Anca Elena Jitariu was born and raised in Gura Humorului, Romania.
After an art debut at The Folk Art Museum, Gura Humorului she continues to study the secular painting at Ciprian Porumbescu Arts National College, Suceava. In 2010 Anca completed her studies with an MFA degree from Academy of Fine Arts Nicolae Grigorescu, Bucharest.
The artist portfolio compresses various themes, different oil and watercolor techniques of the human figure, of the landscape, but also of abstract interpretations. Her style of painting describes details of realism in the foreground with stylized backdrops.
Following the experience in the Secular, Byzantine painting and different expression techniques, her artworks reach in over 20 painting exhibitions and national and international art projects (Art Museum from Gura Humorului, Art Galleries from Bucharest, Cluj, London).
In 2016 Anca was invited to exhibit for Alzheimer’s relief at Elena Shchukina Gallery in London and attend a fundraising event with the painting Betty S. Robinson (1928 Olympic gold woman) at The Alzheimer’s Show, Olympia Center, UK.
Currently lives and works in Cluj-Napoca, where her studio is open to the art lover public.