More about me

I welcome you to my creative projects – painting & writing . Both of my passions define my aspirations for better understand life & beauty, the universe & human condition.

• The curatorial activity that started at the Unescu Mihai Eminescu Cultural Center in Bucharest generated painting and photography exhibitions in the period 1997-2001, which continued in Greece at Icomos 2000, Italy-Bologna 2001 and in Great Britain- London 2003-2008 with various exhibitions supported by the Romanian Society, Radio Tv Unirea and Transylvanian Edition.
• Between 2008-2017 I organized artistic residencies at my art studio at Wimbledon Art Studio, having the chance to host Romanian artists from around the world; Adina Romanescu, George Bodocan, Ioan Astalus, Cosmin Cocis, Adela Ursache, Aurelia Chiriac Carabinieru, Armine Vosganian, and Diana Busuioc Anghelson.
• I debuted with caricature works at the Hammersmith Cultural Festival 2008-2009, continuing with group exhibitions of illustrations and poetry 2010-2018.
• Starting with 2019, my passion for painting took off, debuting in London with a personal exhibition entitled “Heritage – The tip of the iceberg” in 2021 and a collective exhibition “Romanian Artists from Great Britain” organized by ICR London in 2022.
• I made the book illustration of the volume “Doar 3 cuvinte/ Just 3 words” by Gyuris Adalbert from Germany, launched in London in December 2022.
• The Sublime creative camp held the group exhibition with the same name in Cluj in June 2023.
• I participated with 2 works of art at the International Symposium on Culture and Spirituality “Dimitrie Cantemir 300-promoter of Romanian humanism and pre-enlightenment from the XVII-XVIII centuries” organized by the Appolon Association in Cluj in August 2023.
• The works of these exhibitions were selected in the film “Psyched”, directed by Anca Maria Vaida, being nominated in more than 25 competitions, and winning numerous international awards in 2023.

The touring solo exhibition “Seasons of life “ start its journey in Piatra Olt Cultural Centre in September 2023 and continued in London with the same exhibition taking place at Theatre Shaw in December 2023.
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