Sontu Ghenadie

Ghenadie Sontu

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Born: December 16, 1979, Balti, Republic of Moldova


2011 – 2013. DeVos Institute of Arts Management, Kennedy Center, Washington D.C., USA

2007. Fellowship for Training for trainers in cultural policy. European Cultural Foundation (ECF), Amsterdam, the German Marshall Fund of the United States (GMF) Matra program (NL)

1999 – 2005. Academy of Theater, Music and Fine Arts, Faculty of Painting, Chisinau, Moldova

2001 – 2003. Invisible College of Moldova, Laboratory of Philosophy, Anthropology and Culturology

1992 – 1999. Republican Art Lyceum “I. Vieru”, Chisinau, Moldova

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Professional experience:

2013. – present, Chairman of the Advisory Committee of the Eastern Partnership Culture Programme

2013. – Consultant for the Report „Evaluation of the efficiency and transparency of public finances administration in the field of culture”, Expert-Grup Think-Thank, Soros Foundation Moldova, Chisinau, Moldova

2013. – present, Chairman of the Board, CSC Moldova, International IFES Organization, Moldova

2012. – present, National Expert at Compendium of Cultural Policies and Trends in Europe

2012. Cultural Diplomacy – training program for EaP culture managers, Warsaw, Poland

2012. Consultant, “Troika Moldova” developed through the European Neighbourhood programme, Arts & Culture Program of the Open Society Institute – Budapest, the Soros Foundation Moldova and European Cultural Foundation.

2002. present, President, ARS DOR Association

2011. Expert, Eastern Partnership Index, IDIS Viitorul, Moldova

2009. present, Member of “A Soul for Europe” Strategy Group, The Berlin Conference Project, Robert Bosch Stiftung, Germany

2007. Expert, Kiev Initiative Program, Council of Europe, Strasburg, FranceMagdalena - Ghenadie Sontu - ArtIndex

Personal Exhibitions:

2014. Moldova Alla Prima. World Bank Moldova, Chisinau, Moldova

2013. “Golden Chisinau”, Atrium Business Center, Chisinau, Moldova

2012. “Images” Swiss Cooperation Office Moldova

2012. “Stories” IDIS VIITORUL, Think Thank Moldova

2011. “Old Chisinau”, Hasdeu Municipal Public Library, Chisinau, Moldova

2011. “Images of Chisinau” Swiss Cooperation Office Moldova

2010. “Eurocity”, IDIS VIITORUL, Think Thank Moldova

2006. “Dor le Dor”, OSCE Mission to Moldova, Chisinau, Moldova

2005. “Identity”, UNDP Moldova, Chisinau, Moldova

2003. “Syndrom Dor”, French Alliance, Chisinau, Moldova

2000. „DOR”, Art Section of the National Library, Chisinau, MoldovaGhenadie Sontu Fine Art - prayer for messiah - ArtIndex


2011. Winner of Cultural Diplomacy Residency Program in Art Management, ICR London, UK

2008. Winner of Competition of Art-Expo, International Exhibition Centre “Moldexpo”, Chisinau, Moldova

2005. Scholarship, Felix Meritis Foundation, Netherlands

2002. Scholar of Merit of Soros Foundation, the Second degree, Moldova

2002. Scholar of Merit of Academician Bernstein, Moldova

2002. I award, Arts Contest “Roberto Matta“, Latin Union, 3rd Edition, Paris, FranceJoseph - Ghenadie Sontu - ArtIndex David - Ghenadie Sontu - ArtIndex Apostle Peter - Ghenadie Sontu - ArtIndex