Ciprian Muresan (b. 1977 Dej) lives and works in Cluj, Romania. He graduated Academy of Fine Arts, Cluj-Napoca in 2000. Muresan works with a variety of media, from drawing, video and objects to photography and books. Since 2005, Ciprian Muresan is editor of IDEA art + society magazine, published in Cluj-Napoca. In his works he explores, salvages and re-contextualizes historical, social and cultural (literary and /or artistic) references in order to unveil the complexity of everyday life and the conditions of viewing history.
Solo exhibitions include: Recycled Playground, Centre d’Art Contemporain Genève (2012), Ciprian Muresan and Tomáš Svoboda, Futura Centre for Contemporary Art, Prague, CZ; Recycled Playground, FRAC Champagne-Ardenne, Reims, FR; (2011) Ciprian Mureşan, n.b.k. - Neuer Berliner Kunstverein, Berlin, DE (2010);
Group exhibitions include: Image to be Projected until it Vanishes, Museion Bolzano, IT; Without Reality There is No Utopia, Centro Andaluz de Arte Contemporaneo, Sevilla, SP, The Beauty and the Distance, 17th Biennale of Sydney, Sydney, AU; Les Promesses du passé, Centre Pompidou – Musée National d´Art Moderne, Paris, FR; The Seductiveness of the Interval, The Renaissance Society at The University of Chicago, Chicago, US; The Generational: Younger Than Jesus, New Museum, New York, US; The Seductiveness of the Interval, Romanian Pavilion, 53 Venice Biennale.