Full name

Christine Hirtescu

Biography

Christine Hirtescu lives in Toronto, Ontario.

She has a B.A. in Art History and English from the University of Toronto and a certificate in Design from George Brown College. She is currently studying Fine Art at the Ontario College of Art and Design.


Please visit my Art Blog at www.chirtescu.com for updates and more images of recent art work.


Education

Ontario College of Art and Design (2008 - )
BFA - Drawing and Painting

George Brown College (2005 - 2006)
Certificate in Art and Design Foundation, with honours

University of Toronto (1998 - 2003)
BA English, Art History

Awards and Honourable Mentions

Orangina Originals Poster Contest (2008)
Top Ten Finalist

George Brown Annual Director's Design Competition (2006)
Second Place, Poster Design
Third Place, Photography

Mau, Bruce. "Massive Change" Phaidon. 2005
Acknowledgements

Shows

Display at Le Commensal Fine Vegetarian Restaurant.
655 Bay St., Toronto Ontario
June 1 - September 1 2012

"Paintings by Christine Hirtescu" February 3 - 28, 2010
Toronto Public Library, Woodside Square

Media

Sequeira, Natalie. "Artist's first exhibition receives warm reception." The Toronto Observer. 1 March 2011
http://www.torontoobserver.ca/2011/03/01/artist%e2%80%99s-first-exhibition-receives-warm-reception/

Specialties

Shading, Painting, Photo-Manipulation, Design, Illustration, Portraits, Cartooning, Photography