artists in residence December 2018, Romania /
In the last few years, her work has taken the shape of drawings and painted fabrics installations drawn from her childhood anthropomorphic animal characters that aesthetically move between Art Spiegelman's Maus's emotionality, and the imagery of Japanese traditional printmaking.
Her work as an activist has led her to collaborate with animal welfare organizations and to co-found ArtCrowd-Artists in education, a cultural organization that promotes art education for life skills in children and youths.
Delia Popa is an artist, activist and art educator, currently living and working in Bucharest, Romania.
Her work as an artist makes use of feminist theory and practice, in order to portray instances of what is feels like and what it means to be female in today's global culture.