Edith Torony

Edith Torony was born in 1988 in Timișoara, where she lives and works.

She graduated in Painting from the Faculty of Arts and Design, West University of Timișoara. She earned her MA in the same field from the same institution in 2012. She has been a member of the Romanian Union of Artists, Timisoara branch, since 2011. She has presented her works in solo shows at Forma Gallery, Deva, in 2019; Pygmalion Gallery in 2018 and Calpe Gallery, in 2014, Timișoara, among others. She has participated in numerous group shows at Triade Gallery and Helios Gallery in Timișoara; Museum of Art, Arad; Museum of Art, Cluj-Napoca; European Parliament, Brussels; Marzia Frozen Gallery, Berlin etc. She has won the first prize for Painting at the Meeting Point International Biennial in Arad in 2017. In 2019 Estopia Art Gallery showcased her solo show, Hybrid Playground, in 2019.

While experimenting at the crossroads between abstract and figurative painting, Edith Torony undertakes a journey in the bizarre universe of urban periphery, in the attempt to allegorically recompose the devastating effects of junk invasion and consumerism on our living space.

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Hybrid Playground III, 2019
Acrylic and spray on canvas
200 x 300 cm (Diptych)

Hybrid Playground, 2019
Acrylic and spray on canvas
200 x 150 cm

Nocturne no. 2, 2017
Acrylic and spray on canvas
130 x 150 cm

The Lady Who Stole My Heart, 2017
Acrylic and spray on canvas
100 x 120 cm

Toxic Desire, 2017
Acrylic and spray on canvas
100 x 120 cm

Summer Vacation Postcard, 2018
Acrylic and spray on canvas
100 x 80 cm

Electric Impulse, 2018
Acrylic and spray on canvas
80 x 80 cm

Exile and The Kingdom, 2019
Acrylic and spray on canvas
80 x 70 cm

Love That Moves the Sun and Other Stars, 2019
Acrylic and spray on canvas
80 x 70 cm

Toxic Desire II, 2019
Acrylic and spray on canvas
80 x 70 cm

The Waste Land II, 2018
Acrylic and spray on canvas
70 x 80 cm

Sand Playground, 2017
Acrylic and spray on canvas
50 x 60 cm

Playground X, 2018
Acrylic and spray on canvas
40 x 50 cm

Playground XI, 2019
Acrylic and spray on canvas
40 x 30 cm

Hybrid Playground II, 2019
Acrylic and spray on canvas
90 x 100 cm
Courtesy of the Artist

Some Kind of Heaven, 2019
Acrylic and spray on canvas
80 x 70 cm
Courtesy of the Artist

A Dog and A Pink Hose, 2016
Acrylic and spray on canvas
150 x 130 cm
Courtesy of the Artist

The Broken Gnome, 2017
Acrylic and spray on canvas
120 x 100 cm
Courtesy of the Artist

Playground V, 2017
Mixed media on canvas
40 x 50 cm
Courtesy of the Artist

Playground 14, 2018
Pencil and marker on paper
21 x 29 cm
Courtesy of the Artist

Playground 15, 2018
Pencil and marker on paper
21 x 29 cm
Courtesy of the Artist

Playground 16, 2019
Pencil and marker on paper
21 x 29 cm
Courtesy of the Artist

Playground 20, 2019
Collage, pencil and marker on paper
12 x 9 cm
Courtesy of the Artist

Playground 21, 2019
Collage, pencil and marker on paper
12 x 9 cm
Courtesy of the Artist