Mircea Cantor


Né en 1977, il vit et travaille entre Cluj, Roumanie et Paris.


La partie invisible de l’infini, Galerie de l’atelier Brancusi (Centre Georges Pompidou), Paris
(France), 2017

Part II, Fondation Francès, Senlis (France)
Part I, Fondation Francès, Senlis (France)
Mircea Cantor
5775 (Part II), Dvir Gallery, Tel Aviv (Israel)

ART UNLIMITED Special Project, Art Basel, Basel (Switzerland)
Mircea Cantor 5775 (Part I), Dvir Gallery, Tel Aviv (Israel)

Mircea Cantor: Collected Works, Rennie Collection at Wing Sanf, Vancouver (Canada)
Mircea Cantor Ti Do La Mia Giovinezza, Magazzino d’Arte Moderna, Rome (Italy)

Mircea Cantor: Q.E.D (curated by Raluca Velisar, Mihai Pop), National Museum of Contemporary Art, Bucarest (Romania)

Mircea Cantor. Prix Marcel Duchamp 2011 (curated by Jean Pierre Bordaz), Centre Pompidou, Paris (France)
Special Screenings at TIFF, Transilvania International Film Festival, Cluj (Romania)
Restless: film and other works, Museum of Moving Image, New York (USA)
Six Transit Gloria Mundi (curated by Bartolomeo Pietromarchi and Stefano Chiodi), MACRO, Roma (Italy)

More Cheeks Than Slaps (curated by Claire le Restif), le Crédac, Ivry sur Seine (France)
Phishing, Salzburger Kunstverein, Salzburg (Germany)

Deeparture, 6eme nuit des Musées, Musée Rodin, Paris (France)
Shooting, Dvir Gallery, Tel Aviv (Israel)
Heilige Blumen, Kunsthalle Nuremberg, Nuremberg (Germany)
Klug wie die Schlangen und Einfälting wie die Tauben / Wise as Serpents and Innocents as doves, Museum Abteiberg, Moenchengladbach (Ger many)
Solo Screening of Vertical Attempt, Kunst Werke, Berlin (Germany)

White Sugar for Black Days, Galerie Yvon Lambert, Paris (France)
Which Light Kills You, The Commun Guild, Glasgow (UK)
The Need for Uncertainty, Camden Arts Center, London (UK)
Tracking Happiness, Kunsthaus Zürich, Zürich (Switzerland)
Preventative Kiss for Suspicious War, Johnen Galerie, Berlin (Germany)

Future Gifts, Mucsarnok/Kunsthalle, Budapest (Hungary)
The Need for Uncertainty, Arnolfini, Bristol (UK); traveled to Modern Art Oxford (UK)

Ciel Variable, FRAC Champagne Ardennes (France)
Mircea Cantor, Magazzino di Arte Moderna, Roma (Italy)
Deeparture at Black Box (curated by Kelly Gordon), Hirshhorn Museum, Washington (USA)
A Free Smile, Yvon Lambert Gallery, New York (USA)
Solo Creening of the Landscape is Changing, Milton Keynes Gallery, Milton Keynes (UK)

Jucãrii  Pentru Copii (Toys for Children) – with Ion Grigorescu, Protokoll Studio, Cluj Napoca (Romania)
The Title is the Last Thing, Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia (USA)
Burn to be Burnt, GAMeC, Galleria d’Arte Moderna e Contemporanea di Bergamo, Bergamo (Italy)
Solo Screening of the Landscape is Changing, Tel Aviv Museum of Art (Israel)

Mircea Cantor, Prix Ricard S.A, Centre Pompidou, Paris (France)
Mircea Cantor, Dvir Gallery, Tel Aviv (Israel)
Deeparture, Yvon Lambert Gallery, New York (USA)
Si tu Marches Plus Vite, il Pleut Moins Fort, Centro Arte Moderna, Gulbekian Fondation, Lisbon (Portugal)

Preview, Magazzino d’Arte Moderna, Roma (Italy)

Corporate Identity, FRAC des Pays de la Loire, Carquefou (France)
Mircea Cantor, Galerie Yvon Lambert, Paris (France)
In Front of my Eyes, Trans>Area, New York (USA)

