Mioara is a Romanian-French artist. She grew up during the communist era of Romania, but after the Revolution she left her country and lived in many other places as Italy, Greece, Switzerland, France and India before she recently settled in Emirates.
Her paintings are deeply autobiographical, a poetical result of her intimate experience of selfdiscovering, a language who eventually could release her soul by expressing itself.
She endeavors to give a phisical form to the immaterial, to that fragiles states of mind like the melancholia, the longing, the silence, the absence.
The concept of the Blue Silence and the Golden Rain are her recurrent subjects of self reflection , so pretious for her, as a materialisation of the complexity of human beings, the exquise beauty and fragility when falling in love ...
She experiments with textures to bring more substance,wich connect her to the sensual, to the earth, to the material and visible.
The cracks are expressing her fragility, “la fleur de peaux”, the impermanece of things.
Fascinated by the Art of Mehendi in India – that ritual henne tattoo, popular in Arabic culture as well- and transposing it in her work,she found a response to her need for peace of mind.This intricate repetition of patterns became a kind of mantra, an open door for meditation, symbolism and poetical imagination.
Golden and silver are her strongest psychological colours, and the blue is the one she crave for, the colour of her longing,the blue of the distance and silence, the colour of something that she feel like will never can touch or appropriate.
Crystallize a feeling, that is her work.“Because Art is the name we give to our feelings made public. ”, as she like to paraphrase Iain Thomas...
Work / Education
Autodidact artist, I started an school of art during the communist era of Romania, but very disappointed about the quality of the learning I decided to learn on my own way. Open auditoriums at Sorbonne Paris - Abu Dhabi University on History of art and Philosophy studies, many art workshops and classes on painting, ceramic and Contemporary mosaic.
6 years of group and solo exhibitions in India and UAE , winner of art contests in Dubai and Hong Kong .