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MIRCEA BOCHIS
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  Born in February 16-th 1950 in Borsa, district Cluj
  Graduate of the 'Ion Andreescu' Institute of Fine Arts Cluj, Faculty: Drawing 1972
  Debut 1973
  After 1973, he took part in the important exhibition organized by the Union of
  Plastic Artists from Romania, Subsidiary Baia Mare
  He has been member of Plastic Artists from Romania since 1981
REPUBLICAN EXHIBITIONS:
  1987, 1980, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1986, 1989, 1991
  1986 The National Salon of Engraving, Bucharest (Romania)
  1986 The National Salon of Small Engraving, Cluj (Romania)
  1980-1985 He took part in a group exhibition as a part of 'Studio 35'
  1985 The Exhibition 'The Mirror', Baia Mare (Romania)
PERSONAL EXHIBITIONS:
  1978 Baia Mare (Romania)
  1981 Miercurea Ciuc (Romania)
  1984 Olegio (Italia)
  1989 Bucharest (Romania)
  1991 Apeldoorn (Holland)
  1991 Apeldoorn (Holland)
  1992 Apeldoorn (Holland)
  1993 Sarebourg (France)
  1994 Apeldoorn (Holland)
  1994 Baia Mare (Romania)
  1995 Baia Mare (Romania)
  1996 Galeria “First” – Timisoara (Romania)
  1999 Art Museum - Baia Mare (Romania)
  2001 Galeria Fauve- Baia Mare (Romania)  2008- GALERIA DE ARTA UAP-BAIA MARE [ROMANIA];
  2009 Galeria Dialog-Bucuresti.
  