The Right Man at the Right Place, Galerie Yvon Lambert, Paris (France)
Nulle Part Ailleurs, Le Studio Yvon Lambert, Paris (France)
Ping Pang Pong, Entre Deux Association, Nantes (France)
Headlines, Gad Photogallery, Bucharest (Romania)


Pallaksh Pallaksh (I don’t know just where I’m going), Dvir Gallery, Tel Aviv (Israel)

Paravent, Group show, Dvir Gallery, Brussels(Belgium)
Dans un monde Magnifique et Furieux, Group show, Dvir Gallery, Brussels (Belgium)
CHOICES, Palais de Tokyo, Paris (France)
DO DISTURB, Palais de Tokyo, Paris (France)

VITA VITALE, The Azerbaijan Pavillion, 56th Venice Biennale, Venice (Italy)
Shibboleth, Dvir Gallery, Tel Aviv (Israel)
Fire and Forget. On Violence, Kunst Werke, Berlin (Germany)
Mapping Bucharest: Art, Memory & Revolution 1916-2016, MAK, Vienna (Austria)
Invitation au Voyage – 15 Years Marcel Duchamp Prize, La Centrale, Bruxelles (Belgium)
Cluj Connection 3D, Galerie Judin, Berlin (Germany)
Menagerie, ACCA (Australian Center for Contemporary Art), Melbourne (Australia)
Zero Tolerance, MoMA PS1, New York (USA)

Damage Control, Art and Destruction since 1950, Kunsthaus Graz (Autria)
Fantome, Dvir Gallery, Tel Aviv (Israel)
Manifest Intention. Drawing in all it’s Forms and Languages, Castello di Rivoli Museo d’Arte Contemporanea, Turin (Italy)
Les Yeux Seuls Sont Encore Capables de Pousser un Cri, Dvir Gallery, tel Aviv (Israel)
19th Biennale of Sydney – You Imagine What You Desire, Sydney (Australia)
The Red Queen, Mona (Museum of Old and New Art), Hobart (Australia)
Neuromast: Certain Uncertainty and Contemporary Art, Center for Contemporary Art, Ujadowski Castle, Warsaw (Poland)
La Science à l’Œuvre, Centre d’Art Contemporain de Pontmain (France)
Me and You in a Living Room: Artists from the Ricard Foundation, SongEun ArtSpace, Seoul (South Corea)
Le Mur, La Collection Antoine de Galbert, La Maison Rouge, Paris (France)
The Disappearance of the Fireflies, Collection Yvon Lambert, Avignon (France)
Will Happiness Find Me ?, Tokyo Opera City Art Gallery, Tokyo (Japan)
A Few Grams of Red, Yellow, Blue. New Romanian Art, Center for Contemporary Art Ujazdowski Castle, Warsaw (Poland)
Il Piedistallo Vuoto. Fastasmi dall’Est Europa, Museo Civico Archeologico di Bologna (Italy)
Art Protects, Yvon Lambert, Paris (France)

Œuvres de la Collection Philippe Cohen, Passage de Retz, Paris (France)
O Performance, the Fragile Beauty of Crisis/ Special Project 5th Moscow Biennale of Contemporary Art, Moscow (Russia)
Vom Zaudern. Otive des Aufschubs. Ubergangsund Abschweifens, Wurttembergischer Kunstverein, Stuttgart (Germany)
Expo 1: New York, MoMA PS1, New York (USA)
Dinard, l’Amour Atomique, Palais des Arts du Festival, Dinard (France)
Desire Lines, Australian Center for ContemporaryArt, Melbourne (Australia)
Capitale(s), Galerie Gourvennec Ogor, Marseille (France)
Le Pont, MAC, Marseille (France)

Raüme der Erinnerung, Kunsthalle Düsseldorf, Düsseldorf (Germany)
European Travellers, Mucsarnok/Kunsthalle, Budapest (Romania)
I Decided Not to Save the World, Salt, Istanbul (Turkey)
TRACKS, S.M.A.K, Gent (Belgium)
One Sixth of the Earth. Ecologies of Image, Museuo de Arte Contemporaneo de Castilla y Leon (Spain)

