Studied with Emil Vitroel, well-known Romanian sculptor at the Scoala Populara de Arta
(School of Fine Arts) Arad, Romania.
Studied figure drawing at New Orleans Academy, UNO, private studio sessions with model.
Bronze casting workshop, Louisiana Artworks.
Escaped from Communist Romania, and came to US as a political refugee.
Worked as a floral designer.
Owned and operated flower shop (Avon Flowers).
Moved to New Orleans and began making art again, while working as a floral designer.
Began to sculpt with clay, casting 5 large scale bas reliefs in plaster.
Began to make wood sculptures.
Began to make light sculptures.
Work accepted at Perch Interior Design 2844 Magazine St., New Orleans, LA 70115.
Perch has exclusive representation of my work at interior design shops in New Orleans.
March - Commissioned to create a 9' x 7' wall sculpture for a commercial interior in Lexington KY.
Commissioned by Stephen Lineweaver for the film Mardi Gras to create a fourteen-foot tall
light sculpture for a set.
Created a large sculpture (a wood and metal mesh construction 8' in diameter) for
the Warner Brother's film Green Lantern.
Work shown at Space Gallery, Magazine Street.
Affiliated with Rhino Gallery for six months, New Orleans.
One-person show, Perch Interior Design, Art for Arts' Sake.
Completed and installed a 16' x 16' light sculpture in the entrance of the Studio at Colton, based on Katrina
shape - Now installed at Ecole Bilingue in New Orleans.
Group show, Coup d'eoil Art Consortium, New Orleans.
Two person show, Coup d'eoil Art Consortium, New Orleans.
One person show, Mary C. O'Keefe Cultural Center, Ocean Springs, Mississippi.
Awarded studio space at Studio at Colton, an art space run by the Creative Alliance of New Orleans.
Worked there from October 2008 - July 2009.
Selected by New Orleans Museum of Art as one of 10 honorees for their "Love in the Garden" event showcasing
artists who have made signigicant contributions to the visual arts in New Orleans.
• Honored by WYES TV, New Orleans, as one of four top artists in
their annual art auction.
• Selected by Louisiana Artworks as a 2010-2011 Artist in Residence.