EXHIBITION OF ROMANIAN ART IN FOREIGN COUNTRIES:
  1977, 1979 Soviet Union, 1982 Hungary
INTERNATIONAL EXHIBITION:
  1982 Monte Carlo • 1984 Roma (Italia) • 1984 Utrecht (Holland) • 1985
  Rotterdam (Holland) • 1985 Breda (Holland) • 1989 Quadrennial of Small
  Engraving, Banscka Bistrica (Czechoslovakia) • 1989 The Biennel Exhibition
  from Valparaiso (Chile) • 1989 Torino (Italy) • 1989 Poland • 1989 Fondation
  Taylor Paris (France) • 1989 The 4-th Salon of Small Art - Toronto (Canada) •
  1989 The A.B.C. Exhibition - Grandfresnoy (France) • 1990 Poland • 1990 The
  Erotic, Halle (East Germany) • 1990 Man Ray, Huntigton Beach (USA) • 1990
  Miths and Legends of the Postmodern Era, Baltimore (USA) • 1990 Eros
  Exhibition, Mechelen (Belgium) • 1990 The 5-th International Salon of Small
  Art, Toronto (Canada) • 1991 The Trenniel Engraving Exhibition, Saporo (Japan)
  • 1991 The 6-th International Salon of Small Art, Toronto (Canada) • 1992
  Cristofor Columb - 500 Years, Porto Rico (Rep. Dominicana) • 1992 The Romanian
  Artists from Baia Mare (Hungary) • 1993 Antiapartheid, Adria (Italia) • 1993
  W.C. Project - Wepion (Belgium) • 1993 Mirror Exhibiton, Uelzen (Germany) •
  1993 Miro-100 Years, Alcorcon (Spain) • 1993 Crazy Bobbin Exhibition, Liege
  (Belgium) • 1993 Caterpillars Exhibition Corregio (Italy) • 1993 Kitsch
  Project Ravenna (Italy) • 1993 Mircea Bochi§ organized mail art exhibition
  'The living of Mental Handicapped people', in Groot Schuylenburg, Apeldoorn
  (Holland) • 1994 Rayaune de Pigique Exhibition, Habay Vallonie (Belgium) •
  1994 Moustache Project, Tras Ponts (Belgium) • 1994 Tarock and Alchemy
  Exhibition, Arlon (Belgium) • 1994 The Howler of the Toillet, Wepion (Belgium)
  • 1994 Photo Project, Ravenna (Italy) • 1994 Frederico Fellini Exhibition,
  Bologna (Italy) • Surealism and the Sea, Zaragoza (Spain) • 1994 Giuseppe
  Garibaldi Exhibition, Adria (Italy) • 1994 Dream Exhibition, Bari (Italy) •
  1994 Armour of your Town, Sombor (Yugoslavia) • 1994 Europa Exhibition,
  Stradella (Italy) • 1994 Exploatation-Coyote Galery, Oroville (SUA) • 1994
  There are more realible facts and details in works of art than in hystory
  books', Barett Art Galery - Utica Ny (U.S.A.) • 1994 Francois Rabelais Ex
  Libris, Meudon (France) • 1994 Luxembourg Project, Luxembourg • 1994 `The
  Outer Limits', Seattle (U.S.A.) • 1994 'Eva for Eva', Varignano di Arco
  (Italy) • 1994 'Art Color', La Plata (Argentina) • 1995 'Writers and their
  work', Ex Libris, Moldavia • 1995 'International Contest Ex Libris', Belgrad
  (Serbia) • 1995 The 18- th International Independent Exhibition of Prints in
  Kanagawa', Japan • 1995 'Cartoons, Zoe de Smet', Brussels (Belgium) • 1995
  'Monster Project', Sheffield (England) • 1995 'H.P. Lovecraft and the CTHULHU
  MYTHOS', Sheffield (England) • 1995 '21-st Century', A.F.C.E.L., Paris
  (France) • 1995 '3 Littles Pigs And the Wolf' Habay (Belgium) • 1996 “Ideal
  and elemental clothes”, Barcelona (Spain) • 1996”Verlaine" Noveat sur moselle
  (France) • 1996 “Veterinary, Sanitas Animalium Pro Salute Homini” Gdansk
  (Poland) • 1996 “Fish project” -Ensenada (Mexico) • 1996 'Traces' Mondeville
  (France) • 1997 “Thyl Ulenspiegel” – Damme (Belgium) • 1997 “Michel Butor”
