Sebastian Hosu was born in Satu Mare, Rumania, in 1988. He studied from 2008 to 2010 at the University of Fine Arts and Design in Cluj-Napoca, Rumania, and at the Accademia Albertina di Belle Arti in Turin, Italy. In 2012, he completed a Master’s degree in painting at the Académie Royale des Beauxarts in Liege, Belgium. In 2016, he was a master student at the Hochschule für Grafik und Buchkunst, Leipzig. Hosu’s artistic work has already received a great deal of attention both in Germany and abroad, for instance, as a result of his solo exhibitions at the Museum der bildenden Künste (MdbK) in Leipzig in 2018. Hosu is already represented with his works in important public and private collections (Culture Foundation of the Free State of Saxony, the G2 Kunsthalle Leipzig, et al.).