EXHIBITIONS
POETRY BOOKS
PUBLICATIONS
EDUCATION
Romanian Contemporary Artist Lucia Grigore still life flowers floral floare flori watercolor acuarela tapestries tapiserie romaneasca contemporana hand woven vertical loom haute-lisse gherghef Europe Eastern European Romania Moldova Bucovina Bucuresti Bucharest USA SUA United States Statele Unite Colorado Denver Bayeux Gallery Rose Cercul Militar National Galeria Artelor galleries exhibitions traditional figurative representational realism seasons anotimpuri commissions custom designed abstract arta decorativa artist decorator pictura private collections colectii particulare Valentin Ciuca Corneliu Antim Radu Carneci M. Augustin Doina Cernica Paul Dudea Toni Dartu Fantezii volum poezie poetry illustration ilustratie coperta Celina Ion absolvent Institutul de Arta Nicolae Grigorescu sectia pictura
Lucia Grigore and Ion Grigore painting exhibition view
U.A.P. Art Gallery
- Craiova, Romania - 2007
Lucia Grigore and Ion Grigore painting exhibition view
"Arts Gallery" of the National Military Center
Bucharest,
Romania - 2006

EXHIBITIONS (selected from recent years)

2015 - "Botanica" (guest artist) - "The Contemporary Tapestry Gallery"
Santa Fe, NM, USA

2010 - "Ion Andreescu" Biennial - 7th Edition
"Art Galleries" - Buzau, Romania

2010 - 2-Person Exhibition (together with Ion Grigore)
"George Cotos" Art Gallery - "The Museum of Folk Art Technique"
("Muzeul Tehnicii Populare") - Gura Humorului, Romania

2010 - 2-Person Exhibition (together with Ion Grigore)
"Ion Irimescu" Art Museum - Falticeni, Romania

2007 - 2-Person Exhibition (together with Ion Grigore)
Gallery of Falticeni City Hall - Falticeni, Suceava, Romania

2007 - 2-Person Exhibition (together with Ion Grigore)
"Stefan Luchian" Art Gallery - Botosani, Romania

2007 - 2-Person Exhibition (together with Ion Grigore)
"George Cotos" Art Gallery - "The Museum of Folk Art Technique"
("Muzeul Tehnicii Populare") - Gura Humorului, Romania

2007 - 2-Person Exhibition (together with Ion Grigore)
U.A.P. Art Gallery - Craiova, Romania

2006 - "Collectors Collect: Works from Denver Private Collections"
exhibits tapestries - Mizel Museum - Denver, CO, USA

2006 - "From Pictorial to Abstract" - an exhibition of handwoven tapestry
by two generations of artists, Celina Grigore and Lucia Grigore
Rose Gallery - Arvada (Denver Metro), CO, USA

2006, 2007, 2008 - Exhibits Tapestries & Watercolors (represented artist)
Rose Gallery - Arvada (Denver Metro), CO, USA

2006 - 2-Person Exhibition (together with Ion Grigore)
Arts Gallery - National Military Center - Bucharest, Romania

2006 - "Mostra di Libro e d'Arte"
Salotto delle Esposizioni dell' Accademia di Romania - Rome, Italy

2005 - "Temple Arts Festival" - Congregation Ohabai Sholom
exhibits tapestries - Nashville, TN, USA

2004 - 2-Person Exhibition (together with Ion Grigore)
The "Cultural Center" of the Ministry of Internal Affairs
Bucharest, Romania

2004 - "A Generation Apart: Mothers + Daughters + Art"
A six-person exhibition - exhibits tapestries -
San Jose Museum of Quilts and Textiles - San Jose, CA, USA

2004, 2005, 2006 - Exhibits Tapestries (represented artist)
"Denver Design Center" - Allure Showroom - Denver, CO, USA

2004 - "Ion Andreescu" Biennial - 4th Edition
"Arts Galleries" - Buzau, Romania

2001 - "Spotlight on Tapestry" - an exhibition of tapestry by two generations
of Romanian artists, Celina Grigore and Lucia Grigore
Bayeux Gallery - Denver, CO, USA

1998 - 3-Person Exhibition of Tapestry
(Together with Ion Grigore & Celina Grigore)
Arts Gallery - National Military Center - Bucharest, Romania

1997 - Solo Exhibition - Painting
Arts Gallery - National Military Center - Bucharest, Romania

PUBLICATIONS (Selected)

Poetry Books

"Fantezii" ("Fantasies") poems by Lucia Grigore
illustrations by Celina Grigore
"Pro Transilvania" Publishing House - Bucharest, Romania - 2000

"Vraja Culorilor" ("The Seduction of Colors") poems by Lucia Grigore
cover featuring the tapestry "Petals" by Lucia Grigore
"Eolia" Publishing House - Bucharest, Romania - 1999

Calendar

2003 Floral Calendar - full-color, 12" x 12" format
featuring 13 original watercolors by Lucia Grigore
published by 2S Design - Bucharest, Romania - 2002

Art Albums. Encyclopedias. Dictionaries.

