CÂNDEA, Ioan




Telephone:

0269.233.232 
0269.213.256
 

Address:

Str. Paltinu 4, 2.400, Sibiu
Str. Vasile Milea, Bl. 11 Sc. C. Ap. 36, Sibiu Romania
 




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    BIOGRAPHY

    (Sibiu, 1957)

    Academic Studies:
    1982 - 1986 - Fine Arts Institute,Sculpture Department, Iași, Romania.

    Professional Activity:
    ???? - Professor of Sculpture, Art High School, Sibiu, Romania;
    1993 - projects, layouts for Monument Dedicated to the Romanian Soldier, Sibiu, Romania;
    1995 - projects for Monument Dedicated to the Revolution of December 1989, Sibiu, Romania.

    Restorations:
    2002 - "Maternity" Fountain, Sibiu, Romania;
    2002 - he restored 35 of the artworks realised by the romanian sculptor Ion Cărămidaru.

    since 1991 - Member of the Romanian Fine Arts Union
     


    PROJECTS

    Group Exhibitions*:
    1990 - 2004 - Annual participation to County Salon Exhibitions (local exhibitions) in Sibiu, Romania;
    1987, 1989, 1998 - Small Sculpture Biennale Salon, Arad, Romania;
    1985, 1988, 1998, 2000 - Annual Exhibition "Studio" ‘35, Sibiu, Romania;
    1987 - Small Sculpture Biennale Salon, Bihor, Oradea, Romania;
        
             - Annual Exhibition "Studio ‘35", Bacău, Romania;
        
             - Republican Salon, Arad, Romania;
 
    1988 - National Salon of Art, Studio ‘35, Baia Mare, Maramureș, Romania;
        
             - Painting and Sculpture Biennale Salon, Dalles Hall, Bucharest, Romania;

    1988, 1989 - County Salon, Sibiu, Romania;
    1989 - Fine Art Union Exhibition, Sibiu Branch, Arad, Romania;
    1990 - Youth Exhibition, National Theatre, Bucharest, Romania;
        
             - Painting and Sculpture Republican Salon, Romania;
        
             - Small Sculpture National Salon, "Orizont" Gallery, Bucharest, Romania;
        
             - Dalles Hall, Bucharest, Romania;
    1992, 1994 - Dantesca International Biennale, Ravenna, Italy;
    1996 - Group Exhibition, Alba-Iulia, Romania;

    1996, 2000 - Small Sculpture Salon, Arad, Romania;

    1997, 1999 - Drawing Biennale, Arad, Romania;

    2001 - Painting and Sculpture National Gallery, Bucharest, Romania;

    2002 - 2009 - County Salon of Art, Arad, Romania;

    2004 - Fine Arts Union Exhibition, Brăila Branch, Sibiu, Romania.



    Sculpture Symposiums:

    1985 - Monumental Sculpture Camp, Gurghiu, Mureș, Romania;

    1987 - Monumental Sculpture Camp, Săliște, Sibiu (organizer), Romania;

    1994 - "Constantin Brâncuși" Monumental Sculpture Symposium, Sibiu, Romania;

    1996 - Monumental Sculpture Symposium, Nordborg, Danemarca;

    1997 - Monumental Sculpture Camp, Râmnicu Vâlcea, Romania;

    2002 - Târgu Jiu, Gorj, Romania.



    Monumental Sculptures:

    1984 - Mihail Sadoveanu (writer; bust, piatră), Târgu Neamț, Romania;
    1986 - Mihail Jora (composer and conductor; bust, cement), Iași, Romania;
    1995 - Lucian Blaga (writer; bust), Sibiu, Romania;
             - Onisifor Ghibu (professor and politician; bronze relief), Sibiu, România;
    1996 - Visarion Roman & Ioan Moraru (journalist and politician; doctor; monumental busts), Dârlos, Sibiu, Romania;
    1997 - Mihai Eminescu (writer; bronze), Mediaș, Sibiu, Romania;
    1999 - Timotei Cipariu (revolutionary, bust), Pănade, Alba, Romania;
             - Mihai Viteazul (ruler prince; bust), Șelimbăr, Sibiu, Romania;
    2001 - General M. R. Stefanik (bronze relief), The Embassy of Slovak Republic, Bucharest, Romania;
             - Heroes Monument, Dârlos, Sibiu, Romania;
             - Hermann Oberth (physician; bust), Sibiu, Romania;
    2002 - Octavian Goga (writer; bust), Sibiu, Romania;
    2003 - nos Bolyai (mathematician; bust), Buia, Sibiu, Romania;
             - Milan Hodža (poltician; bronz), Sibiu, Romania;
             - Dr. Bilinszky Lajos (bronze), Sibiu, Romania;
             - Milan Hodža (politician; bronze relief), Sibiu, Romania;
             - Dr. Bilinszky Lajos (bronze relief), Sibiu, Romania;
    2005 - Timotei Cipariu and his disciples, Blaj, Alba, Romania;
    2009 - Simion Bărnuţiu (politician; bust, bronze), Sibiu, Romania;
             - Cohnrad Haas (officer and inventor; bronze relief), Sibiu, Romania.
     
    Prizes and distinctions:
      - Citizen of Honour of Râmnicu Vâlcea and Pănade;
      - Nominated for the first edition of Who’s - Who in Romania.

    Artworks in private collections in Romania, France, Germany, Netherlands, Belgium, USA, Great Britain, Denmark, Hungary, Switzerland, Italy.

    * Group Exhibitions: 1985 - Ankara, Turkey; 1988 - Galați, Romania; 1990 - München, Germany; 1995 - Budapest, Hungary; 1996 - Geneva, Switzerland; 1999 - Ravenna, Italy; 2000 - Ingolstadt, Germany.
     


    BIBLIOGRAPHY

    META Cultural Foundation, Un secol de sculptură românească. Dicționar A-D / A Century of Romanian Sculpture. Dictionary A - D, SYNTHESIS Collection, META Publishing House, Bucharest, 2001, pp. 105 - 106.
    Vlasiu, Ioana (coord.), Dicționarul sculptorilor din România. Secolele XIX-XX / Dictionary of Sculptors in Romania. XIXth - XXth Century, vol. I, letters A-G, Publishing House of the Romanian Academy, Bucharest, 2011, pp. 122 - 123.

    Web Sources:
    http://remus.ulbsibiu.ro/other/lucu/index.php