Iurie Matei

Education and Artistic Experience

Republican College of Fine Arts ‘Alexandru Plamadeala’, Chisinau, Republic of Moldova
State Institute of Arts, Faculty Fine Arts, Chisinau, Republic of Moldova
Member of the Union of Artists of the Soviet Union
Member of the Union of Artists of the Republic of Moldova
Member of Theatre Union of the Republic of Moldova
President of the National Art Club ‘Minerva’, Republic of Moldova
Professor at the Academy of Music, Theatre and Fine Arts, Chisinau, Republic of Moldova
Master of Arts, Decree of the President of the Republic of Moldova (nr.474- V, 30.07.2010)
Member of International Council of Museums (ICOM)
Art Director of Russian Drama Theatre A.P.Tchekhov, Chisinau, Republic of Moldova
Head of Department of Scenography, Academy of Music, Theatre and Fine Arts, Republic of Moldova
Art Director, Head of Department for the Production and Installation art, National Theatre of Opera and Ballet Maria Biesu, Chisinau, Republic of Moldova
People’s Artist of Republic of Moldova, Decree of the President of the Republic of Moldova (nr.1417 - VII,19.12.2014)

Solo Exhibitions

2012 - Art Gallery Beeldkracht, Schimda, Ntherlands
2011 - House of Culture, Valenii de Munte, Romania
2008 - Museum ‘Mihai Eminescu’, Iasi, Romania
2008 - Council of Europe, Strasbourg, France
2007 - Romanian Embassy, Chisinau, Republic of Moldova
2006 - Visual Art Museum, Galati, Romania
2005 - House of Culture, Sinaia, Romania
2005 - Art Gallery SLB, Zeewolde, Netherlands
2004 - Teatro del Giglio, Lucca, Italy
2003 - Art Gallery ‘De Bottermarck’, Kampen, Netherlands
2003 - National Museum of History, Chisinau, Republic of Moldova
2002 - Art Museum Drobeta Turnu-Severin, Romania
2002,2006,2009,2013 - Museum of Art Prahova, Romania
2001 - Art Gallery ‘Lewis Guy’, Den Haag, Netherlands
2000 - Art Museum, Odessa, Ukraine
2000 - National Museum of Fine Arts, Kiev, Ukraine
1998 - National Museum of Fine Arts, Chisinau, Republic of Moldova
1998 - Art Gallery ‘Anton Gidding’, Den Haag, Netherlands
1997 – Republic Palace, Chisinau, Republic of Moldova
1997 – Art Center, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Group Exhibitions

2014 - 30 years of the Faculty of Fine Arts , Exhibition Center Constantin Brancusi, Chisinau
2013 - Art Salons Rotary, History Museum of Bucharest, Romania
2011 - 2013 - Exhibition of International Painting Camp ‘Ruxandra Ionescu’, Museum of Art Ion Ionescu-Quintus, Ploiesti, Romania
2011, 2013- Exhibition of Teachers of Arts, Exhibition Center ‘Constantin Brancusi’, Chisinau
2011 - Art Gallery, Grand Hotel PUPP, Karlovy Vary, Czech Republic
2009 - Auction House GoldArt, Bucharest, Romania
2009 - Moldova Salons, Exhibition Center Constantin Brancusi, Chisinau,
2008 - 2009 - Kunst&Antiek Salon Primavera, Rotterdam, Netherlands
2008 - Benefiz-Kunstauktion, Academy of Fine Arts, Berlin, Germany
2008 - Open Utrecht Art Fair, Jaarbeurs, Utrecht, Netherlands
2008 - Dreamscape, Loods 6, Amsterdam, Olanda
2008 - Benefiz-Kunstauktion, Berlin, Germany
2008 - Utrecht Art Fair, Jaarbeurs, Utrecht, Holland
2008 - Dreamscape-Imaginair realism, Loods 6, Amsterdam, Netherlands
2000 - Izmir Art Fair, Izmir, Turkey
1999 - City Hall, Budapest, Hungary
1998 – 2000 - Holland Art Fair, Congress Palace, Den Haag, Netherlands
1994 - Art Gallery ‘33’, Moscow, Russia
1993 - Art Museum, Constanta, Romania
1994-1995- Art Gallery E.Vruggink’, Zutpen, Netherlands

Awards

Diploma of Excellence, Prahova County Council, Romania

Award of Excellence, International festival of NeoAvangarde, Iasi, Romania

Diploma of Excellence, Radio Moldova

Diploma of Excellence, Romanian Embassy in Republic of Moldova

Award for art and uprightness, National Theatre Satiricus I.L.Caragiale, Republic of Moldova

Award for Youth, Chisinau Mayoralty, Republic of Moldova