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Famous Artists from Romania

List of the most popular artists from Romania, listed alphabetically with photos when available. For centuries artists have been among the world's most important people, helping chronicle history and keep us entertained with one of the earliest forms of entertainment. Whether they're known for painting, sculpting, etching or drawing, the famous Romanian artists on this list have kept that tradition alive by creating renowned pieces of art that have been praised around the world. You can find useful information below about these notable Romanian artists, such as when they were born and where their place of birth was.

This list has a variety of artists, like Bogdan Lascăr and Ioan Mihai Cochinescu, in it.

This list answers the questions, "Which famous artists are from Romania?" and "Who are the most well-known Romanian artists?"

For further information on these historic Romanian artists, click on their names. If you're a fine art lover use this list of celebrated Romanian artists to discover some new paintings that you will enjoy.
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  • Marcel Janco
    Composition with Red Arrow
    • Birthplace: Bucharest, Romania
    • Associated periods or movements: Art Nouveau, Post-Impressionism, Dada, Art Deco, Cubism
    • Nationality: Israel, Romania
    • Art Forms: Collage, Fresco, Relief, Ceramic art, Painting
  • Alexandra Nechita
    40 Minutes Line Drawing, Holidays Are Here Again, Manicurist / Hairdresser
    • Birthplace: Vaslui, Romania
    • Associated periods or movements: Cubism
    • Nationality: United States of America, Romania
    • Art Forms: Painting
  • Constantin Brâncuși
    Bird in Space, The Endless Column, The Kiss
    • Birthplace: Peștișani, Romania
    • Associated periods or movements: Modernism
    • Nationality: Romania
    • Art Forms: Sculpture
  • Ştefan Luchian
    A Housepainter (Self-Portrait), Anemones, Interior (Lorica)
    • Birthplace: Ștefănești, Botoșani, Nord-Est, Romania
    • Associated periods or movements: Post-Impressionism, Impressionism, Symbolist literature
    • Nationality: Romania
    • Art Forms: Painting
  • Nicolae Grigorescu
    Ţărancă voioasă, Car cu boi, Pescăriţă la Grandville
    • Birthplace: Potlogi
    • Nationality: Romania
    • Art Forms: Painting
  • Nicolae Tonitza
    Fetita Padurarului, Queuing for Bread, Spate
    • Birthplace: Bârlad, Romania
    • Associated periods or movements: Post-Impressionism, Expressionism
    • Nationality: Romania
    • Art Forms: Painting