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Born July 7th, 1955 in Romania. A graduate of the “Nicolae Grigorescu” - National University of Arts - Ceramic Art Department, in 1978. Member of the Romanian Artists Association since 1990.
Member of the International Academy of Ceramics, Geneva, since 2009
Portfolio of activities includes participations in :
LOCAL ART EVENTS
  • Quadrennial of Decorative Arts—Dalles Hall, 1980 and 1984
  • National Art Exhibitions—Dalles Hall, 1981, 1984, 1987, 1988 and 1989
  • Biennial of National Decorative Arts - National Theatre Gallery, 1991
  • Municipal Decorative Arts Exhibitions, the National Museum of Art,
  • The Collections Museum and Dalles Hall, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1986 ,1988
  • Decorative Arts Show, the National Theatre Gallery, 1994 and 1996
  • Decorative Arts Show, Cotroceni Museum, 1995 and 1996
  • Biennial “The Arts of the Fire” , The National Theatre Gallery - 1998 and the Apollo Gallery - 2001
  • Group Art Exhibition, Lebada Centre Gallery, 1999
  • Contemporary Ceramics Exhibition, Cotroceni Museum, 2000
  • “Artist of the month” , Gold Art Gallery— Hilton, 2001
  • Ceramic Group Exhibition, Caminul Artei Gallery, 2002
  • “Recipient” - Ceramic and Glass Group Exhibition, Orizont Gallery, 2002
  • “The Forest in the Sleeping Beauty” a group exhibition and art-event, Caminul Artei Gallery, 2003
  • “Options” - Eight Ceramists, Simeza Gallery, 2003
  • “Recipient II” - Ceramic and Glass Group Exhibition, Caminul Artei Gallery, 2003
  • “Decorative Arts Show”, Apollo Gallery, 2003
  • “Flames in the Sky” Sculptural Ceramics and Woodwork - artshow of the participants in the
    Sângeorz Museum Symposium , Bistrita, 2004
  • “Ceramic Art Show”, Bucharest, Apollo Gallery, 2005
  • “Ambient” , Bucharest, Veroniky Art Gallery, 2006
  • Ceramic Group Exhibition, Simeza Gallery, 2007
  • “Cer-Art” – The Arts of the Fire Group Exhibition, Targu Mures, 2009
  • “Romanian Ceramics Today” a National Contemporary Ceramics Exhibitions at the
    "Brancoveanu Palace Cultural Center", Mogosoaia, 2009-2010
  • Decorative Arts Winter Show, "Orizont" Art Gallery, Bucharest, 2010-2011
  • “Masters of Romanian Decorative Arts – Intimacy and Mistery ”  Exhibition at the
    "Brancoveanu Palace Cultural Center", Mogosoaia, 2011
  • “Cer-Art” Raku Workshop, Targu Mures , 2011
  • “Arts in Bucharest”  Orizont Gallery, 2011
  • “Ceramica Rendez-vous” group exhibition, Galateea Gallery, Bucharest, 2011-2012
    project coordinator and exhibitor
  • “Letter” expozitie de grup, Galateea Gallery, Bucharest, 2012
  • “Fem-Art”, Visual Arts Center, Bucharest, 2012
  • “Mica_Cera_Mica” group exhibition, Galateea Gallery, Bucharest, 2012
  • “Ceramic Studio Guest Artists”, Galateea Gallery, Bucharest, 2012, curator
  • “Raku Workshop” Targu Mures, 2012
  • “Arts in Bucharest”  Orizont Gallery,  Bucharest, 2012
  • “Ceramics 2012” Orizont Gallery, Bucharest, 2012
  • “Ceramics Now” international group exhibition, Galateea Gallery, Bucharest, 2012
  • “Shadows of White” , group exhibition, Galateea Gallery, Bucharest, 2013, curator and exhibitor
  • “Informal Identities”, group exhibition, Galateea Gallery, Bucharest, 2013
  • “Galatea Today” – ceramics retrospective show, "Brancoveanu  Cultural Center", Mogosoaia, 2013
  • “Romanian Ceramics” special show at the International Ceramics Biennale, Cluj, 2013
  • Contemporary Ceramics – Techniques and Materials, UNA Gallery, Bucharest, 2013
  • The Sound of Ceramics” / sonic fantasies for ceramic art, performers and the public”,
    Galateea Gallery, 2014
  • “SAFARI” Bucharest Art Fair, 2014
  • “Continuity in the Arts of the Fire” UNA 150 years, the Artyourself Gallery, Bucharest, 2014
  • “Student 2014”- UNA young students’ exhibition – ceramics-glass-metal – curator, Galateea 2014
  • “Ceramic Rendez-vous II”, Galateea Gallery, 2014
  • “Imprints II”, Galateea Gallery, 2015

INTERNATIONAL  ART EXHIBITIONS AND CONTESTS

  • International Binennial of Ceramic Art—Vallauris, France, 1982
  • Quadrennial of Decorative Arts - Erfurt, Germany, 1986
  • International Fashion Jewlery Exhibition, Jablonec, Czechoslovakia, 1987
  • International Contest of Ceramic Art - Faenza, Italy, 1987
  • European Exibition of Ceramic Art “Les Ceramistes d’Europe”, Auxerre, France, 1989
  • International Triennial of Ceramic Art, Cairo, Egypt, 1992
  • Decorative Arts Exhibition “Nimagine”, Nîmes-Bagnol, France, 1992
  • International Biennial of Arts, Nekkerhal - Mechelen, Belgium, 1996
  • Romanian Art Exhibition - Budapest, Hungary, 1998
  • Exhibition of the Members of International Academy of Ceramics,
    hosted by Musée National de Céramique-Sèvres, Paris, 2010
  • International Biennial of Painting, Sculpture and Ceramics, Grotaglie, Italy, 2012
  • The Romanian Metadecorative Arts - ceramics and glass exhibition, Dusseldorf, Germany, 2013
  • “C.A.R.” group exhibition at Contemporary Art Ruhr Essen, Germany, 2014
PERSONAL EXHIBITIONS
  • 1983 - Galateea Gallery, Bucharest
  • 1988 - Galateea Gallery, Bucharest
  • 1993 - Herriger Gallery, Erfstadt-Lechenich (Köln), Germany
  • 1998 - Simeza Gallery, Bucharest
  • 2006 - The Romanian Countryman’s Museum, “Lunar Gardens” solo exhibition in support of the
    “Terra Incognita” project for re-launching ceramic art creativity in Romania


WORKS IN MUSEUMS AND PRIVATE COLLECTIONS IN: National Museum of Contemporary Art, Bucharest, Museum of Compared Art, Sangeorz-Bai, Romania, The Ateliers d’Art de France’s Collection; private collections in Japan, Canada, USA, Switzerland, German, Israel, Russia, Spain, Romania

AWARDS: the National Award for the Arts of the Fire, 1999; nominated for the Romanian Academy Award, 2007; nominated for the National Award of Decorative Arts, 2007; UAPR award for Decorative Arts during Arts in Bucharest exhibition, 2011
 

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