Description PrayingAcrylic on canvas, gold leaf background, 35/40 cmThe original is availableMy new work, part from a series linked to the body language. The first of them will focus specifically on the hands.
Dorina Costras, Bacau Member Since January 2007 Artist Statement Personal exhibitions
1995 Graphics,exhibition ”Metamorphosis” - Athenaeum, Bacau
1997 Painting exhibition ”Landscapes in Summer” - G.Bacovia Theatre, Bacau
2003 Decorative painting exhibition “Escape” Iulian Antonescu Museum - Bacau
2004 Painting exhibition, “Landscapes”, miniatures, Basilisk Gallery, Elvetia (Morges)
2005 Painting exhibition - “Hidden Sights”, C-tin Brancusi Exhibition Hall, Parliament Palace, Bucharest
2006 Painting - Exhibition “Mirage” Iulian Antonescu Museum - Bacau
2007 - “African tones” Personal Exhibition - “Iulian Antonescu” Museum
2009, March - “Spring's dreams”, Contemporary Art Gallery - Bacau
2009, May - “Spring's dreams”, “Hidalgo” Gallery, Focsani and “ Ghe. Pastia” Theatre, Focsani
2009, Nov - 2010 martie - Personal exhibition, Mall Arena, Bacau
2011, March - Personal exhibition, Art Gallery "Ion Irimescu", Suceava, Romania
2012, Painting exhibition “Ethereal”, C-tin Brancusi Gallery - Parliament Palace Bucharest
2012, July - August, "Ethereal" - personal Exhibition Phoenicia Gand Hotel - Bucharest
On-line exhibition, comments & critics
Pink Panther's November 2011 Feature Artist, Dorina Costras
DORINA COSTRAS: "DÉJÀ VU", eleganta si puritate - Imagini si critici de la expozitia de pictura cu titlul "Deja vu", expozitie ce are loc intre 8 aprilie - 5 mai 2011, Galeria de arta "Ion Irimescu", Suceava
Publication article about Dorina Costras, Pink Panther Magazine: Issue 15 Page 35 to 43
"Romanian romance"- InsideSOLO Exhibition. Special series! — Richard Sunderland: Between the partially hidden faces, the gestural hands, the masks of hidden identity, the dilemma of what to reveal or to hide - there is a line that ties Dorina's paintings together...
Featured Artists & Works of Note - critics, vol. 19 pdf: ... It is like going back in time to Shakespeare's Merchant of Venice, where thought, body language, and a blink of the eye could beguile and entrap...
Margaret Harris Fine Art Awards for excellence in Fine Art Sojie 3 and the 1st Place Traditional SOLO pentru lucrarea "Elegie" din seria "Soapte" - mai 2010.
Musetouch - Visual Arts Magazine: Dorina Costras - My magical worlds : ... Since the first time I saw Dorina's magical artworks I was amazed and delighted...
Personal website - www.decorative.ro, Official facebook page - Dorina Costras Art, Phone: +40 744.533.734