Daniela Frumuseanu was born on July 11, 1961, in Bacau locality, Bacau county, Romania. She is a graduate of the Art High School in Bacau, the Tapestry-Printing specialization, beginning the year 1980, and of ”Nicolae Grigorescu” Fine Arts Institute, Faculty of Decorative Arts and Design, the Tapestry-Printing specialization, Bucharest, Romania, beginning the year 1984. Starting 2007, she is a PhD. of Visual Arts, Bucharest National University of Arts. Daniela is holder of Patent No 126674, a procedure for pyro printing with thermos resistant materials on organic and inorganic fabrics.
Organizer and curator of national artistic events. Unique author of two books and first author of two books, published by publishing houses in Bucharest recognized by CNCSIS (National Council of Scientific Reacher in Higher Education), author of a series of specialized articles published at various publishing houses in Bucharest.
1961 born in Bacau, Romania
PhD Associate Professor, National University of Arts Bucharest, Faculty of Arts and Design, Textile and Design Department, Tapestry – Printing specialization, Bucharest, Romania
Address: Dinicu Golescu 9A Avenue, 2nd floor, ap. 8, code 010862, post-office box 12, Bucharest, Romania
Mobile: +004 0724 138 082
Website: https://uap.ro/frumuseanu-daniela/, http://arte-textile.ro/artisti/daniela-frumuseanu/, http://artindex.ro/2015/04/29/frumuseanu-daniela
1991- Member of U.A.P.R. (Romanian Plastic Artist’s Union), Decorative Arts Section, Bucharest Branch
2010-2008 Member of the National Association of Women with University Diploma in Romania
2010- Member of the Visarta Association
2010- Member of the University’ Woman’s Association of Romania
2012- Indiviaual Member of the Open Air Museums Association of Romania
SOLO EXHIBITIONS (selected):
2016 “PIERRES ET COULEURS”, La Chapelle Saint-Ferréol, France
2015 “ART WALK STREET – THE LINDEN TREE INN”, under the aegis of ARCUB, in partnership with REMBRANDT ART CENTER and UNARTE (Bucharest National University of Arts), The Linden Tree Inn
2015 “The TEXTILE IRONIES”, mixed-media exhibition, realized together with Miruna Hasegan, “i” Art Galleries of the Centre for European Studies, Iasi, Romania
2014 “THE MATRIX”, object book exhibition, National Library of Romania, Bucharest, Romania
2014 “The Work: Rework international exhibition”, Forget Me Not Gallery, Pawtucket, Rhode Island, USA
2012 “Journal Book – The Shadow”, with ceramist Adela Ovadiuc, Galateea Gallery, Bucharest, Romania
2011 “Floating Dreams”, within the “Document Art” International Art Movie, Ecology and Tourism Festival XV edition, Mayorality Hall, Campulung Muscel, Romania
2011 Charity Fashion Show International Festival, exhibition, Alia Apartments, Bucharest, Romania
2010 “The Secret, ART & ARCHAEOLOGY Festival, Isily, Sardinia, Italy2010 “Silent Witnesses”, organized within the “Document Art” International Art Movie, Ecology and Tourism Festival – the XIV edition; venue: “Ion Mincu” Cultural Centre, foyer, I floor, Otopeni, Romania.
2010 “Silent Witnesses”, organized within the “Document Art” International Art Movie, Ecology and Tourism Festival XIV edition, Cultural Centre “Ion Mincu”, Otopeni, Romania
2009 “Music of the Spheres”, “Art and Science Festival” within the “ART LANDSCAPE TRANSFORMATIONS” European Project, Polyvalent Hall, Siurgus Donigala, Sardinia
2017 “Zwischen Weiss und Schwarz”, FIVE PLUS Art Gallery, Vienna, Austria
Over 90 participations in group exhibitions abroad or in international group exhibitions and over 200 exhibitions participations (national and municipal exhibitions, biennials, triennials, quadrennials), organization of collective exhibitions and other specific events in Romania.
2016 The Gratitude Award for special merits in the artistic, curatorial and didactic activity in the field of visual arts, offered by “Marin Preda” County Library, Teleorman, and by the Teleorman County Council, on the occasion of the organizing, in Alexandria, of the WEST MEETS EAST – A Cultural Book Exchange international project 2015/2016 (the VIII edition)
2015 The Great Prize, granted at the “Aegyssus” National Biennial of Contemporary Art, the II edition, Tulcea., Romania
2012 The Award granted at the “Timeless Rhythms” exhibition – the III edition, Iasi, Romania
2006 The Award of the National Museum of Art of Moldova, Kishinev, granted at the Salons of Moldavia itinerant exhibition – an international contemporary art contest-exhibition, the XVI edition
2002 The Award and the Medal of “St. Lucas” Foundation, granted at the “N.N.Tonitza” National Painting, Graphics and Decorative Art Contest, Barlad, Romania
1998 The “Innovative Magic” Award, granted at the 8th National Small Textile Biennial – Bucharest, Romania