Borderline Art Space in collaboration with D PLATFORM invite you to “Artist’s Talk: Iosif Király in conversation with Cristian Nae”. During this event, Iosif Király will discuss his artistic practice with Cristian Nae, one of the two curators of “Paradox of Plenty. Social life in contemporary photography from South Africa and Romania”. Iosif Király is one of the two artists who have works in the exhibition that can also be visited on this occasion.
Iosif Király is architect and visual artist, founding member (since 1995) of the Photo-Video Department of National Arts University of Bucharest. He received artistic residences and grants from 18th Street Arts Center, Santa Monica (2012), New Europe College – Senior Getty Fellow 2009-2013, IASPIS Stockholm (2002), Light Work Syracuse, NY (2001), Nordic Institute for Contemporary Art Helsinki (2000), Akademie Schloss Solitude 1997-1998, Kunstlerhaus Bethanien Berlin, 1995-1996, etc. His worked were exhibited in various institutions such as Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago / Moderna Museet Stockholm / Museo di Arte Moderna et Contemporanea di Trento e Rovereto / Musée d’Art Moderne, Saint-Etienne / Hungarian National Gallery, Buda Palace, Budapest / Württembergische Kunstverein (WKV), Stuttgart / Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian, Lisabona / Venice Biennial / Berlin Biennial / Bienala de la Sao Paolo / Australian Center for Photography, Sydney / Vox Gallery, Montreal / Fotogalerie Wien / Akademie Schloss Solitude, Stuttgart / Center for Contemporary Art Ujazdowski, Warsaw, etc. In 2012 and 2013, the National Museum of Contemporary Art (Romania), respectivly SALT Beoglu Istanbul (Turkey) presented a grand scale exhibition of his works – Retrospect.