Dan Bota

Biography

 

Born in Sibiu, 1935, 29th of December

Member of Artist Union since 1981 – Bucharest Branch painting

Studies at the Academy of Architecture “Ion Mincu”

Diplomat Architect 1959

 

Awards:

1998 – International Art Exhibition, second edition, Resita

2002 – Ion Andreescu Arts Biennial, Buzau

 

National exhibitions:

1972, 1973, 1974, 1975, 1981, 1982, 1984, 1986, 1992, 2001, 2006

 

Art Salons Bucharest:

1971, 1972, 1974, 1975, 1980, 1981, 1984, 1986, 1987, 1990, 1991

1992, 1994, 1995, 1996, 2000, 2002, 2003, 2004

 

Personal exhibitions:

1971 – Ateneul Tineretului, Bucharest

1975 – 1978 – “Drumul Taberei” Gallery, Bucharest

1982 – “Eforie” Gallery, Bucharest

1984 – “Galateea” Gallery, Bucharest

1984 – “Teatru mic” Gallery, Bucharest

1986 – “Orizont” Gallery, Bucharest

1989 – “Simeza” Gallery, Bucharest

1992 – “Galla” Gallery, Bucharest

1995 – Parliament Palace, Bucharest

1997 – “Le Club”, Bucharest

1998 – “World Trade Center”, Bucharest

2000 – Curtea de Arges

2002 – Mogosoaia Museum

2003 – “Apollo” Gallery, Bucharest

2005 – “Simeza” Gallery, Bucharest

2008 – “Veroniki” Gallery, Bucharest

2010 – “Frezia” Bucharest, Dej

2012 – 2013 – Academy of Economic Studies, Bucharest, November– January, “Painting as introspection”, Bucharest

2015 – National Museum of the Romanian Peasant, Bucharest, January – February, “Painting as a living dream”

2015 – Colony Art Gallery, Bucharest, January – February, Drawings

2015 – Colony Art Gallery, Bucharest, Mai – June, Portrait

 

Group exhibitions:

1969 – Pitesti

1972 – Bucharest

1981 – Tescani and Bacau

1984 – Suceava

1985 – Targu Jiu

1985, 1986, 1992, 2000 – Bucharest

1998 – Resita

2002 – Targoviste, “Gh. Petrascu”

2002 – Barlad, “Nicolae Tonitza”

2002, 2003 – Moldavia Salons – Chisinau and Bacau

2002 – Buzau, “Ion Andreescu”

2005 – Bucharest, “Apollo” Gallery

2006 – Buzau, “Ion Andreescu”

2006 – Baia Mare, International painting exhibition “Carbunari”

2010 – Veroniki Gallery, Bucharest

2010 – “Caminul Artei” Gallery, Bucharest

 

Private/public collections in Romania and abroad:

Romanian Parliament Pinacoteca

Turkish Parliament Pinacoteca

Visual Art Museum, Galati

Museum of Aulic Tradition, Mogosoaia Palace

Art Museum, Targu Jiu

Art Museum, Botosani

“Florean Art Museum”, Baia Mare

Ministry of Culture Heritage

“European Foundation Dragan” Heritage

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Dan Bota - Black pearls, oil on board,  65x54 cm, 1975
Dan Bota - Lemon, oil on board, 50x65 cm 1982
Chocheta- Huitieme lecon, acrilic on canvas, 70x60 cm, 2010
Dan Bota -  Till buhoglinda, acrilic on canvas, 70x60 cm, 2009