Contact

Dear friend,
Welcome to my portfolio site, the only place where I upload my photos and keep a small blog. I am also part of OMNIA PHOTO.
Thank you for your visit, enjoy the photos, send me an email if you want to work together, chat or ask something.
Have a beautiful day!
Cristian.

email: cristian.bassa@gmail.com
All photos and text on this site © 2005-2019 Cristian Bassa. For prints please use the email.

 

Short bio:
CRISTIAN BASSA (based in Bucharest) works in the banking industry. He attended photography courses of various Romanian photography schools and photojournalism & documentary classes.
Cristian is also a designer and editor of photo books. He was editor of FOTO4ALL (2015-2016), Oitzarisme (2014-2016), CRITICAL MESS (2016 – 2018). Cristian initiated and conducted photo projects for social purposes & charities, initiatives that were finalized in personal exhibitions. He is passionate about photography as a way of expression and as a documentary force. He has long term projects on both film and on digital medium. Cristian organizes events and photographic meetings, including series of photography exhibitions on the film “Argentik” 1-3 editions, “Clasa de Fotografie” 1-3 series. He is co-organizer of Bucharest Photo Week 2016, 2017. Cristian is part of the visual documentary group Fountains of Oltenia – vernacular monuments, group made up of researchers and photographers, who aim to identify, recover history and photograph the fountains in rural Oltenia.

Detailed bio:
Publications & Editorial work
2014 – 2016 – Oitzarisme.ro, online photography magazine, editor
2015 – 2016 – Foto4All.ro, online photography magazine, editor
2016 – 2018 – CRITICALMESS.ro, online photography magazine, editor
2016 – “Paul Musescu – s1xte6n”, photobook – editor, design
2016 – “Oliver Merce – The Anatomy Of Decay”, photobook – editor, design
2018 – “RGB Photography – Inapoi la Alb si Negru”, photobook – editor, design
2018 – “Albert Vrabiuta – Dacia 50 Autoturismul”, photobook – editor, design
2019 – “Oliver Merce – For You”, photobook – editor, design

Organized events
2014 – 2016 – Argentik I, II, III – film street photography event – organizer
2015 – 2018 – F64 Storytelling events – co-organizer
2016 – Bucharest Photo Week – photography festival – co-organizer
2017 – present – CRITICAL MESS meetings, organizer
2017 – Bucharest Photo Week – photography festival – co-organizer

Projects
2011 – 2015 – The Poetic Cats/Pisicile Poetice I – IV, charitable photographic project benefiting the animals and promoting animal therapy for children with special needs, Bucuresti, Sibiu – organizer, photographer
2016 – present – Fountains of Oltenia documentary project – organizer, photographer

Seminars / Workshops
2011 – 2012 – “Clasa de Fotografie I”, photography class – lector
2013 – Notiuni introductive in estetica fotografica, Universitatea din Bucuresti, Facultatea de Istorie, sectia de Istoria Artei – lector
2014 – Estetica in Fotografia de Strada, Universitatea din Bucuresti, Facultatea de Istorie, sectia de Istoria Artei – lector
2015 – Estetica in fotografia de strada, Photo Romania Festival – lector
2014 – 2015 – “Clasa de Fotografie II”, curs fotografie – lector
2016 – 2018 – MasterClass One-on-one Albert Vrabiuta, proiect “DACIA 50” – lector

Photo exhibitions
Various single and group photography exhibitions