Lot 1

Geta Brătescu

Game of Forms I


Collage and marker pen on paper
27.5 × 20 cm (10.8 × 7.9 inch)

Sold for €2,200


Artwork description

Signed and dated on the back "Geta Brătescu 2016"


Geta Brătescu

b. Ploieşti, Romania, 1926
Based in Bucharest, Romania


Solo (Selection)
  • 2017 - "The Studio: A Tireless, Ongoing Space", Camden Arts Centre, London, United Kingdom (International)
  • 2016 - Retrospektive, Hamburger Kunsthalle, Hamburg, Germany (International)
  • 2015 - Tate Liverpool, Liverpool, United Kingdom (International)
  • 2014 - "Atelier Continuu", Galerie Barbara Weiss, Berlin, Germany (International)
  • 2014 - "MATRIX 254 / Geta Bratescu", BAM/PFA, Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archiv, Berkeley, USA (International)
  • 2013 - “Los talleres de la artista (The artist’s studio)”, Museo de Arte Contemporaneo de Castilla y Leon, Spain (International)
  • 2012 - Projects Salon, National Museum of Contemporary Art, Bucharest (National)
  • 2012 - Luisa Strina Gallery, Sao Paulo, Brasil (National)
  • 2012 - Painting after Performance Art (International)
  • 2012 - “Artist’s studio”, The National Museum of Contemporary Art, Bucharest, Romania (National)
  • 2011 - "The Work The Image The Sign", Ivan Gallery, Bucharest, Romania (National)
  • 2010 - "Alteritate", Galerie Mezzanin, Vienna, Austria (International)
  • 2009 - "Capricio", Galerie Rüdiger Schoettle, Munich, Germany (International)
  • 2009 - "Spaces", Ivan Gallery, Bucharest, Romania (National)
  • 2008 - “ResourcesMNAC”, The National Museum of Contemporary Art, Bucharest, Romania (National)
  • 1999 - Retrospective exhibition, National Museum of Art, Bucharest, Romania (National)
Group (Selection)
  • 2012 - “The International”, Contemporary Art Museum, Barcelona, Spain (International)
Biennial (Selection)
  • 1987 - Sao Paolo, Brazil (International)
  • 1960 - Venice, Italy (International)
Fair (Selection)
  • 2014 - Frieze International Art Fair with Ivan Gallery, New York, USA (International)
  • 2013 - Summer Madrid Art Fair with Ivan Gallery, Spain (International)
  • 2013 - Frieze International Art Fair with Ivan Gallery, London, UK (International)
  • 2012 - Frieze International Art Fair in London with Ivan Gallery, UK (International)


  • National Visual Arts Award, 2008
  • “Arta” Magazine Prize, 1970


  • Museum of Contemporary Art, Barcelona, Spain
  • TATE Modern, London, UK

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