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Simona Fodor
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Simona joined the Romania Insider team in 2015, first working on our travel guide in English and, later, writing features and interviews for Romania-insider.com. She holds a BA in Romanian and English and an MA in American Studies from the University of Bucharest and started her journalism career in 2003.  Simona divides her time between her hometown Ploiești and Bucharest. While in Ploiești, she enjoys spending time with her family and taking long walks with the family dog. Going through an ever-expanding reading list and traveling, now replaced by travel literature and documentaries, are some of her favorite activities. You can get in touch with her for stories about arts, culture, and travel: simona@romania-insider.com 

 

Works of Romanian artist Geta Brătescu featured in Berlin exhibition

Thirty-one works of artist Geta Brătescu (1926-2018), from the collection of the National Museum of Art of Romania (MNAR), can be seen in the exhibition Understudies: I, Myself Will Exhibit Nothing, open at the KW Institute for Contemporary Art in Berlin.

The exhibition, curated by Iman Issa, brings together works by Latifa al-Zayyat, Brătescu, Moyra Davey, Amit Dutta, Haris Epaminonda & Daniel Gustav Cramer, Iman Issa, Paul Neagu, Olaf Nicolai, Sergei Parajanov, Mohammad Rabie, Walid Raad and Valeska Soares. It can be visited until January 9, 2022.

The 31 drawings selected are part of the illustration of Johann Wolfgang von Goethe’s Faust, translated by Ştefan Augustin Doinas, and published in 1983, MNAR said in a Facebook post.

Brătescu, considered a central figure of Romanian contemporary art since the 1960s, created works in drawing, collage, photography, performance, illustration and film. In 2017, she was selected to represent Romania at the 57th Venice Biennale. 

(Photo: Works by Geta Brătescu on display at the 2017 Venice Biennale/ Pavilion of Romania by Kristina Kostova | Dreamstime.com)

simona@romania-insider.com

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Simona Fodor
Senior Editor

Simona joined the Romania Insider team in 2015, first working on our travel guide in English and, later, writing features and interviews for Romania-insider.com. She holds a BA in Romanian and English and an MA in American Studies from the University of Bucharest and started her journalism career in 2003.  Simona divides her time between her hometown Ploiești and Bucharest. While in Ploiești, she enjoys spending time with her family and taking long walks with the family dog. Going through an ever-expanding reading list and traveling, now replaced by travel literature and documentaries, are some of her favorite activities. You can get in touch with her for stories about arts, culture, and travel: simona@romania-insider.com 

 

Works of Romanian artist Geta Brătescu featured in Berlin exhibition

Thirty-one works of artist Geta Brătescu (1926-2018), from the collection of the National Museum of Art of Romania (MNAR), can be seen in the exhibition Understudies: I, Myself Will Exhibit Nothing, open at the KW Institute for Contemporary Art in Berlin.

The exhibition, curated by Iman Issa, brings together works by Latifa al-Zayyat, Brătescu, Moyra Davey, Amit Dutta, Haris Epaminonda & Daniel Gustav Cramer, Iman Issa, Paul Neagu, Olaf Nicolai, Sergei Parajanov, Mohammad Rabie, Walid Raad and Valeska Soares. It can be visited until January 9, 2022.

The 31 drawings selected are part of the illustration of Johann Wolfgang von Goethe’s Faust, translated by Ştefan Augustin Doinas, and published in 1983, MNAR said in a Facebook post.

Brătescu, considered a central figure of Romanian contemporary art since the 1960s, created works in drawing, collage, photography, performance, illustration and film. In 2017, she was selected to represent Romania at the 57th Venice Biennale. 

(Photo: Works by Geta Brătescu on display at the 2017 Venice Biennale/ Pavilion of Romania by Kristina Kostova | Dreamstime.com)

simona@romania-insider.com

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