  Meudonn (France) • 1997 “Contes” – Sint-Niklaas (Begium) • 1997 The 19th
  International Independent Exibition of Prints in Kanagawa (Japan) • 1997
  International Painting Colony – Baia Mare (Romania) • 1998 six paintings at
  the 'The Light' exhibition  Amsterdam (Holland) • 1998 'Against Racism' Wien
  (Austria) • 1998 'International Symposium of Painting ' Vay Adam Museum - Vaja
  (Hungary) • 1998 '50th Anniversary Israel State' Buenos Aires (Argentina) •
  1998   'International Miniature Print Mig-98' Terrassa - Barcelona (Spain) •
  1998 'The First World Small Printings Works Exhibition' Beijing (China) • 1998
  'Ecriture 98' Paris (France) • 1999 'MASKERS EN (VER) Gezichten' - Apeldoorn -
  Holland • 1999 'IRELAND TODAY' - Echternach - Luxembourg • 1999 'MUSEO CIVICO'
  - Burunico - Italia. • 1999 'Area Postal Hacia El Nuevo Milenio' - Oaxaca
  (Mexic) •1999 'Good Bye Century' - Wien (Austria) • 1999 'Expo Tampon' - Laon
  (France) • 1999 'Century XXI' - Barreiro (Portugal) • 2000 'Earth Turns
  Around' (Italy) • 2000 'Woman at the millennium' - Berkeley (USA) • 2000 'Only
  Personal Things' - Rio Claro (Brasil) • 2000 'Red Fox' - Echternach
  (Luxembourg) • 2000 'Night Without Night' - Rovanieni (Finland) • 2001 'The
  Story of Noah' - Rocky Mount (USA) • 'International Mail-Art Project' -
  Concepcion ( Chile) • 2001 'Dreams and Nightmares' - Haverhill (USA) • 2001
  'Woman Yesterday and Today' -Trezzano Rosa (Italy) • 2001 'First International
  Exhibition of mini Print' - Tetovo (Repulica Mkedonia) • 2002 'Urban Jungle' -
  Montreal (Canada) • 2002 'Vegas Baby' - Santafe (USA) • 2002 'Selfportrait' -
  Lisboua (Portugal) • 2002 'Multiple' - Australia • 2002 'Sweetbread the Clown'
  - Paris (France) • 2002 'Journey' - London (England) • 2002 'Live Your Trace'
  - Yugoslavia • 2002 'The Power Of The Pig' - Belgium  ;2002’’Theme
  Secret’’-Spokane [USA]; 2002’’The Sea’’-Dendermonde [ Belgium]; 2003’’Ray
  Johnson 7 Postal Art’’-Sackaville [Canada]; 2003’’Soap’’-Klingenberg
  [Germany]; 2003’’Airs,Waters,Places’’-Bainbridge Island [USA];
  2003’’Hats’’-Huele [Belgium]; 2003’’Invadere le Invasioni?’’-Corso Telesio
  [Italia];2003’’L’eau’’-Maisons-Alfort [France];2004’’Nucleo de artes
  visuais’’-Fortaleza [Brazil]    2009 "Train of time"Minden [Germany];  
  2009-"From the world with love"-West Java [Indonesia[;  
  2009-"Your feet and your hands"-Monte Sant'Angelo [Italia];  
  2009-"Trains"-V.ABs.As. [Argentina]; 
  2009-"iS there life before death?" Guivry [France]; 
  2009- "Clowns"- Guivry [France];  
  2009-"The Body"-Buenos Aires [Argentina];  
  2009-"Rust"- Port Myers [USA];
  2009-"FOOD"-Columbus [USA];
  2009-"Before/After"-Gradignan [France];
  2009-"Poverty"-Stuttgart [Germany];
  2009-"Portrait"-Meudon [France];
  2009-"Robots"-Austin [USA];
  2009-"The twelve labors of Hercules"- Krasnodar [Russia];
  2009-"Surrealism"-Modesto [USA];
  2009-"Furies and Earthquakes"-Salon de Provence [France];
  2009-"Salt"Dozza [Italy];
  2009-"Indiana Jones and me"-Sete [France];
  2009-"fluXus"-Cairo Montenotte [Italy];
  2009-"Our Body"-Caillouel-Crepigny [France];
  2009-"Medicaments imaginaires"-Transignum group-Paris [France];
  2009-"l'aute et le meme" festival franco englaise de poesie-Paris [France]
  
