Marina Oprea

Marina Oprea (b.1989) lives and works in Bucharest and is the current editor of the online edition of Revista ARTA. She graduated The National University of Fine Arts in Bucharest, with a background in photography and video art, and has since extend her interest into the area of critical writing. She is keen to point out the instances where pop culture meets contemporary art, her texts often indicating towards performativity as the intersection between the two. In between projects she makes translations and collaborates with various national and international artistic publications.

November 15, 2022

Eforie Sud – A New Cultural Hotspot

More on all the wonderful events that transpired this summer in Eforie Sud, from concerts and movies to performance art, historical research and eco-activism.

— Marina Oprea

June 30, 2021

CURATORS #7 Horațiu Lipot

Horațiu Lipot is in charge of the exhibition program for the newly inaugurated Bucharest art space, IOMO, promising a fresh outlook on contemporary and super-contemporary art.

— Marina Oprea

November 4, 2020

A Generator of Alternative Narratives

This project, like many other socially oriented and investigative art projects from the last decade, is revealing for the Romanian people’s relation to its past.

— Marina Oprea

December 16, 2019

If these tunnels could speak

The art of new sincerity is not an object, but an encounter, a coming together of many minds and visions that is not limited to only one reading, as we see in the case of the performance piece Tun.el

— Marina Oprea