Jul. 2017 - Aug. 2017
|Cristina Davidâ€™s artistic practice employs text, photography and video as main means of expression and documenting the artistâ€™s personal and peculiar view on the world, herself and the passing of time. Her projects bring forth more than often performance, gestures and installations with a playful and ironic, overall conceptual twist. With a BFA at the Photo-Video Department from the National University of Arts in Bucharest and a MFA from the Art Academy Of Bergen, Norway, Cristina David was engaged in various artistic residencies, in Seydisfjordur, Iceland (2015), Vienna, Austria (2014), Santa Monica, California (2012), Bratislava, Slovakia (2011), etc.|
Her works have been shown in exhibitions such as â€śThe School of Kyivâ€ť, Kyiv Biennial 2015, â€śFew Were Happy with their Condition: Video and Photography in Romaniaâ€ť, Kunsthalle Winterthur (2015), â€śWhat about (y)our Memory?â€ť (2014) and â€śGood Girls. Memory, Desire, Powerâ€ť (2013), The National Museum of Contemporary Art, Bucharest, â€śInvoluntary Memoryâ€ť, The University of California Irvine University Art Galley/Room, Los Angeles, USA (2013), â€śGlobal without Globalisation: From Mathematics to Chinaâ€ť, Salonul de proiecte, Bucharest (2012), â€žDump Time. For a Practice of Horizontalityâ€ť, Shedhalle, Zurich (2011), in Manifesta8, Murcia,Cartagena (2010), â€śBlind Dateâ€ť, Museum of Contemporary Art of Finland, Helsinki (2006). She was awarded the Henkel Art Award, Romania, in 2011 and won the First Prize at the â€śAlternative Film/Video 2006â€ť, Belgrade. Cristina David lives and works in Bucharest, Romania.