biography


Genu Berlo is a Romanian-American artist, who lives and works in Bucharest and occasionally New York City. He was born in Bucharest 1975. His studies include fine arts at the Fashion Institute of Technology, NYC, architecture and mathematics at the University of Bucharest. For over a decade he worked as design architect for NYC architectural firms, including Skidmore, Owings and Merrill.

Since 2012, Genu Berlo has been painting in his own artist studio in Bucharest. His work has been the subject of solo shows and group exhibitions at galleries such as Vimana, Palatul Brancovenesc Mogosoaia, Atelier030202, Galeriile Grumazescu, Galateca, Contempora and Orion, in Bucharest and other Romanian cities, and museums as the National Museum of Maps in Bucharest or  The Clock Museum Nicolae Simache, Ploiești. Artworks can be found in private collections in US, Canada, Europe, Switzerland, Romania, Australia and Japan.



Curriculum Vitae


Education

2005 Fine Arts, Fashion Institute of Technology, New York City, NY, United States of America
2001 Architecture, Ion Mincu University Bucharest, Romania
1997 Mathematics, University of Bucharest, Romania

Selected Exhibitions

2022 
Vanitas Bestialis -Group show, VIMANA gallery, Bucharest, Romania 
The Exit from Beauty -Group show, VIMANA gallery, Bucharest 
For Export Only -Group show at VIMANA gallery, Bucharest

2021 
Journey to the South -Solo show, The National Museum of Maps, Bucharest, Romania
Journey to the South -Solo show at Grumazescu Gallery, Municipal Museum “Regina Maria”, Iași, Romania
TIME RUSH -Solo show, Ground floor of the Palace, Mogosoaia, Romania

2020 
1 year of Vikart Anniversary Auction -Vikart online auction
4.32 BILLION -Solo show at Orion Gallery, Cultural Palace, Ploiesti, Romania

2019 
Predictable Constructs -Solo show at Atelier030202 Gallery, part of NAG, Bucharest, Romania
Awagami International Miniature Print -Group show, Inbe Art Space, Tokushima, Japan


2018 
Group show, Contempora, Bucharest, Romania

Collections

The Clock Museum Nicolae Simache, Ploiești, Romania
Municipal Museum “Regina Maria”, Iași, Romania
The National Museum of Maps, Bucharest, Romania
Inbe Art Space Museum, Yoshinogawa, Japan

© 2024  Genu Berlo