Belu-Simion Făinaru was born in Bucharest, Romania in 1959 and immigrated to Israel in 1973. He now lives in Haifa, Israel and Antwerp, Belgium. Belu-Simion Făinaru‘s works were exhibited at the 1992 Documenta in Kassel, at the 45th International Art Exhibition – La Biennale di Venezia in 1993, the Sonsbeek, Biennale in Holland, the 2006 Biennale in Havana, Cuba and more recently, at Vienna Biennale in 2015, Art Encounters Biennial in 2016, at the Kathmandu Triennale in 2017, at Socle Du Monde Biennale at HEART- Herning Museum of Contemporary Art, Denmark, Mediations Biennale, Poznan, Poland in 2018. Previous solo exhibitions include Israel Museum in Jerusalem, S.M.A.K. Museum in Ghent, M HKA in Antwerp, Lehmbruck Museum in Germany, Saitama Museum in Japan. Belu-Simion Făinaru has been teaching in the Department of Architecture at the Wizo Academy, Haifa, Israel since 1984. In 2008 he initiated the Mediterranean Biennale – since 2010 Belu-Simion Făinaru has been the artistic director and curator of the Mediterranean Biennale of Contemporary Art, Israel and in 2015 he founded AMOCA, The Museum of Contemporary Art, Sakhnin, Israel.
Dan Mihălțianu was born in Bucharest, Romania in 1954. He is currently living in Bucharest, Berlin and Bergen. He is the co-founder of the artistic group subREAL. He has been teaching at Bergen National Academy of the Arts, 2001-2007, Université du Québec à Montréal, 2008–2009 and Oslo National Academy of the Arts, 2018-2019. He exhibited in numerous international contexts and manifestations, such as the International Drawing Competition “Joan Miró” Barcelona, 1980, 1985; Impact Art Festival, Kyoto, 1986, 1997, 1988; European Print Triennial, Grado, 1987; Istanbul Biennial, 1992; the 45th International Art Exhibition – La Biennale di Venezia in 1993 and the 48th International Art Exhibition – La Biennale di Venezia in 1999; Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin, 1994; Art in Geeral, New York, 1996; ZKM / Museum for Contemporary Arts, Karlsruhe, 1999, 2001; Bergen Kunsthall, 2005; National Museum of Contemporary Art, Bucharest, 2005, 2012; Renaissance Society, Chicago, 2005; The Kitchen, New York, 2006; NGBK, Berlin, 2007; Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin, 2010; Tallinn Print Triennial, 2014; Vienna Biennale, 2015; Vargas Museum, Manila, 2016; National Portrait Gallery, London, 2018; Grand Palais, Paris 2019.
Miklós Onucsán was born in Gherla, România, in 1952 and he is currently living and working in Oradea, România. He had solo shows at Galeria Plan B Berlin, Contemporary Art Space MAGMA Sfântu Gheorghe, Nicodim Gallery, Los Angeles, and his participations in group shows include: Ex-East. Past and recent stories of the Romanian avant-garde, Espace Niemeyer, Paris, 2019; Double Heads Matches. The Formula of the Present, Uj Budapest Galeria, 2018; Track Changes, Mendes Wood, Sao Paolo, 2016; Public Space Art Festival Expanded Space, Bucharest, 2016; Art has no Alternative, Tranzit, Bratislava 2015; A Breathcrystal, Project Arts Center, Dublin, 2015; Allegory of the Cave Painting, Extra City Kunsthal, Antwerp, 2014, Image to be projected until it vanishes, Museion, Bolzano, IT (2011); Romanian Cultural Resolution, Spinnerei, Leipzig, DE (2010); STARTER, at Arter Istanbul, TR (2010). His works were also presented at the Art Encounters Biennale, Timișoara, 2017, Dallas Biennial, 2014, Intense Proximity – La Triennale 2012, Palais de Tokyo, Paris, 2012, Romanian Cultural Resolution – Documentary, The New Gallery of IRCCU, 54th International Art Exhibition of La Biennale di Venezia, 2011 and the 48th International Art Exhibition of La Biennale di Venezia, 1999.