Ghenadie Sontu

President ARS DOR Association

Ghenadie Sontu is the founder and president of ARS DOR Association, a centre of art and professional development in Moldova, which focuses on the development and promotion of Moldova’s cultural sector. He was is a Fellow of DeVos Institute of Arts Management, at Kennedy Center in Washington D.C., USA, and worked for the Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Moldova as a Vice-Director at the Agency for Inspection and Restoration of Monuments. He served as the president of the Youth Parliament of Moldova, launched the International Art Project Eurointegration through Art, and received a fellowship for trainers in cultural policy. Sontu graduated from a three-year programme of the European Cultural Foundation and Soros Foundation entitled Consolidation of Cultural Sector of Moldova and holds degrees from the Academy of Fine Arts and the Laboratory of Philosophy, Anthropology, and Culturology of the Invisible College of Moldova.

The Moldavian profile was first prepared by Valeria Grosu and updated by Groso until 2010.


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