Sergiu Chihaia

Sergiu CHIHAIA was born in 1982. At present, he lives and works in Bucharest, Romania. 

In 2013 he got his PhD at The National University of Arts, Faculty of Decorative Arts and Design, Fashion Department, Bucharest, Romania. In 2008 he got his Master‘s Degree at The National University of Arts, Faculty of Decorative Arts and Design, Fashion Department, Bucharest. In 2006 he got his BA at The National University of Arts, Faculty of Decorative Arts and Design, Fashion Department, Bucharest, Romania. He currently teaches (Lector Univ. Dr.) at UNArte Bucharest, Romania (National University of Arts).

Awards:

 2014 UAP Prize for Decorative Arts – Textiles, “Arts in Bucharest” project, 5th edition, Bucharest, RO

2008 Special Prize of the National University of Arts, Bucharest

Art projects and shows:

2016

Curator of the international exhibition “Multicultural Art Walk”, hosted by Galateca Gallery, 23.09 – 04.11.2016

Group show, „Cosmic Landscape”, at Galeria Atelier 030202, Bucharest, RO, 30.09 – 14.10.2016

Group show at Galeria Tipografia within the “Arts in Bucharest” project, 7th edition 13.09 – 10. 10.2016

Solo show: “The Paper Kingdom”, Galateca Gallery, Bucharest, 24.05- 11.06. 2016

“Art Safari Bucharest 2015”, international contemporary art fair

Group show: “VENETIAN MORES” in the Venetian Ghetto, Italy, 27.03 – 19.04. 2016

Curator and participant in the exhibition “NO WAY OUT”, hosted by GO Art Projects at Go Contemporary Gallery, 16/27. 03.2016, Bucharest, RO

Solo show “EXODUS WONDERLAND II” , within the “Art in the Window” project at Galeria Simeza, 1/8.03.2016, Bucharest, RO

2015

Solo show “EXODUS WONDERLAND” at Atelier030202, Bucharest, Ro, 30 sept. – 15 oct. 2015

Group show “Professors FADD” At the Center for Visual Arts, Bucharest, 16.12.1014 – 10.01.2015

Group show “dintr- UNA” Architectural Art Center, Bucharest, RO, 16.12.2014 – 16.01.2015

2014

Coordinator of UNArte Bucharest students’ show, fashion dept. “Romanian Fashion Trends and Brends” , Bucharest, RO

Coordinator and jury member, “BeCreative” festival, 3rd edition, Brukenthal Palace, Sibiu, RO

Book co-author, “MODA. VIATA. ARTA. PASIUNE 150 DE ANI – ȘCOALA DE ARTE” (‘Fashion. Life. Art, Passion, 150 years – Art School’) UNArte Publishing House, Bucharest 2014, ISBN 978-606-720-008-9;

Setup for the Christmas show for Masca Theatre, Bucharest, RO

Group show “Non Hic Librorum! ” Contanta, Art Museum, Constanta, RO

2013

Coordinator of the anniversary event celebrating 150 years of UNArte, Bucharest, RP

Coordinator “Graduates’ Gala” Show at UNArte Bucharest, RO

2012

Stage setup and costumes for the “Lost Letter” theatre show at Masca Theatre, Bucharest, RO

Costumes for Alexandru Ioan Cuza și Elena Cuza at Ruginoasa Palace, RO

2011

Solo costumes show, Sun Plaza, Bucharest, RO

Show participant in the Urban Festival “Women on Mătăsari”, Bucharest, RO

Participant and organizer in the “Night of the Institutes”, Polish Institute in Bucharest, RO

Collaboration with the Natural History Museum Grigore Antipa, Bucharest, RO.