Big Brother: Artists and Tyrants, Palais des Arts et du Festival, Dinard (France)
Prix Marcel Duchamp, LaM Museum, Lille (France)
Big Up 6, Ecuries de Baroja, Anglet (France)
Nuit Blanche Paris, International Visual Theatre, Paris (France)
Sphères 4, Galleria Continua, Le Moulin, Boissy-le-Châtel (France)
The Workers, MASS MoCa, North Adams (USA)
The Animal Gaze, Sheffield Institute of Arts Gallery, Sheffield (USA)
How to Disappear, The Luminary Arts Center for the Arts, Saint Louis (USA)
Characters in Search of an Exit (curated by Nicola C. Wright), MOT International, London (UK)
Rebus, Simon Lee Gallery, London (UK)
Bold Tendencies, Peckham Space, London (UK)
I Decided not to Save the World, Tate Modern, London (UK)
My Paris – Collection Antoine de Galbert, Me Collectors Room, Berlin (Germany)
Just Another Brick in the Wall, Barbara Seiler Gallery, Zürich (Switzerland)
Spin Off, Koffler Center of the Arts, Toronto (Canada)
Communism Never Happened, Galerie CUC Charim Unger Contemporary, Berlin (Germany); Charim Galerie, Vienna (Austria)
Life: a User’s Manual (curated by Aya Miron), The Israel Museum, Jerusalem (Israel)
Group Show, Dvir Gallery, Tel Aviv (Israel)
Investigation of a Dog, Magasin 3 Stockholm Konsthall, Stockholm (Sweden)
Our Magic Hour, Yokohama Trienale, Yokohama (Japan)
Salonul de Mai, Galeria Plan B, Cluj Napoca (Romania)
Image to be Projected until it Vanishes, Museion, Bolzano (Italy)
Curated by, Galerie Charim, Vienna (Austria)

Les Promesses du Passé – Une Histoire Discontinue de l’Art dans l’Ex – Europe de l’Est, Centre Pompidou, Paris (France)
Believe in Miracles, Collection Lambert, Avignon (France)
Les Recherches d’un Chien, La Maison Rouge, Paris (France)
D’ailleurs – I Won’t Play Others to Your Same, Galerie Art & Essai, Rennes (France)
Travail de la Rivière (curated by Claire le Restif), le Crédc, Ivry-sur-Seine (France)
DADA EAST ? Contextes Roumains du Dadaïsme, MUba Eugène Leroy, Tourcoing (France)
Romances sans Paroles (curated by Ami Barak), La Kunsthalle Mulhouse, Mulhouse (France)
Unsichtbare Schatten – Bilder der Verunsicherung, MARTa Herford, Herford (UK)
Höhepunkte der Kölner KunstFilm Biennal, Kunst-Werke, Berlin (Germany)
Fische Hinterlassen Keine Spuren, Künstlerhaus Bremen, Bremen (Germany)
Trei Culori Cunosc pe Lume / Ich Kenne Drei Farben auf Erden, Nassauischer Kunstverein, Wiesbaden (Germany)
A Shot in the Dark, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis (USA)
Natual History, Justina M. Barnicke Gallery, University of Toronto, Toronto (Canada)
CUE: Artist’s Videos, Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver (Canada)
Art for the World, World ExpoShangai 2010, Shangai (China)
Over the Counter –Economy in Post-Socialist Art, Mucsarnok Kunsthalle, Budapest (Hungary)
Investigation of a Dog, Ellipse Foundation, Alcoitão (Portugal)
Fall Out, Desire and Disengagement in Contemporary Art, Malmö Konsthall, Malmö (Sweden)
Face your Demons, Milliken Gallery, Stockholm (Sweden)
Linguaggi e Sperimentazioni. Giovani Artisti in una Colleczione Contemporanea, Museo d’Arte Moderna e Contemporanea di Trento e Rovereto, Rovereto (Italy)
Indefinite Destinations, Depo, Istanbul (Turkey)