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    BIOGRAPHY

    (Orăştie, Hunedoara, Bucharest, Romania, 1938 - 2008)

    Higher Education:
    1956 - 1962 - Institute of Fine Arts "Ion Andreescu", with professor Victor Fulicea, Cluj-Napoca, România.
     


    PROJECTS

    Solo Exhibitions:

    1969 - "Kalinderu" Hall, Bucureşti, România.
     
    Group Exhibitions*:

    1969 - "Kalinderu" Hall, Bucureşti, România;
    1975 - "Sarmis" Gallery, Deva, România;
    1985 - "Orizont" Gallery, Bucureşti, România.
      
    Monumental sculptures:


    1967 / 1974  - Palia de la Orăştie, wood, Orăştie, România; Piaţa Victoriei, high relief sculpture, Ruşchiţa white marble, opposite to the Orthodox Church "Saints Michael and Gabriel, the Archangels", Orăştie, România;
    1966 / 1969 - Ioan Pop Reteganul, bust, bronze, County Inspectorate for Culture, Deva, România;
    1969 - Lupte daco-romane, relief, bronze, statue pedestal for Radu Moga's Decebal, 1937;
    1971 - Lucian Blaga, wood;
             - Aurel Nedel, wood;
    1972 - Ovid Densusianu, bust, plaster, in the centre of Densuş village, Hunedoara, România;
             - George Coșbuc, bust, plaster;
    1973 - Avram Iancu, bust, cement;
             - Ștefan Luchian;
    1974 - Palia de la Orăștie, high relief sculpture, Ruşchiţa white marble, opposite to the Orthodox Church "Saints Michael and Gabriel, the Archangels", Orăştie, România;
    1978 - Omagiul lui Brâncuși;
    1979 - Historical friezes, the wall of the Museum from Orăştie, România;
    1982 - Ceasul elevului, the facade of the Elementary School "Dr. Aurel Vlad", Orăştie, România;
    1995 - Monumentul eroilor, the courtyard of the Church of the Assumption of the Virgin Mary, Orăştie, România;
             - Michael Klein, bronze, located in front of "Michael Klein" Stadium, Hunedoara, România;
             - Ion Budai-Deleanu;
    1997 - Ioan Bunoaica, bust, bronze, Gendarmerie Barrack from Timișoara, România;
    1998 - Nicolaus Olahus, bust, Central Square, Orăştie, România;
    2002 - Izvorul de aur al dacilor, centre of Orăştie, România;
    2003 - Dr. Aurel Vlad, bust, the gateway of the Elementary School "Dr. Aurel Vlad", Orăștie, România;
    2005 - Flacăra olimpică, in front of the County Pension House - Deva, România;
    2007 - Semn dacic, entrance to Orăştie (DN 7), Hula Turdaşului, România.

    *Group Exhibitions: 1966, 1971 - Deva; 1969 - Craiova.
     


    BIBLIOGRAPHY

    Vlasiu, Ioana (coord.), Dicționarul Sculptorilor din România. Secolele XIX-XX, Vol. I., Lit. A-G, Editura Academiei Române, București, 2011, p. 20.

    Web Sources:
    Municipiul Orăștie (http://www.orastieinfo.ro/nicolae-adam.html)