Simona Dumitriu

Simona collaborated until 2015 with Ileana Faur, Marian Dumitru and Claudiu Cobilanschi at Spațiul Platforma, an artist-run space supported by the National Museum of Contemporary Art / MNAC in the Anexa building, Calea Moșilor 62-68, 1st floor. She held several roles in the project, together with those involved: curating, teaching, fixing things, making art.
She has been writing for Revista ARTA, with gaps, since it first came out in its new format in 2010.
She was a lecturer at the National University of the Arts / UNARTE until 2013.
Since 2014 she works together with her partner Ramona Dima.

February 15, 2016

Peace in Nature after the Upgrade

When you search Google for "inner peace", the first result is goodreads, and the first of the 393 quotes tagged with inner peace is: “Nobody can hurt me without my permission.” ― Mahatma Gandhi

— Simona Dumitriu

November 23, 2014

Randomly Accessed Memory

R.A.M. lists all over again the permanent exhibition interposing various media objects from our times based on the thesis of hyper-photographic vision.

— Simona Dumitriu

November 22, 2014

You lose your balance when I hold you tight

Combat situations (sports related or not) are a form of public demonstration of our deepest affects: insecurity, self-preservation instinct, empathy to the other person’s pain, one’s own fear.

— Simona Dumitriu

November 19, 2014

Archeology of common definitions

Andreea David and Ingrid Bergher Myhre met during a performance residency and STAFF is their first collaborative product.

— Simona Dumitriu