Located in the heart of Karlsruhe, Germany. A vibrant cultural city in the border triangle of Germany, Switzerland, and France. DCS CONTEMPORARY produces exhibitions, publications, discursive, and learning experiences to forge an interpretive understanding of local and global phenomena in art and society.

The gallery works with talented local and global artists of renowned stature and offers spaces to young artists it considers promising. We support our artists in dynamic exhibitions and projects and pay special attention to our audiences and clients’ intellectual and aesthetic interests. Creating bridges between artists and art passionate.

With over 20 years of experience in the arts, Founder and Director Dr. Dana Corina Schmidt embrace diasporic voices, utilizing the space as a platform for exhibitions, museum visitations, public lectures, performing arts, new media. As well as a meeting point for artists, curators, scholars, and writers.

Contemporary Art Gallery

Karlstrasse 43, 76133 Karlsruhe
E: gallery@dcscontemporary.com www.dcscontemporary.com

Stefan Beiu

Stefan Beiu


1972 to 1979 College of Fine Arts – Chisinau (Moldova)
1980 à 1986 Vassily Surikov Academy of Fine Arts – Moscow (Russia) – Diploma with honors
1986 to 1988 Exceptional assignment of a position of Assistant Master at the Moscow Academy of Fine Arts
1989 to 1997 Professor at the School of Fine Arts in Chisinau (Moldova)



1988 to 1997 Participation in the exhibitions of the Academy of Fine Arts of the former USSR (Moscow and Saint Petersburg) – Historical Museum of Moldavia (Chisinau – Moldavia) – Exhibition of Young Painters of the former Soviet Union at the Great Hall of the Manege (Moscow)

1991 BWA Gallery – Pila (Poland) 1997 Romanian Cultural Center – Paris

2000/2001 Kulturfabrik – Esch-sur-Alzette (Luxembourg) 2001 Art.Metz – European Contemporary Art Fair – Metz

2000 to 2001 ART UP Galerie – 5 Grande Rue – Nancy 2001 ARTéNIM – International Contemporary Art Fair – Nîmes

2001 to 2007 Galerie VENDOME – 12 rue de la Paix – 75002 PARIS

2008 International Contemporary Art Fair (SIAC) – Marseille

2008 French Art Fair – Hyères

2009 ART STATION Gallery – Zurich (Switzerland)

2011 Vittelus d´Or – 29th International Sculpture and Painting Fair – Vittel

2011 The Pyramids Art Gallery – Port Marly

2012 to 2015 Grand Contemporary Art Market – Bastille – Paris

2014 Art en Capital – Salon of French Artists – Grand Palais – Paris

2014 to 2015 Salon d’Automne – Paris