Public Collection of Modern Art, Courtesy Manuel Pelmus & Alexandra Pirici, Photography by Brigham Baker.
Manuel Pelmuş is a Romanian artist. He has a background in choreography, but has worked mostly in the visual arts context over the last couple of years. Manuel Pelmuş represented Romania (together with Alexandra Pirici) at the -55th- Venice Biennale with the acclaimed project “An Immaterial Retrospective of the Venice Biennale.” His recent work has been presented, among others, at the Van Abbe Museum, Eindhoven; Tate Modern, London; The Kiev Biennale; Museum of Modern Art Warsaw; Para/Site, Hong Kong; Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, Museum M, Leuven; FIAC, Paris; Modern Museum Salzburg; The National Museum of Art Romania among others. Manuel Pelmus was awarded Berlin Art Prize for Performing Arts in 2012 and the Excellence Award of the National Dance Center in Bucharest in 2014.