Alexandru Trifu


Art Announcement from Romania. Published by anonymous on Thursday 28 April 2016.

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Born in 1942 July 22, Bucharest, Romania. Lives and work in Geneva, Switzerland. In 1966, after graduating the Institute of Fine Arts "Nicolae Grigorescu", Department of Monumental Art, he became present throughout the country with personal and group exhibitions.

In 1980 he leaves Romania and settles in Geneva. A rich artistic activity begins here; he organizes exhibitions and he participates in the Swiss life. He is elected President of the Society of Swiss Painters, Sculptors and Architects in Geneva. He is mentioned in the “Dictionnaire biographique de l’Art Suisse du XV-ème siècle jusqu’à nos jours”, and his work is in included into contemporary art collections such as: André L ’ Huillier, Suzanne and Selman Selvi, Jacob and Joceline Naef.
“A complex artist – having no prejudices towards languages – he asserts his whole freedom inside the painting itself, easily moving from the Far Eastern type of sign to the chromatic Expressionism or to a satirical articulation, protesting against a certain loss of symbolic coherence in the contemporary world”. – Pavel Susara, art critic