Simon Cantemir HausíNightfall07.10.2012 - 03.02.2013
MODEM Centre for Modern and Contemporary Art
Simon Cantemir Hausi, *1976 in Baia Mare, Maramures, Romania,
lives and works in Cluj, Transylvania
Photo © MODEM8 available works
MODEM is preparing for another significant international exhibition. Nightfall presents the works of the most known and exciting figurative painters, most of the artists hasn’t been exhibited in our country yet.
Thus, nightfall has a great chance to become a leading exhibition in Hungary. The artworks arrive from all over the world, loaned from 9 countries, 50 galleries and private collectors. 106 works from 28 artists will be exhibited in the halls of MODEM. The list of the loaning institutions spreads from the White Cube Gallery London, through Eigen and Art Leipzig/Berlin to Mihai Nicodim Gallery Los Angeles. The insurance value of the artworks exceeds the 1.5 milliard Hungarian Forints. The main topic of the exhibition is the insecurity, the short story by Isaac Asimov, Nightfall, 1941 served as the inspiration of the concept.Read more