Nona Inescu C.V.

Born in 1991.

Lives and works between Berlin, Germany and Bucharest, Romania.


2013 – 2016

National University of Arts, Bucharest, Photography and Video Department

Royal Academy of Fine Arts, Antwerp, Fashion Design Department

Chelsea College of Art and Design, University of the Arts, London


2021 Ducato Prize for Contemporary Art



XXXII Ateliers Internationaux at Frac des Pays de la Loire, Carquefou, FR


Cite internationale des arts, Paris, FR

Solo exhibitions


Relics. Quarries. Reliquaries, Peles Empire, Berlin, DE


Waterlily Jaguar, SpazioA, Pistoia, IT

Venus Trap, Fiac!, solo presentation with SpazioA, Paris, FR


Corporealle, Künstlerhaus Bremen, curated by Nadja Quante, Bremen, DE

Verterberries, solo presentation with Sabot Gallery at Liste, Basel, CH

Acumen, Porcino, curated by Jesi Khadivi, Berlin, DE


An animal that was once thought to be a plant that transformed into stone,

SpazioA, Pistoia, IT


Lithosomes, Exile, Berlin, DE


Conversation with a stone, SpazioA, Pistoia, IT

Her latent image, Kube, Bucharest, RO


Hands don’t make magic, Sabot Gallery, Cluj, RO

Group exhibitions


Aliens are temporary, Kunstraum Kreuzberg/Bethanien, Berlin, DE

Les Fleurs, curated by Helene Guenin & Rebecca Francois, MAMAC, Nice, FR

Entangled Life: The Forest as Neural Network, curated by Niekolaas Johannes Lekkerkerk, RADIUS, Delft, NE


You sit in a garden, curated by Chris Andrews, Centre Clark, Montreal, CA

Ducato Prize, Volumnia Space, Piacenza, IT

Electric Crossroads, curated by Radu Oreian, Bubble and Squeak, Brussels, BE

Harvest Home, curated by Veronika Cechova, AVU Pop Up Gallery, Prague, CZ

Under Pressure, curated by Living Content, Mobius Gallery, Bucharest, RO

How to be together, Art Encounters Biennale, curated by Kasia Redzis and Mihnea Mircan, Timișoara, RO Musikprotokoll, Steirischer Herbst, Graz, AT

The Venus Trap, solo presentation with SpazioA gallery at FIAC, Paris, FR


Flow, curated by SpazioA, Pistoia, IT

touch, Peles Empire, Berlin, DE

Olev Subbi: Landscape from the End of Times, curated by Àngels Miralda, Tallinn Art Hall, EE Walking In Ice, curated by Justin Polera & Jesi Khadivi, XC Hua gallery, Berlin, DE Pulse /ˈsɪstəm/, initiated by Leo Fourdrinier, Galerie L’Axolotl, Toulon, FR


The Long Term You Cannot Afford. On the Distribution of the Toxic, curated by

Antonia Alampi, Savvy Contemporary, Berlin, DE

Taking Root, curated by Jurriaan Benschop, Kunst Im Tunnel (KIT), Dusseldorf, DE The invisible inhale of an oceanic carbon breath, curated by Cristina Ramos, Etopia Centro de Arte y Tecnología, Zaragoza, SP

Rethinking the Image of the World – Projects and Sketches, curated by Cristian Nae & Adrian Bojenoiu, Le Mill, La Louviere, BE

Mutagenèse, curated by Nicolas de Ribou & Joris Thomas, Maison R&C,

Marseille, FR

Interconnection: On Bodies of Water, curated by Veronika Čechová & Tereza

Jindrová, Swimming Pool Projects, Sofia, BG

Imbroglio (or the ability to incorporate possibilities), curated by Like a Little Disaster, Polignano a Mare, IT

Tales of the haunted and the body, Casa Cristea Schneider, curated by

Saskia Höfler-Hohengarten, Berlin, DE

What remains is what the poets found, PS120, curated by Jesi Khadivi & Justin

Polera, Berlin, DE


Manufacturing Nature / Naturalizing The Synthetic, curated by Diana Marincu,

Frac des Pays de la Loire, FR

Sometimes I can see it all perfectly, curated by Alisha Danscher, Soy Capitan,  Berlin, DE

Flood-Tide, Love Unlimited, Glasgow, UK

10 Years of Love, SpazioA, Pistoia, IT

Blood, Stop, Space, Gold, curated by Diana Marincu, JosedelaFuente Gallery,

Santander, ES

The Inhabitant, curated by Christina Gigliotti, Polansky Gallery, Prague, CZ


Life A User’s Manual, Art Encounters, curated by Ami Barak and Diana Marincu, Timișoara, RO

Becoming an Apricot.., Survival Kit 9, curated by Inga Lace, Jonatan Habib Enqvist, Solvita Kresse, Riga, LT

Notes on a shell, curated by Tiago Abreu Pinto & Sergio Verastegui, Marseille, FR Monsone, curated by Domenico de Chirico, Suprainfinit Gallery, Bucharest, RO

Grotto Capitale, Exile, Berlin, DE

Notes on the Afterlife, curated by Rokolectiv Festival, Salonul de Proiecte,

Bucharest, RO

Aerial Roots, Trapez, curated by Nikolett Eross, Budapest, HU


Gestures of Tomorrow, Kunstverein Nuernberg – Albrecht Dürer Gesellschaft,

curated by Judith Grobe, Nuernberg, DE

Camera Plus. Biennial of Contemporary Photography and Moving Image I, Iasi, RO

The Disappearance of Technology, ODD, curated by Mircea Nicolae, Bucharest, RO Künstlich! Natürlich!, Sabot, Cluj-Napoca, RO


Objects of Desire, Sabot Gallery, Cluj-Napoca, RO

14 x 14 – Survey of the Danube Region, MNAC Anexa, Bucharest, RO