Lot 95

Genti Korini

The Object and Its Background (Obiectul și Fundalul Acestuia)


Hand printed woodcut on Fabriano paper
50 × 35 cm (19.7 × 13.8 inch)


Sold for €400


Artwork description

Signed in pencil ‘Korini’ (lower left); numbered in pencil ‘15/20’ (lower right)

Edition, Series

The work is number 15 from an edition of 20 plus 2 artist's proofs and 1 printer's proof



Solo (Selection)
  • 2017 - “Solid Uncertainties”, Beers London Gallery, London, UK (International)
  • 2016 - “Inside My Walls I see Yours”, Martin Asbaek Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark (International)
  • 2014 - “The Object and its Background”, Jecza Gallery, Timișoara, Romania (International)
  • 2013 - “Ephemeral Structures”, National Gallery of Art, Tirana, Albania (National)
Group (Selection)
  • 2018 - “I Am The Mouth”, Museum of Contemporary Art Zagreb, Croatia (International)
  • 2017 - “Half-Truth”, Klorikarnia Contemporary Museum, Warsaw, Poland (International)
  • 2017 - “Power of Line”, Jecza Gallery, ArtEncounters Biennale, Romania (International)
  • 2016 - “Homage - Ideal or Pattern?”, Knoll Gallery, Vienna, Austria (International)
  • 2016 - “Shape of Time – Future of Nostalgia”, National Museum of Contemporary Art, Bucharest, Romania (International)
  • 2015 - “Mona”, 68 Projects, Berlin, Germany (International)
  • 2014 - “Fragile Sense of Hope”, “me Collectors Room”, Berlin, Germany (International)
  • 2012 - “Perchance to Dream”, international exhibition Onufri XIX , National Gallery of Art, Tirana, Albania (National)
  • 2011 - “The Painting of Modern Life”, international exhibition Onufri XVIII, National Gallery of Art, Tirana, Albania (National)
  • 2008 - “City/Realities & Visions”, National Gallery of Art, Tirana, Albania (National)
  • 2007 - “There is no Place like Home”, in parallel with the 52’th Venice Biennale, Galeria Contemporaneo, Venice, Italy (International)
Biennial (Selection)
  • 2016 - Art Encounters Biennale, Timisoara, Romania (International)
Fair (Selection)
  • 2017 - Zona MACO, BeersLondon Gallery, Mexico City (International)
  • 2016 - Volta New York, Jecza Gallery, New York (International)
  • 2015 - Volta Basel, Jecza Gallery, Basel, Switzerland (International)
  • 2013 - ViennaFair, Jecza Gallery, Vienna, Austria (International)

Additional info:

1997 - 2000 Studies painting at University of Art and Design, Cluj-Napoca, Romania


This Lot is available for inspection at the Lavacow office on request only.

In addition to the hammer price you will have to pay the buyer's premium, which represents 18% of the hammer price. Lavacow members benefit of a reduction of the tax to 17% in the case of 'Collector' members and to 16% in the case of 'VIP' members.

You can choose to pick up the Lot from the Lavacow office in Bucharest, free of charge, or have it delivered from our office to your address, in which case you will cover any related expenses and taxes.



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