„Contemporary art from Romania” (the second edition) at the Museum of History from Târgoviște

The traveling exhibition ,,Contemporary art from Romania” reached its second edition in October 2020, after the fully deserved success of the first edition. We have reached the sixth stage of the second edition, now at the History Museum from Târgoviște. The exhibition was open at April 1, 2021. The event was presented by: Irina-Margareta Nistor, well-known film critic and Ovidiu Cârstina, general director of the Museum, as well as by curators Amy Vasilescu and Mihai Șerbănescu, appreciated visual artists, members of Visual Artists’ Union from Romania. Article written by Claudiu Victor Gheorghiu for the Intell News in English(media partner), April 10, 2021

The poster of the traveling exhibition ,,Contemporary art from Romania”, second edition, at the Museum of History from Târgoviște

 

Opening at the sixth stage of the traveling exhibition “Contemporary Fine Arts in Romania”, 2nd edition, History Museum in Targoviste, April 1, 2021. A film  by Claudiu Victor Gheorghiu©

 

The traveling exhibition ,,Contemporary art from Romania” reached its second edition in October 2020, after the fully deserved success of the first edition. We have reached the sixth stage of the second edition, now at the  History Museum from Târgoviște. The exhibition was open at April 1, 2021. The exhibition can be visited from April 1 to April 14, 2021. Curators of the exhibition are: Ami Vasilescu and Mihai Șerbănescu. The event was presented to the public by Irina-Margareta Nistor, well-known film critic and Ovidiu Cârstina, general director of the Museum of History. You can see art works made by a number of 64 professional artists, most of them are members of the Visual Artists’ Union from Romania, from the territorial branches, as well as from the branches from Bucharest.

 

The event was presented by: Irina-Margareta Nistor, well-known film critic and Ovidiu Cârstina, general director of the Museum, as well as by curators Amy Vasilescu and Mihai Șerbănescu, appreciated visual artists, members of Visual Artists’ Union from Romania.

 

 

Museum of History from Târgoviște

 

The actual museum of history was opened for public in September 1986 in the building of the former “Justice Palace”, whose construction begun with money obtained, according to documents from that period, on February 23, 1901, and the neoclassical style construction was finished the following year. After 1918 a new floor was added. At this location is the museum’s main exhibition, where the visitor is told about the history of the Romanian people from the Paleolithic age until 1918. The museum’s lobby and the big hall on the ground floor offers the visitor temporary exhibits occasioned by the celebration of some important monuments in the history of the Târgoviște City, photographic and art exhibitions, as is this exhibition ,,Contemporary art from Romania”.

Source: http://www.muzee-dambovitene.ro/arhiva_web/en/muzeu_istorie.php

 

Museum of History from Târgoviște

 

Article written by Claudiu Victor Gheorghiu for the Intell News in English(media partner), April 10, 2021

Note: I participate at the exhibition with an art work: “Joy”, acrylics on cardboard, 40×30 cm, 2020.

 

The artists Otilia Anastase, Claudiu Victor Gheorghiu, Amy Vasilescu(also curator of the event), members of Visual Artists’ Union from Romania. Opening at the sixth stage of the traveling exhibition “Contemporary Fine Arts in Romania”, 2nd edition, History Museum in Targoviste, April 1, 2021.

 

Take a look also at the article in Romanian, on the Intell News(media partner) website: ,, Artă Plastică Contemporană din România (a II-a ediție) la Muzeul de Istorie din Târgoviște”, March 30, 2021. https://www.intellnews.ro/arta-plastica-contemporana-din-romania-a-ii-a-editie-la-muzeul-de-istorie-din-targoviste/

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My name is GHEORGHIU CLAUDIU VICTOR and I was born in October 1967 in Bucharest. In 1998 I took the master degree at University from Bucharest , the Faculty of History- universal old history section- with theme (Constantine the Great and Christianity) at professor LIGIA BARZU. In 1991 I graduated Art School , Painting section, with TITU DRAGUTESCU. I painted sacred pictures from 1990, in technique tempera or tempera with egg on wood. In the period 2004-2016, I had the honor to have the encouragements, the advices, the friendship of the Master PAUL GHERASIM(1925-2016), my mentor, the founder of the "Prolog" group. During the period 1992-1994 I was artistic advisor at Coleus contemporary art gallery . I am titular member of the Association Branch of Religious Plastic Arts and Restoration - AFAPRR of UAP from Romania: Visual Artists’ Union from Romania from April 17, 2019, admitted by contest, as well as I was trainee member during the period 2016-2019, admitted by contest. I was member in Plastic Background(FP) belong Visual Artists’ Union from Romania(UAP) from 7th of December 2000, admitted by contest. From 25th of May 2015 I was elected Media advisor of the Steering Committee of the Association Branch of Religious Plastic Arts and Restoration : AFAPRR of UAP from Romania: Visual Artists’ Union from Romania. From 2014 I am member Visarta( from March 31, 2017, I was elected in the Steering Committee of Visarta, during the period 2017-2022), the Romanian Visual Arts Copyright Collecting Society. I had 4 Personal Exhibitions with sacred art, organized by UAP from Romania- Visual Artists’ Union from Romania, in Bucharest (2001, 2003, 2004 at ArTei Gallery, 2007 at Galateea Gallery), also another two at Silva Gallery in Busteni(2007-2008), Sabion Gallery in Bucharest(2019, together with Cristina Georgescu). I had also 2 Personal Exhibitions in Italy : I was Honor Guest, representing Romania, with sacred art, June 2003 at Pisa and in October 2006 ”The icons, sacred pictures in contemporary world” at Viadana(Mantua). I won some prizes in Italy and I participated, admitted by contest, at some art fairs and international exhibitions around the world, representing Romania: most of them in Italy(Pompeii, Pisa, Turin, Milan, Reggio Emilia, Bari, Viadana, Mantua), but also in France, Germany, Greece, Japan, Peru, South Korea, Switzerland; in secondary also I am cultural journalist: from May 2015 to January 2016 I was Contributing Editor at Culture (Fine Arts, Exhibitions, History, Religion) at the newspaper Jurnalul Bucureştiului. From 17th of January 2016 I was advanced Senior Editor at the same newspaper, which has been called since April 2020 the Jurnalul Bucureştiului ,,Le Petit Parisien”, with a different leadership and a different format. From 1st of November 2015 to 31st of December 2016 I was Contributing Editor and Thematic Advisor at News Agency Lacasuri Ortodoxe and Press service LO News. From 1st of January 2016 I am Senior Editor of the Intell News(Global news, press and event analysis) and coordinator of the Culture pages (in Romanian and English, named Intell News Romania). From May 3, 2019, I am also publisher commentator at the newspaper Ultima Oră.