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Catalin GEANA (b. 1969, Targu-Carbunesti, Gorj), sculptor. He graduated in 1995 from the National Academy of Arts, Professor Paul Vasilescu's class. Since 2007 he is member of the Romanian Artists Union, Department of sculpture, Bucharest branch. He won the first prize for sculpture at London Art Biennale in 2015, second prize ”Leonardo for sculpture” at the Biennale of Chianciano, Italy and the third prize at „Brancusiana” Sculpture Exhibition in Targu Jiu. In 2013 he was awarded for Artistic Merit at Chianciano Biennale, Italy.


1995 - National Academy of Arts Bucharest, Professor Paul Vasilescu's Class


2015 - 1st Prize for sculpture, Art Biennale, London

2013 - 2nd Prize ”Leonardo for sculpture”, Biennale of Chianciano, Italy

2013 - Award for artistic merit, Biennale of Chianciano, Italy

2005 - 3rd Prize at ”Brancusiana” Sculpture Exhibition, granted by the Municipality of Targu-Jiu

Personal Exhibitions:

2013 – Art Galleries of Targu-Jiu, Romania

2013 - Temporary Gallery, Berlin, Germany

2012 - ”Prelude for mastery”, Scit’art Gallery, Bucharest

2012 - ”Catalin Geana - sculpture”, Simeza Gallery, Bucharest

2011 - ”The bronze seal of the dream”, Sinaia Casino, Sinaia

2010 - ”The nostalgia of dreams and bronzes”, Casino Sinaia, Sinaia

2004 - ”Catalin Geana- sculpture”, Art House Gallery, Bucharest

Group Exhibitions:

2014 - ”Emerging Artists 2014”, Slow Art Gallery, New York

2014 - ”ART International”, BoxHeart Gallery, Pittsburgh, USA

2014 - ”Art 14”, Olympia Grand Hall, Londra (Beers Lambert Contemporary, Londra)

2013 - Biennale of Chianciano, Italy

2013 - ”Contemporary Visions IV", Beers Lambert Contemporary, London

2013 - "Freeze", Seet'ART, Espacio Gallery, London

2013 - Innsbruck Art Fair, Austria (Arte Visivi Gallery, Florence)

2012 - ”WHY NOT...”, The Bucharest City Museum

2010 - ”Small sculpture salon”, Orizont Gallery, Bucharest

2010 - ”Municipal Art Exhibition”, Art Galleries, Bucharest

2009 - ”Bronze Age”, Museum of Art, Cluj-Napoca

2007 - ”Autumn Salon”,  Art House Gallery, Bucharest

2006 - ”Drawings sculptors”, Simeza Gallery, Bucharest

1996-2005 - ”Small sculpture salon”, Simeza Gallery, Bucharest

Monumental artwork:

2006 - ”Commemorative bust of Gheorghe Magheru”, Albeni, Gorj County

2005 - ”Motor”, Targu-Jiu

2001 - ”Barbarians”, Targu-Jiu

1998 - ”Commemorative bust of Ion Popescu Voitesti”, Balaneşti, Gorj