Moldovan painter celebrates birthday
08:22 | 10.11.2021 Category: Culture
Chisinau, 10 November /MOLDPRES/- Painter and art critic Elena Bontea, Master in Art, winner of the National Prize, celebrates her birthday today.
Her works were purchased by the National Museum of Art of Moldova, the National Museum of Literature "M Kogălniceanu", the Plastic Fund of Moldova. Some of them are in museum and private collections in Austria, the Czech Republic, Estonia, France, Germany, Greece, Israel, Libya, Romania, Russia, Spain, USA, Ukraine, Uzbekistan, etc.
In 1996 she was awarded the National Prize, in 2001 - with the honorary title Master in Art, and in 2002 and 2005 - with the Award of Excellence of the Union of Fine Artists of Moldova.
In 2013 the artist had a personal exhibition at the National Museum of Art of Moldova. At the same time, a catalog with reproductions of her work was published. The introductory text was signed by art critic Vladimir Bulat. In 2015, it was included in the “Anthology of Moldovan painting”, an English-Romanian bilingual work, with texts signed by Vladimir Bulat, revised edition, added and reprinted in 2020.