Șerban Savu

b. Sighișoara, Romania, 1978
Based in Cluj-Napoca, Romania


Solo (Selection)
  • 2016 - "New Works", Nicodim Gallery, Los Angeles, USA (International)
  • 2014 - "Sometimes my Eyes are the Eyes of a Stranger", Monica De Cardenas Galleria, Milan, Italy (International)
  • 2012 - "Overview", Nicodim Gallery, Los Angeles, USA (International)
  • 2012 - "Daily Practice for the End of the World", Plan B Gallery, Berlin, Germany (International)
  • 2011 - "Close to Nature", David Nolan Gallery, New York, USA (International)
  • 2011 - "Under the Radar", PM Gallery & House, London, UK (International)
  • 2010 - Galerie Hussenot, Paris, France (International)
  • 2010 - "Unimportant Stories", Mihai Nicodim Gallery, Los Angeles, USA (International)
  • 2009 - "The Edge of the Empire", David Nolan Gallery, New York, USA (International)
  • 2009 - "Recent paintings",Plan B Gallery, Berlin , Germany (International)
  • 2007 - "Girls", Plan B Gallery, Cluj- Napoca, Romania (National)
  • 2006 - "The New Man”, Mie Lefever Gallery, Ghent, Belgium (International)
Group (Selection)
  • 2014 - "A Few Grams of Red, Yellow, Blue. New Romanian Art", Centre for Contemporary Art Ujazdowski Castle, Warsaw, Poland (International)
  • 2014 - "Nicodim Collection", Nicodim Gallery, Bucharest, Romania (National)
  • 2013 - "Scènes Roumaines", Espace Louis Vuitton, Paris, France (International)
  • 2013 - "Hot Spot Cluj- New Romanian Art”, Arken Museum of Modern Art, Denmark (International)
  • 2012 - "European Travellers: Art from Cluj Today", Kunsthalle Mücsarnok, Budapest, Hungary (International)
  • 2012 - "Nightfall”, MODEM-Centre for Modern and Contemporary Arts, Debrecen, Hungary (International)
  • 2011 - "Communism never happened”, Charim Gallery, Vienna, Austria (International)
  • 2010 - "Romanian Cultural Resolution. Figurative Painting in Romania: 1970- 2000", Craiova, Romania (National)
  • 2010 - "Mircea Pinte collection (I)”, Cluj- Napoca, Romania (National)
  • 2008 - "XS – Recent Small-Scale Painting", Knoxville Museum of Art, USA (International)
  • 2008 - "Berlin Show #1”, Plan B Gallery, Berlin, Germany (International)
  • 2007 - "Eastern European Painting Today", Lora Reynolds Gallery, Austin, Texas, USA (International)
  • 2006 - "Cluj connection", Haunch of Venison Gallery, Zurich, Switzerland (International)
Biennial (Selection)
  • 2007, 2009 - Prague Biennale, Prague, Czech Republic (International)

NEWS & EVENTS: View all

  • Serban Savu

    Texts by Rozalinda Borcila, David Cohen, graphic design by Dan Miller (Hatje Cantz, 2011)

  • Inside the mind of Serban Savu

    (Phaidon Club)

    Figurative painter Serban Savu's skilfully rendered canvases capture the daily existence of contemporary Romanians at work and leisure. Savu treats his protagonists’ facial characteristics in a generic manner, causing their ...

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