"Dictionarul Ilustrat al Artelor Frumoase din Moldova 1800 - 2010"
("The Illustrated Dictionary of Fine Arts from Moldova 1800 - 2010")
by Valentin Ciuca, Art XXI Publishing House - p. 231 - Romania - 2011

"Maestrii ai Artelor Plastice Romane. Contemporanii" - Volumul II
("Masters of Romanian Fine Arts. The Contemporaries" - Volume II)
by Augustin Macarie - p. 125 - 126 - Tibo Publishing House
Bucharest, Romania - 2008

"Colectia de Arta Contemporana Marieta si Chiriac Bucur"
("Romanian Contemporary Art Collection Marieta and Chiriac Bucur")
art album documenting the collection donated to the "Buzau Art Museum")
Buzau, Romania - 2007

"Galeria de Arta Contemporana Romaneasca" a Cercului Militar National
"Romanian Contemporary Art Gallery" of The National Military Circle

Project Coordinator: Lt. Col. Ghica Marian, Director, Author: Victor Simion,
Art Historian - Chapter: "Artists and Their Artworks in the Collection" - p. 65
Daim PH Publishing House - Bucharest, Romania - 2006

"Un Secol de Arte Frumoase in Bucovina"
("A Century of Fine Arts in Bucovina") by Valentin Ciuca
"Musatinii" Publishing House - p. 284 - 285 - Romania - 2005

"Enciclopedia Bucovinei. Personalitati" - Volumul I
("Encyclopedia of Bucovina. Personalities" - Volume I)
by Emil Satco - p. 454 - Princeps Edit - Suceava, Romania - 2004

"Personalitati Romane si Faptele Lor 1950-2000"
("Romanian Personalities and Their Accomplishments 1950-2000")
by Constantin Toni Dartu - encyclopedia - volume 7 - p. 173
Venus Publishing House - Iasi, Romania - 2003

"Enciclopedia Artistilor Romani Contemporani"
("Encyclopedia of Contemporary Romanian Artists")
by Alexandru Cebuc, Vasile Florea & Negoita Laptoiu - volume 4 - p. 79
ARC 2000 Publishing House - Bucharest, Romania - 2001

Press. Exhibition Reviews.

Tapestry featured in "Pasatiempo" - Weekly Arts Magazine of the "Santa Fe New Mexican" newspaper, p. 50 - Santa Fe, NM, USA - 02/27/2015

Tapestry featured in "Santa Fe Reporter" newspaper - "SFR Picks"
Santa Fe, NM, USA - 03/10/2015

Tapestry featured in "Your Hub" - Weekly Supplement of "Denver Post" newspaper - Denver, CO, USA - 11/09/2006

Tapestry featured on "San Jose Museum of Quilts and Textiles" - San Jose, CA, USA - home page - 04 through 06, 2004

"Pictorii Lucia si Ion Grigore Zugravesc Vesnicia"
by M. Augustin - "Dimineata" - 7/9/2006

"Sufletul Culorilor" ("The Soul of Colors") by Radu Carneci
"Cronica Romana" - 06/23/2006

"Crai Nou" - "Ca Apa si Cerul" ("Like the Water and the Sky")
by Doina Cernica - Book Review - "Fantezii" ("Fantasies")
poetry book by Lucia Grigore, illustrations by Celina Grigore - 11/15/2003

"Lucia si Ion Grigore - "Zugravii de flori si plaiuri stramosesti"
by M. Augustin - "Dreptatea" - Nr. 122 - 01/15/1997

"Cu Lucia si Ion Grigore in Capitala"
by Doina Cernica - "Crai Nou" - 01/23/1997

"Cercul Militar National: Familii Artistice"
by Corneliu Antim - Sectia "Forumul Artelor"

"Beneficiul Continuitatii" (Expozitia pictorilor Lucia si Ion Grigore
de la "Galeria Artelor" a Cercului Militar National din Bucuresti)
("Arii Culturale" - radio program on Romanian Cultural Radio)
Producer: Paul Dudea - 01/11/1997

COMMISSIONS

Completed numerous hand-woven tapestry commissions
for private collectors in the USA.

COLLECTIONS

Lucia Grigore's tapestries, paintings and watercolors can be found in private collections in: United States, Israel, United Kingdom, Switzerland, Germany and Romania.

EDUCATION

1960 - 1966 - "Nicolae Grigorescu Art Institute" - Bucharest, Romania

Lucia Grigore and Ion Grigore painting exhibition
Views from the "Arts Gallery"
National Military Center
Bucharest, Romania - 2006
Cover of "Fantasies"
poetry book by Lucia Grigore, illustrations by Celina Grigore
Lucia Grigore's tapestries featured in
"A Century of Fine Arts in Bucovina"
by Valentin Ciuca

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