Maria Balea
(b. 1990) lives and works in Cluj-Napoca. Her practice involves primarily painting, collage, objects, and installations. Her works have been shown in spaces like The Paintbrush Factory or Aici Acolo in Cluj-Napoca, Centrul Artelor Vizuale Multimedia or Bucharest, and Fort Delta Gallery Melbourne. She is a co-founder of Superliquidato, an alternative art space active between 2014-2017.
Selected Solo Exhibitions
2017 Dr. Find and Ms. Hyde, Centrul Artelor Vizuale Multimedia, Bucharest, Romania
2015 Whimsical Adornments, Superliquidato (The Paintbrush Factory), Cluj-Napoca, Romania

Selected Group Exhibitions
2021 Had a dream you won’t understand, Goodbuy Gallery, Bucharest, Romania
2021 Just Three Why Women Need More Sleep Than Men, Cazul 101, Bucharest, Romania
2020 Sidequests, Zina Gallery, Cluj-Napoca, Romania
2019 The Museum Affair, Zoological Museum, Cluj-Napoca, Romania 2015 ppm | copy-art show (pages per minute), Aici-Acolo Pop Up Gallery, Cluj-Napoca, Romania
2015 Surface Geometries, Aici-Acolo Pop Up Gallery, Cluj-Napoca, Romania
2014 Internationow, Fort Delta Gallery, Melbourne, Australia
2013 Working Class Affluence from Differentiations to Collectivism (On fashion and the politics of aesthetics), Unicredit Pavillion, Bucharest, Romania
Single Image
Maria Balea
Poking Around, 2020
oil on wood panel coated in resin
27.5 x 26.5 cm cm
Single Image
Maria Balea
There's Still Life, 2020
oil on wood panel coetd in resin
21x 20.5 cm
Single Image
Maria Balea
Nature Morte (À l'intérieur), 2020
oil on wood panel coated in resin
30 x 22.5 cm