Painting of Christ by Adrian Ghenie sells for ten times the estimated price at...

Romanian artist Adrian Ghenie’s painting Christ, showing Jesus Christ crucified, sold for EUR 125,000 at the Autumn Auction organized by Romanian auction house Artmark in...

Romanian writer Mircea Cartarescu’s book gets nominated for German International Literature prize

Romanian writer Mircea Cartarescu was nominated for the International Literature prize in Germany for his book 'Orbitor II. Corpul' ("Der Körper"- in German, and...

Romanian song of the week: ‘Sat dupa sat’, by Robin and the Backstabbers

Romanian band Robin and the Backstabbers, known for its powerful sound and for the lyrics full of substance inspired from Romania's national poetry recently...

Oldest museum in Romania starts petition for first restoration in 200 years

A famous historic building in central Romania, which hosts an equally famous museum, has been on the waiting list for a renovation for the...

A promenade on the Croisette: Romanian film at Cannes

Simona Fodor looks at Romania's history at the Cannes film festival. Romanian cinema has had a landmark moment at this year’s edition of the Cannes...

Romanian song of the week: Onoare by GuessWho

The first song of the week in this column for 2013 comes from one of the artists of the moment in Romania, the rapper...

[AUDIO] Romanian song: Dincolo de cuvinte, by Smiley & Alex Velea

It's been a while since we discovered a new Romanian song that inspired us, but lately we've been hearing some beats that seemed worthy...

Music and friendships: a view from violinist Stefan Tarara

German-Romanian violinist Stefan Tarara was back with a concert at this year’s George Enescu Competition, where he won in 2014. He takes account of...

Romanian song of the week: Ce e dragostea, by Stefan Banica feat. Marius Moga

This week's Romanian song did grow on us, from being just one of the options for the column this week. It is called 'Ce...

Romanian song of the week: ‘Cat de departe’ by Holograf

This week's choice for a Romanian song goes hand in hand with the rainy weather in Romania at the moment, and it comes from...
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