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October 2011 – present: teaching position at ENSA-Versailles – ‘History of Architecture and Urbanism seminaries’, Level: 2nd year of the Bachelor degree students, as well as other punctual lecturing or jury interventions.

September 2015 – present: co-founder of NOVUM

November 2014 – March 2015: researcher for the Badani Roux-Dorlut architectes monography, forthcoming in spring 2016, HYX publisher.

October 2013 – October 2014: deputy curator for the Bernard Tschumi (april – july 2014) and Frank Gehry (october 2014 – january 2015) exhibitons at MNAM/CCI, Pompidou Center in Paris.

October 2012 – March 2013 : internship at the MNAM/CCI, Centre Pompidou, architecture department.

March 2012 – June 2012 : teaching position at ENSA-Versailles : studio project assistant and tutor at an international workshop in Bangkok, Thailand (joint event organised by ENSA-Versailles and Chulalongkorn university). Level: Master degree students.

November 2010 – September 2011 : architect at Hertweck Devernois – Versailles, France.


EDUCATION (selection):

October 2011 – present: PhD candidate within the architecture department of ENSA-Versailles / UVSQ, CRIT laboratory – Thesis working title: Technological Fantasy: the novums of the XXth century.

July 2013: Dynamic Fields Workshop, PARAMETRICA – Bucharest, Romania: incorporation of real-time energy flow analyses in design. Designing and building a prototype, juried by Patrik Schumacher.

February 2013: Breathing Prototypes Workshop, PARAMETRICA – Bucharest, Romania: conception and building of interactive inflable structures.

September 2007 – October 2010: Master Degree in Architecture, ISACF-La Cambre, Bruxelles, Belgium

February 2010 : Eco-rehab International Workshop, Ion Mincu University of Architecture and Urbanism – Department of Architecture – Bucharest, Romania: Communist neighborhoods urban rehabilitation think-tank.

July 2007 and July 2009 : Heritage and Restoration workshops hosted by the CIAT Center in collaboration with ETSAM Madrid – Boceguillas, Spain: Study and experimentation of various traditional construction techniques specific of the Galicia and Castilla y Leon regions.

2004-2007: Bachelor degree in architecture, Ion Mincu University of Architecture and Urbanism – Departent of Architecture – Bucharest, Romania


PUBLICATIONS – articles:

Le Corbusier – “Mesures de l’homme”: o retrospectivă sub semnul Modulor-ului”, Arhitectura 2 (2015)

“Guggenheim by Gehry”, CLOG, special issue: Guggenheim (december 2014): 56-7

L’atelier de Frank Gehry: experiences sur mobilier, in ed. LEMONIER Aurelien, MIGAYROU Frédéric, Frank Gehry, (Paris: Centre Pompidou, 2014), 116-125

“Figer le mouvement”, Connaissance des Arts, special issue: Frank Gehry (2014): 34-43

“Digital Projet”, “L’esprit des lieux rétrouvé”, “Espaces et Usages” and “Glossaire”, Connaissance des Arts, special issue: Fondation Louis Vuitton (2014): 34-5, 40-3, 44-9, 58-9

The Romanian diaspora across Europe: Tristan Tzara and his brushes with architecture, in ed. IVANESCU Emil, Exploring Identity: the nomad archive (Bucharest: Ion Mincu University press, 2014), 248-61

Viollet-le-Duc, viziunile unui arhitect” and “Revoir Paris. Benzile desenate semnate Schuitten Peeters”, Arhitectura 6 (2014): 22

Cercetarea în umbra notorietății: cariera lui Frank Gehry“, Arhitectura 4-5 (2014): 24-5

Gehry. Luxul, leii și administrația franceză”, Arhitectura 4-5 (2014): 126-131

Bernard Tschumi: între concept și architectură”, Architectura 2 (2014): 55-6

Texturi virtuale ca marca unei societăți în devenire”, Arhitext 7 (2010): 13. First prize at the ‘Architextures’ essay competition


PUBLICATIONS – exhibition catalogue texts:

Élémentarisation – Segmentation, Fusion – Interaction and Bibliography, in ed. LEMONIER Aurelien, MIGAYROU Frédéric, Frank Gehry (Paris: Centre Pompidou, 2014), 64-87, 126-145, 248-252

Jean Nouvel, Johan Otto von Spreckelsen, Bernard Tschumi, Dominique Perrault, Rem Koolhaas, Andrea Branzi and Massimiliano Fuksas, in Une histoire. Art, architecture et design des années 1980s à nos jours (Paris: Flammarion/ Centre Pompidou, 2014), 252-5, 259-262, 264-5


Languages: Romanian – mother tongue / English – Cambridge Proficiency Exam / French – fluent / Spanish – basic.

Software: AutoCAD / 3DS Max / Rhino / Grasshopper / V-Ray / Creative Suite – Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, Premiere Pro / MS Office.