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National Redemption Cathedral, the most relevant local kitsch

redemption kitsch

Over 10,000 Romanians have voted the most relevant Romanian kitsch items and brands during on the Kitsch Museum’s website (www.kitschmuseum.ro). The winner was the National Redemption Cathedral, which grabbed most of the votes, with Arsenie Boca ranking second. The controversial ...

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Exclusive: We hope to influence the cultural tourism in Bucharest, says Ioana Ciocan, CEO Art Safari

Art Galleries Pavilion

Art Safari Bucharest, the largest annual exhibition focusing on the development of contemporary art, has successfully ended its 4th edition about a month ago. We talked with CEO Ioana Ciocan about the 2017 edition, when the Romania Journal supported the ...

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Museums in Romania, record visitors in 2016

The Village Museum in Bucharest

The number of museum and public collection visitors recorded in 2016 was 14.2 million persons. According to National Institute of Statistics (INS), more than half a million of them made visits free of charge during the “Night of Museums”. Last ...

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27,784 people visited Art Safari 2017

art safari

The largest art event in Romania, Art Safari, closed its gates on Sunday, June 18. The art fair has been hosted by Kretzulescu Galleries in Bucharest since May 19. This year, 27,784 people visited Art Safari, up by 13 per ...

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Romanian traditional coat, copied by designer Tory Burch

romanian coat

Fashion designer Tory Burch used the Romanian coat (suman in Romanian) as inspiration for one of her latest outfits, which really upset some net surfers for she has forgotten to mention the inspiration source of her creation. Moreover, her cloth ...

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Romanian dress on Google Arts & Culture

romanian dress

A virtual exhibition highlighting the Romanian traditional clothing was launched at the Romanian Peasant Club in Bucharest on Thursday, through the “We wear culture” project, run by Google Arts & Culture together with almost 200 cultural institutions. The project is ...

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Deva Fortress to be promoted at the European Castle Fair

European Castle Fair

Deva Fortress, a historic monument attested in 1269, will be promoted at the third edition of the European Castle Fair that will be held on May 27-28 at the Corvin Castle in Hunedoara. “Presented in a modern and elegant manner, ...

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Over 3,000 attended the Art Safari preview

art safari preview

Over 3,000 people, Bucharesters but also collectors from Romania and abroad, attended the preview of the fourth edition of Art Safari on Thursday night, at Kretzulescu Galleries (45 Calea Victoriei). Art Safari, the largest art pavilion in Romania, is focused this ...

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Are you sleepless? Come to the Night of Museums event on Saturday night

queue night of museums

The Night of Museums 2017 is running this Saturday, with 145 museums and partners opening their gates in 45 cities from the country, offering free access to visitors. All museums and other partner institutions will be open until midnight, and ...

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