Delona is a native of Romania who has lived and worked in the US for the last 26 years. She is a fine artist, interior designer and teacher. She studied art and interior decoration at the Art school in Brasov, with a MS in Education from The University of Bucharest. Delona taught Art, French and Geography in Romania and Art and French in the US.
After moving in 1991 to the US, she continued to study interior design, Feng Shui and energy work. In 1996, she started her decorative painting and interior design company, Adris Group in New Jersey. For 16 years she executed interior design projects throughout New Jersey, Pennsylvania and New York City, New York. Delona has also completed numerous murals, faux finishes and decorative painting for residential and hospitality clients.
After moving to Delaware in 2011, she dedicates her time mostly to painting and teaching. During her artistic career, Delona had a couple of solo shows in Romania, New Jersey and Delaware, recently at JCC Siegel in Wilmington in the summer of 2017. Her work was also part of numerous group shows in Europe as well as in the US. Delona’s artwork can be found in private collections in the US, Romania, Austria, France, Germany, Netherlands, Israel, Canada, and New Zealand.
Delona loves teaching and she’s very excited to join the talented and dynamic group of teaching artists and staff of DiAE. When she is not painting or teaching, Delona enjoys organizing trips and retreats in her native country Romania.