Alexandru is an illustrator and designer based in Bucharest, Romania. He has studied both architecture and design and has worked with advertising agencies and corporate clients over the years. Thus his experience also extends to art direction.
His work is influenced by biology and anatomy and mixes his passion for classical art with contemporary street art and mythology.
In 2014 he was part of the Glastonbury Festival team, as an artist . Alex has been selected to become part of Glastonbury at Shangri-La in partnership with the Arts Council UK.
He was also part of the International Fashion Showcase at the London Fashion Week, where his project “Untamed Skin” received a second prize for each of the three categories of the competition.
He has been showcasing his work in Bucharest, London, Antwerp, Frankfurt and Geneva.
His work has been featured in various publications (print and online) such as I-D Magazine (UK), Elle Magazine (RO), Spleen Factory (FR) or Kaltblut (DE), just to mention a few.
Shows & Exhibitions:
Bucharest RO; FEB 2020 - Avon Inspiration; Chisinau MD; JUN 2019 - Moldovan Design Week; Bucharest RO; MAY 2019 - Romanian Design Week; Geneva CH; SEPT 2018 - World Intellectual Property Organization Center; Bucharest RO; FEB 2018 - Avon Inspiration; Bucharest RO; DEC 2016 -FEB 2017: Group Exhibition "Forum for illustrators"; Bucharest RO; JUL-AUG 2015: Art Yourself Gallery ; Frankfurt DE; JUN 2015: Braubach FIVE ; Antwerp BE; MAY-JUN 2015: Design Center de Winkelhaak; Bucharest RO; MAR-APR 2015: Galeria Galateca; London UK; FEB- MAR 2015: Romanian Cultural Institute in London; London UK; FEB 2015: International Fashion Showcase/London Fashion Feek; London UK; JUN-JUL 2014: Glastonbury Festival; Bucharest RO; IUN 2014: Contemporary Art Museum; Bucharest RO; MAI 2014: Art Yourself Gallery; Bucharest RO; APR 2014: Art Yourself Gallery; Bucharest RO; MAR 2014: Art Yourself Gallery