WORKS OF MONUMENTAL ART and CULTURAL PROJECTS
1974 Fresco - 24m2, Tg. Lapus (Romania) • 1974 Fresco - 27m2, Tg. Lapus
(Romania) • 1988 Fresco - 24m2, Paris (France) • 1991 'Fresco' -21 sqm
Groot-Schuylenburg , Apeldoorn (Holland) • Mircea Bochis organize The Camp of
Romanian Sculpture Groot-Schuylenburg , Apeldoorn (Holland). At this camp Mircea
Bochis is inviting the following romanian artists : Aurelian Bolea , Radu
Dumitru , Ion Deac Bistrita , Laurentiu Mogosanu , Mihai Ecobici , Darie Dup ,
Aurel Cucu , Traian Moldovan , Ion Iancut • Mircea Bochis has realized five
monumental sculptures.Work materials was : Cararra Marble (Ilaly) , White Marble
of Brazil, Pink Marble of Portugal and Green Marble of India.• 1998 Mircea
Bochis organize the first edition of Sculpture Camp 'Carbunar 98' Maramures
(Romania).At the first edition is participating the following artists: Aurelian
Bolea, Mihai Istudor, Ion Deac Bistrita , Laurentiu Mogosanu, Mircea Bochis.
Mircea Bochis has realized one monumental sculpture. Work materials was : White
Marble of Ruschita.• 1999 Mircea Bochis organized the second edition of
Sculpture Camp - in marble -  'Carbunar '99', Maramures (Romania). At this camp
Mircea Bochis has inviting the following artists: Aurelian Bolea, Aurel Olteanu,
Radu Dumitru, Dinu Campeanu, Mira Nicolae. The thema of this edition was 'The
Nud and the Angel' • Mircea Bochis organize 1999 International Small Engraving
Salon Florean Museum •
2000 Mircea Bochis organize Second International Small Engraving Salon Florean
Museum. • 2000 Mircea Bochis organize third edition of Sculpture Camp 'Carbunar
2000' at the third edition is participating following artists: Mihai Curculescu
(Italy) , Titi Ceara, Gheorghe Marcu, Gheorghe Zarnescu, Adrian Parvu, Mircea
Bochis . Mircea Bochis has realized one monumental sculpture work , materials
was : White Marble of Ruschita. • Mircea Bochis organize Third International
Small Engraving Salon Florean Museum • 2001 Mircea Bochis organize IV Edition
of Sculputure Camp Carbunari 2001' at the 4 edition is participating following
artists: Mircea Roman (Anglia), Ion Marchis, Vasili Dzhabrailov, Mircea
Bochis;2002’’International Small Engraving Salon Florean Museum’’  2002’’Mircea
Bochis organize V Edition of Sculpture Camp Carbunari 2002’’at the V edition is
participating following artists: Traian Moldovan,Ioan Mihele, Gheorghe
Muresan,Mircea Bochis.  2002Mail-Art Project- Snake Alcazar;  2002 Mail-Art
Project-The Wall;  2003 Mircea Bochis organize VI Edition of Sculpture Camp
CARBUNARI 2003 at the VI edition participating following artists: Andrei Marina,
Dinu Campeanu,Traian Moldovan,Ioan Mihele, Cristian Bedivan,Mircea Bochis.
2003-One Way Ticket Project; 2003 Mail-Art Project- The Wall; 2003-International
Small Engraving Salon Florean Museum;  2004 Mircea Bochis organize VII Edition
of Sculpture Camp Carbunari 2004, at the VII edition participating following
artists: Maxim Dumitras, Mihai Buculei, Andrei Marina, Nicolae Fleissig,
Alexandru Ilfoveanu, Mircea Bochis.  2004- International Small Engraving Sallon
Florean Museum;  2004- One Way Ticket; 2004 Mail-Art Project- Trash; 2004-
Mail-Art Project- Landscape; 2004-International Experimental Film Festival at
Florean Museum.  2005- Mircea Bochis organize VIII Edition of Sculpture Camp
Carbunari 2005, at the VIII edition participating following artists: Stefan
Calarasanu, Denisa Curte, Alexandru Lupu, Mircea Bochis.  2005-International
Small Engraving Salon Florean Museum;  2005- International Experimental Flim
Festival at Florean Museum;  2005-Mial-Art Project-Melancholia;  2005-Mail-Art
Project- Black Hole;  2005 Mail-Art Project- Decline of Brithish Sea Power;
More information about projects to the site of FLOREAN MUSEUM: http://www.cmc.ro
2006 - Mircea Bochis organize IX Edition of Sculpture Camp with Following artists:
    Cristian Pentelesc, Corneliu Tache, Florin Strejac, Mircea Bochis.
2006 - Mail-Art Project -"I've Lost Lilly's Pictures"
2004 - "FIFE-2004" first edition OF international experimental film festival "carbunari-2004";
2005 - "fife-2005";
2006 - "FIFE-2006";
2006 - "SIP-2006" - International Painting Salon [first edition];
2006 - "SIGM-2006" - InternationalSmall Engraving Salon;
2007 - "SIGM-2007";
2007 - "FIFE-2007";
2007 - "SIP-2007";
2007 - Mircea Bochis organize X edition of Sculpture Camp with following artists: Mihai Buculei,
       Darie Dup, Napoleon Tiron, Mircea Spataru, Mircea Bochis;
2007 - Mail-Art projects: "THE BED" "All about MB" "The Aplee"
2007 - "What I dislike"
2008 - "SIP-2008";
2008 - "SIGM-2008";
2008 - "FIFE-2008"
2008 -  MAIL-ART projects: "JUKE BOX"; "NON SMOKERS MAKE ME SICK"; "GREEN EYES"
2008 - Mircea Bochis organize XI edition of Sculpture Camp with following artists: Csaba Gyory,
       Vlad Ciobanu, Jan Eugen & Andrei Ciubotaru, Mircea Bochis.
2008 - "Photo project with Eleanor Lindsay-Fynn"
2008 - "HOW DO WE LOOK"project;
2009 - "FIFE-2009";
2009 - "SIGM-2009";
2009 - "SIP-2009";
2009 - MAIL-ART projects: "SELF PORTRAIT"; "PINK"; "PHOTO";
2009 - "People that I will never see again"
2009 - "l'autre et le meme" [with Transignum group Paris]
2009 - Mircea Bochis organize XII edition of Sculpture Park with following 
       artists: Csaba Gyory, Mircea Bochis.
  
