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These Quarantine Self-Portraits by Smaranda Lulă are Hauntingly Beautiful

It may seem that the Coronavirus is making Instagram and photography more intimate, since we are all missing out on absolutely everything. Smaranda Lulă is a 24 years old Romanian photographer, and she found a way to remain creative during the pandemic while staying within the confines of her safe […]

Romanian Illustrator Andrei Petcu On His Pop Art Style and Inspiration

Andrei Petcu is a Romanian artist, whose work mostly include illustration, painting, sculpture and comics. London-based, Andrei creates very clean illustrations, each project has a unique story and his work is about minimal lines, strong colors and elements from nature. In this interview, Andrei tells us about his background, inspiration […]

Sculptural Clothing by Romanian Designer Ioana Noir

The great German-American architect Ludwig Mies van der Rohe called his buildings “skin and bones” architecture. He sought an objective approach that would guide the creative process of architectural design, but was always concerned with expressing the spirit of the modern era. He is often associated with his fondness for […]

Breathelast Releases New Song ‘Revolta’, a Depiction on Change

On February 26th, Romanian alternative metalcore band Breathelast has released their newest song ‘Revolta‘ in Expirat Club in Bucharest. The song starts off with the same wild energy the band already used us. Their sound isn’t unlike other Romanian metal bands, but what sets them aside is the way they […]

Explore the Visual Storytelling of Andrei Purcarea

Visual poetry is not only for your listening pleasure, but also for your viewing pleasure. It urges you to think about what the author may want to take away from that, or to make you understand better his poems through a dreamy, visual journey. Andrei Purcarea‘s poems are concise, each […]

Romanian Pop, Rock Artist Jean Gavril Returns with New Video for ‘Nevinovat’

Romanian pop, rock artist Jean Gavril returns with his latest music video for ‘Nevinovat‘, a personal story inspired by his relationship and marriage. Currently, focusing on his pop career, Jean don’t fail to present in front of his audience, a soft, intimate song, that makes you wonder about love’s ups […]

Cinematic Photographs by Romanian Artist Razvan Frangache

You’ve probably seen photos that make you want to scream: “wow, how cinematic!” Romanian photographer Razvan Frangache has an air of the old world, in his richly dynamic photography. His work is characterized by the use of color, shadow, yet it’s the stunning way in which he places his subjects […]

A Moment with Actress Diana Sar by Eliza Lupu

Take a deep breath and enjoy the work of Bucharest-based photographer Eliza Lupu who finally returns on Cultartes with a new fabulous photo series. Predominated by mainly editorial, fashion and experimental photography, the young artist does a good job at capturing the female anatomy and the underground lifestyle. She always […]