLAY, Protokoll Studio, Cluj, Romania

2003
• Re:Location 2 - UAP Gallery, Vienna Confectionery, Cluj, Romania
• Re:Location 2 - O.K Center for Contemporary Art, Linz, Austria

2002
• “Call me!” ATAS Gallery, Cluj, Romania
• Experiment Space 4, SPACE Gallery-CIAC, Bucharest, Romania
• Real Presence 2 , at Tito Museum by SKC, Belgrade, Serbia

2001
• The arbitrary censorship and the elegant compulsion hidden trough manipulation, Tranzit House, Cluj, Romania
• In Vitro, The Obstetrics and Gynecology Clinic, Tranzit Foundation, Cluj, Romania

2000
• Clean Art- TRANZ-art in SITU, Tranzit House, Cluj, Romania
• Izmit Performing Arts Festival, Izmit, Turkey

WORKSHOPS, PROJECTS, RESIDENCES

2010
”Video and Communication - Media Education across the Curriculum”, Berlin, Germany- I attended the course trough a Comenius scholaship

2007
Ladyfest Romania- I was one of the organizers of the event in 2007 in Bucharest, Romania

2006
Eclectic Tech Carnival Timisoara Romania– workshops on open source free software/women hack lab; I was one of the organizers of the event
METHODS II – Research projects on Art –Society Relations - ArteFiera Bologna Exhibition Center 27th - 29th January 2006 By Cittadellarte - Fondazione Pistoletto and Artfactories

2005
ZagrebDox, documentary film festival, Zagreb, Croatia - I attended the documentary film workshop

2003 - 2008
• member of D Media (D Media is an NGO for independent media)

2003
• Artists in Residence Program, 07 January - 05 March 2003 , O.K Centrum Upper Austria, Linz
• Managing Performing Arts across Europe, Sofia (co-production of The Red House for Culture and Debate, Sophia, Bulgaria and THEOREM, Amsterdam, Nedherland); I attended the cultural management seminar

2002
• Gasthof - students meeting in Frankfurt (University of Art), workshops, debates, Frankfurt, Germany

2000
MEDIAWAVE Photo/Film camp, Rabapatona, Hungary
• TRANZ-art in SITU project, the rehabilitation of the public space, Tranzit House, Cluj, Romania