DISTINCTIONS:
  -The 2-nd Prize at The International Competition of Watercolour - Roma, 
         Fondatione Ghi - 1984
  -The Second Prize Of  the International 'Ex-Libris' Contest 50 th Anniversary
         Israel State -Fundation Tzedaka -Buenos Aires  (Argentina) ;  -2002 – Prize
         ‚’MARGARETA STERIAN’’ [Romania]; 2003- Taller de Artes Plasticas Visuales et
         Investigation EL FAROL- Montevideo [Uruguay]
  2013 – The national prize for the best book illustration and design for the Pavel
         Susara’s volume, Sissi
   ETC.ETC,ETC.....

WORKS IN STATE COLLECTIONS AND PRIVATE COLECTIONS:
  The Romanian Art Museum • The Baia Mare Art Museum • Works in particular
  collections and Museums in Hungary, Russia, China, Austria, Germany, Italy,
  France, England, Holland, Israel, Egypt, U.S.A., Canada, Brasil, Japan,
  Thaiwan, South Korrea, Rep. Dominicana, Belgium, Yugoslavia, Spain, Argentina,
  Luxembourg, Mexico, Chile, Finland, Portugal, Australia, Republica Makedonia,
  Suedia, Hong-Kong, Poland, Cehia, Slovakia, Spain, Portugal, Bulgaria, Turkey.
  More info to: http://www.bochis.ro

2011 – 2013 Graphic illustrations for poems of following poets:
	1.	Shigue Ogawa – Japan
	2.	Danielle Fournier – Canada
	3.	Gerard P. Janvier – Haiti
	4.	Jacques Rancourt – France
	5.	Mireille Fargier-Caruso – France
	6.	Hugues Labrusse – France
	7.	Claude Darbellay – Switzerland
	8.	Max Alhau – France
	9.	Claude Held – France
	10.	Jean Miniac – France
	11.	Marlena Broester – Israel
	12.	Cecille Oumhani – Tunis
	13.	Patrick Lafontaine – Canada
	14.	Eva-Maria Berg – Germany
	15.	Luce Guilbaud – France
	16.	Francoise Han – France
	17.	Brigitte Gyr – France
	18.	Hubert Haddad – Tunis
	19.	Dominique Hecq – Australia
	20.	Michael Lynch – USA
	21.	Anne Talvaz – France
	22.	Patrick Williamson – England
	23.	Lia Hills – Australia
	24.	John Matter – Australia
	25.	Jim Barnes – USA
	26.	Martine Audet – Canada
	27.	Gabrielle Althen – France
	28.	Marie-Andree Lamontagne – Canada
	29.	James A. Emanuel – USA
	30.	Bernard Sese – France
	31.	Louise Dupre – Canada
	32.	Celine Zins – France
	33.	Habib Fengour – Algeria
	34.	Anne Bihan – New Caledony
	35.	Judith Bishop – England
	36.	Andrea Moorhead – USA
	37.	Jean-Claude Villain – France
	38.	Phillippe Delaveau – France
	39.	Peter A. Boyle – Australia
	40.	Anthony Hubbard – England

2012 – Illustration for the Romanian, Hungarian and German variant of the Pavel Susara’s volume SISSI.

