Ion LADEA (b. 1964, Bucharest) sculptor. He graduated The Bucharest National University of Arts "Nicolae Grigorescu" in 1997. Prizes from national contests: 1996 - prize from "Targoviste - 600 years of history and spirituality" contest; 2007 - prize from "The monument to commemorate the Great Union from 1 December 1918"; 2008 - the first place at a contest for creating "Monumentul fauririi unitatii nationale”; 2008 - the first place at a contest for creating "The monument dedicated to Andrei Saguna". Public works (selection): Corneliu Coposu's bust-PNTCD headquarter- Bucharest, the bust of the composer George Enescu from Moineşti, Bacau, C. A. Rosetti's bust - C. A. Rosetti highschool Bucharest. He participated in numerous personal and group expositions.