To Corneliu Dragan-Targoviste, the well-known watercolour painter from Romania, has recently been published a 10-page portfolio, in the world’s most prestigious watercolor art magazine, named “The Art of Watercolour”, no. 33(the English version), respective the same art magazine, but the French version “ L’Art de l’Aquarelle, no. 39, in this winter issue from December 2018, more exactly “ Portfolio: @CorneliuDragan-Targoviste. The Romanian artist likes nothing more than painting urban scenes.” .
“The Art of Watercolour” is the art magazine for the watercolourists: “The world of watercolour is like the technique itself: organic, fluid and alive. It has build a vast network, obviously thanks to all the artists who practice it but also to all the enthusiasts – almost all of them volunteers, the fact deserves to be highlighted – who organize events in order to show the best of watercolour. This issue, in the image of their enthusiasm, seeks, as all the previous ones, to offer an artistic snapshot taking the form of a worldwide panorama. Our journey around the world will take us to Dean Mitchell, Corneliu Dragan-Targoviste and Sergey Temerev, whose vast sky vistas never cease to amaze. “
The artist Corneliu Dragan-Targoviste received the Excellence Award at the first edition of the Universal Watercolor Exhibition in Zhuji, China, in November 2018. The award-winning work is titled : “ Art Studio “, dimensions: 50x70cm.
IWS 1st Universal Watercolor Exposition took place at the Xishi Grand Theatre, Zhuji, China, during the period 3-12 November, 2018, where the seven members of the jury finally decided the result of the twelve awards from the hundred selected shortlisted entries. One of them was this Excellence Award to the Romanian artist Corneliu Dragan-Targoviste.
About the artist Corneliu Dragan-Targoviste: http://corneliudragan-targoviste.ro/
Article by: Claudiu Victor Gheorghiu, Senior Editor at Culture at the Intell News as well as at the newspaper Jurnalul Bucurestiului; affiliations: Romanian artist, member of the Association Branch of Religious Plastic Arts and Restoration : AFAPRR (also media adviser of AFAPRR Steering Committee) of UAP from Romania: Romanian Visual Artists ’Union and Visarta, The Romanian Visual Arts Copyright Collecting Society, December 19, 2018