Daniel Djamo

Daniel Djamo

Performance artist, filmmaker – Dortmund, Germany
Participant International Forum 2018

Daniel Djamo, born 1987 in Bucharest, is a Romanian artist, interested in personal and group histories and stories and in themes such as the national identity. For the last five years he worked on a project that proposed to reflect on the blending all of the different pigments that make up a society.

Winner of the 2013 ESSL ART AWARD CEE (offered by the Essl museum) and the 2013 Henkel Art.Award. Young artist’s prize CEE (given by mumok - museum moderner kunst stiftung ludwig wien, and KulturKontakt Austria).

Daniel had solo exhibitions in Dortmund (Künstlerhaus Dortmund, 2017), Maribor (K18 Gallery, 2017), Graz (Afro-Asiaan Institute, 2016), Herzlele (ARPIA – Art with Landscape, 2016), Glasgow (The Briggait, 2014), Leipzig (Kunstkraftwerk, 2015), Kassel (TOKONOMA, 2012), Torino (Artissima Art Fair, solo show with Anca Poterasu Gallery, 2014), Bucharest (Anca Poterasu Gallery, 2014 and 2015; Victoria Art Gallery, 2013 and 2015), Timisoara (Calina Art Gallery, 2012) and Kuala Lumpur (WOLO and Wei-Ling Gallery, 2015).