The 12th edition of Anim’est conquers Bucharest by October 8

Poster "Raluca descends on Bucharest" by Dave Cooper

The 12th edition of the Anim’est International Animation Film Festival, the only local festival exclusively destined to the animation movies, is kicking off in Bucharest today, September 29 and will run until October 8. Screenings will be hosted by six ...

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White Night of Art Galleries 2017 touring 12 cities in Romania

galleries night

A new edition of the White Night of the Art Galleries – NAG- will take place on October 6, starting 7 p.m. in the art galleries, alternative spaces, creative hubs and artist workshops from 12 cities in Romania: Bucharest, Arad, ...

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National Redemption Cathedral, the most relevant local 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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