Carol Gigi Nicolau
Journalist - Freelancer
Artist in Photography
1974 – 1990 Disc – Jockey, Electrician, Tourism Monitor, Translater,Engineer
1990 - present Journalist in Romanian Central Press: “Tineretul Liber”,“Tinerama”, “Academia Catavencu”, “Ziua”,“TVR1”, “Antena 1”; collaborations with national & international press channels.
Photography Many national and international group exhibitions, presence at international saloons.
  Personal Exhibitions USA: Washington (Romanian Embassy, L’Enfant Plaza Hotel), New York (Romanian Cultural Center), Atlanta – GA, Hartford - CT, Philadelphia – PA, Chicago – IL, State University of Conecticut – CT, Portland – OR, San Francisco-Play House Lobby ;East West Galleries-Romanian Cultural Institute in New York, "Sky,Water & Land" in New York,East-West Galleries,RCI;Harvard University-Boston,collection "Romanian Artizans",special event organized by:GRSPS-Global Romanian Students and Young Professional Society.4-6.12.2009
  Personal Exhibitions EUROPE: Denmark-Kobenhavn Frederiksberg Town Hall: European Parliament in Bruxelles and others Exhibitions in Germany, WIPO (World Intellectual Property Organization) Geneva-Suisse,event "Traditional Romanian Outfits",part of the collection "Romanian Artisans" presented.
  Personal Exhibitions ROMANIA: Bucharest, Cluj, Alba Iulia, Rm. Valcea, Alexandria - Exhibition Inaugurated by the former romanian president Emil Constantinescu, Bucharest-World Trade Center, Continental Hotel, French Club Cluj:Continental Hotel, Cluj Cultural Pole Sibiu:Brukenthal National Art Galleries Alba Iulia:Humanitas Art Galleries Ramnicu Valcea: Art Museum Campulung Muscel:Art Galleries-Pristavu Center, "Sky,Water & Land II" in Sibiu (Passe-partout Galleries), "Walking In The USA" in Timisoara (Arte Hall - County Library Timis) organized by US Embassy Bucharest and American Corner in Timisoara, "SIBIU European Cultural Capital 2007-Arhitecture,Arts & Jazz"-Hotel Ramada Sibiu, "LUXEMBOURG European Cultural Capital 2007-Luxembourg-Ville Selections"-Atrium Gallery-Casa Luxemburg Sibiu. Paris Lumiere Petrila 2010, Walking in the USA Teatrul de Arta Deva 01.2011, WIPO (World Intellectual Property Organization) Geneva-Suisse,event "Traditional Romanian Outfits",part of the collection "Romanian Artisans" presented, Participation at IANZA-ART Inter-cultural group exhibitions,Petrosani-2015
15.11.2001 First Photo Exhibition in the world: “New York World Trade Center – In Memoriam” at Bucharest World Trade Center.
Third Prize At Black Humour Festival (4th edition) organized by Connex (www.Humorror.ro).
Third Prize At international Photo Competition organized by Orange (www.orange.ro) 2003.
Many Prizes Excellence Certificate granted by LIONS CLUBS Romania-itinerant exhibition Romania Plus and other national and international saloons.
Special Events An Image of Romania presented at The Smithonian Folklife Festival-WASHINGTON DC ;world first photo exhibition New York WTC-IN MEMORIAM -Bucharest WTC;Opening of The Romanian Cultural Center in Chicago-photo collection Landscapes from Romania;Opening of The Cluj Cultural Pole -photo collectin ;Walking In The USA;
BOOK RELEASE: "ROSU ADANC DE VALEA JIULUI",presented by the president of Romania ( 1996-2000 ) EMIL CONSTANTINESCU at Mihai Eminescu library Bucharest (3.03.2016).Cartea se gasestela libraria Mihai Eminescu, Bucuresti de unde poate fi si comandata.