2009 – The French-English Festival of Poetry organized in Paris by the magazine LA TRADUCTIERE – 
       graphic illustrations

2010 - The French-English Festival of Poetry organized in Paris by the magazine LA TRADUCTIERE – 
       graphic illustrations and experimental movie FIFE 2010
2011 - The French-English Festival of Poetry organized in Paris by the magazine LA TRADUCTIERE – 
       graphic illustrations and experimental movie FIFE 2011
2012 - The French-English Festival of Poetry organized in Paris by the magazine LA TRADUCTIERE – 
       graphic illustrations and experimental movie FIFE 2012
2013 - The French-English Festival of Poetry organized in Paris by the magazine LA TRADUCTIERE – 
       graphic illustrations and experimental movie FIFE 2013

2010 – The project HABIBA LIRE – Paris – Les editions transignum

2011 – 24 poems illustrated for Jacques Rancourt (Paris)
2011 - The collective project of illustrating the Jacques Rancourt’s poems – 30 artists from 15 countries

2013 – 5 experimental movies dedicated to the French-English Festival of Poetry organized in Paris by 
       the magazine LA TRADUCTIERE and the Mondrianisation project Paris
2013 – 31 international films dedicated to the Mondrianisation project (Paris) project sustained by me
2013 – Paris 59 rue Rivoli – the exhibition of illustrations for the Jacques Rancourt’s poems
2013 – Namur (Belgia) - the exhibition of illustrations for the Jacques Rancourt’s poems

2011 – 24 illustrations for the Jacques Rancourt’s poems – Paris – The subway station Saint-Germain

2013 – The national exhibition “Artistul si puterea” – Bucharest, The National Library
2013 – Paris 59 rue Rivoli – projections of experimental films – retrospective 2010 – 2013
2013 – Caen (France) – projections of experimental films related to the poems of the French-English 
       Festival of Poetry organized in Paris by the magazine LA TRADUCTIERE

2014 - The MEDIO MONTE project based on the theater play of Marian Ilea
2014 - BUNAVESTIRE, participant as guest of honor at TARII OASULUI Museum
2014 - Personal exhibition at Colonia Pictorilor Baia Mare, LABIRINTUL in the performance  MEDIO MONTE
2014 - LETTER-POEME personal exhibition at 'Galeria de arta' of UAP Baia Mare
2014 - 'OMAGIU FOSTILOR DETINUTI POLITICI DIN ROMANIA' monumental sculpture at Muzeul Florean
2014 - Design and illustration of the artist book 'MEDIO MONTE'
2014 - 3 experimental films dedicated to the 'MEDIO MONTE' project
2014 - The concept of the MANIFESTO, behind the performance 'MEDIO MONTE'
2014 - Diploma of Excellence from Baia Mare City Hall for cultural activities
2014 - Diploma of Excellence for the design and the illustration of Nord Literal magazine
2014 - Graphic exhibition at the L'OEIL de HUIT-PARIS gallery, graphic illustrations for the 12628 poem 
       by ANISE KOLTZ [LUXEMBURG] and the JAZ poem by AKSINIA MIHAILOVA [BULGARIA]
2014 - Curator of FIFE 2014 at the French-English Festival of Poetry PARIS
2014 - 2 experimental films for the 12628 poem by ANISE KOLTZ [LUXEMBURG] and for the OU CHERCHE poem 
       by PHILIPPE MATHY [BELGIUM]
2014 - The MEDIO MONTE performance based on the my MANIFESTO at the BUCHAREST FRINGE 2014 festival 
       distinguished with prize for originality
2014 - The MEDIO MONTE performance based on the my MANIFESTO at the international theater festival 
       INTERFERENTE - CLUJ NAPOCA


ADDRESS:
34 Sasar St., 435100 Baia Sprie, Maramures, Romania,
E-mail: mirceabochis@adslexpress.ro