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Mihai MOLDOVANU (born 1957, Husi), visual artist specialized in tapestry and textile design. He graduated from the ”Nicolae Grigorescu” Institute of Fine Arts Bucharest, Textile Arts and Design Department. He is a member of the Romanian Artists Union. Since 2012 he is a PhD in Architecture, ”Ion Mincu” University of Architecture and Urbanism Bucharest. Currently, he is a PhD Lecturer at ”Spiru Haret” University and "Ion Mincu" University of Architecture. Awards: 1989 - Youth Award for Tapestry; 2014 – Excellence Award at ”Ion Andreescu” Biennial, Buzau; 2010 - Nomination for the Contemporary Tapestry Prize


2012 - PhD in Architecture, ”Ion Mincu” University of Architecture and Urbanism, Bucharest

1984 - ”Nicolae Grigorescu” Institute of Fine Arts, Bucharest, Tapestry and Textile Design Department


Lecturer at ”Spiru Haret” University and at ”Ion Mincu” University of Architecture and Urbanism, Bucharest

1990 - Member of the Romanian Artists Union


2014 - Prize for Excellence at the ”Ion Andreescu” Biennial, Buzau

2010 - Nomination for the Contemporary Tapestry Award at the ”Ion Andreescu” Biennial, Buzau

1989 - Youth Award for Tapestry

Personal exhibitions:

2016 - Orizont Gallery, Bucharest

2003 - Purbach City Hall, Austria

2002 - Gallery of the Romanian Cultural Center, Vienna

2001 - The Library of Ganserndorf, Austria

1997 - Bancorex Gallery, Sibiu

1996 - Simeza Gallery, Bucharest

Group exhibitions:

2012-2016 - "Men in Romanian Textile Art", "Men at loom" - traveling exhibition in major art museums in: Constanta, Bacau, Suceava, Baia Mare, Cluj, Arad Turnu Severin, Caransebes, Ramnicu Valcea, Brasov

1994 - Exhibits with the group "Tapestry 10", Delta Gallery, Arad

1992 - Exhibits with the group "Tapiserie V", Orizont Gallery, Bucharest, Cluj

National and international exhibitions:

2016 - The Biennial of Decorative Art ”Connections”, Parliament Palace, Bucharest

2016 - ”Ion Andreescu” Biennale of Fine and Decorative Art, Buzau

2016 - Autumn Salon ”Grounds”, Parliament Palace, Bucharest

2015 - 2016 - Small Plastics Salon, Braila

2014 - International Fiber Art Biennial ”From Lausanne to Beijing”, Nantong, China

2014 - Exhibition ”Tribute to Luchian”, Maggiore Gallery, Venice

2014 - ”Ion Andreescu” Biennial, Buzau

2014 - 2015 - Decorative Art Salon, Chisinau

2013 - Textile Miniature, Scythia, Ukraine

2013 - ”Fiber Men”, Kherson, Ukraine

2012 - ”Rewritten Stories”, National History Museum, Bucharest

2012-2016 - Small Painting Salon (SMB) editions, The House of Art, Bucharest

2011 - ”TexpoART” International Art Triennial, Iasi

2010-2016 - Textile Miniatures Salon, Orizont Gallery, Bucharest

2010-2015 - National Decorative Art Salons, Cotroceni Museum, Bucharest

1996 - Contemporary Romanian Tapestry, Art Museum, Galati

1996 - Contemporary Romanian Tapestry, Art Gallery, Braila

1995 - Contemporary Romanian Tapestry, Galateea Gallery, Bucharest

1992 - 2016 - Participates in most editions of the Tapestry Biennial, Bucharest

1986 - 1989 Participates in most of the salons and exhibitions organized by UAP. Municipal Exhibitions of Fine and Decorative Arts in Bucharest, Dalles Hall, National Theater Gallery, Galateea Gallery

Works in private collections in: Romania, Spain, Austria, Germany