Quite distinct from the majority of representations revolving around this topic, Claudiu Ciobanu point out his very own perception of the human being, seen as the receptacle and not as individuality.
Through the Golden Leaf project, the precious material becomes for Claudiu Ciobanu a sort of manifesto of shallowness, in terms of the veil masking the contents and substance.
Claudiu Ciobanu who are currently exhibiting in Dana Galleries, is an `inspired` artist, within the classical meaning of the word. His research is not first and foremost for the emotion brought by his work, but for the blinding light of truth.
Claudiu Ciobanu’s paintings bears the mark of his own experiences, approaching themes as memory, space, time, imaginary realities, all these centered on self-reflection and introspection.