People, ideas, feelings, useful words, music, art, joys, unforgettable encounters … This is how the cultural event that took place recently, on July 21, 2022, at the Wood Art Museum in Kampulung Moldovinsk, can be defined, in brief, in the museum garden, In which two volumes were released, in the presence of a large audience: “I will love you, Lord …!” , by Artemisia Ignătescu, and “Nu stau niči clipa!” For Mircea Rotaru Schemegner, he works in a special sense for the Camplungo community.
It was a cultural celebration attended by dozens of book lovers, lovers of words and lovers of all that meant the indisputable dowry of a people generously imparted by writers such as Artemisia Ignătescu, journalist and historian of the time, and honorary unborn citizen of a municipality. Kampulung Moldovinsk. Clearly, with so much tenderness, with so much love for her places of origin and for the people of Bukovina, the author “weaves words with substance” in indestructible volumes for almost a century.
How not to love and appreciate such a human treasure! • “Two of the Most Important Persons in Campăulunga Cultural Life” The cultural event began with a welcome speech addressed to all participants “The Desires of Culture and Beauty” by the Director of the Museum of Wood Art Bogdan Stamatin. The official salute was for the mayor of Câmpulung Moldovenesc, engineer Mihăiță Negură, who also spoke from the perspective of a great lover, but also the originator of culture (as a painter). The writer Artemisia Ignătescu, surrounded by her loved ones and many bouquets of flowers, gave a good start to the entire cultural event, from the perspective of nearly a century dedicated to society and living in culture.
She welcomed the presence of the family from her hometown, Păltinoasa, from all the generous people who enriched her experience. Professor Dr. Lumenica Saran, Event Director, briefly introduced the two books, “Iubite-vom, Lord…”, by Artemisia Ignătescu, and “I don’t stay a moment!” , by Mircea Rotaru Schemegner, ‘Two of the Most Important Persons in the Cultural Life of Camplongo’, beginning with Mircea Rotaru’s statement: ‘Art is a wound that turns into light’. After that, there was a moment of silence for those who “passed the world”, but remained in the collective consciousness through the beauty of art: Mircea Rotaru, Georges Bodia, Konstantin Borboy, Drago Nesio, Vasily and Otilia Svargio, Filon Lucho, Simeon Todorian, Constantin Russo Bocovino , George Angoriano, Angel Bubba, Ion Mafty, Dan Pallady, Aurora Sarbo.
Artemisia Ignătescu, “a name as big as the sky”
Writer Elena Semyonovici, writer in Stavrofora, of Voronit Monastery, Honorary President of the Bukovinin Writers’ Association, presented “Inner and Spiritual Beauty of a Special Person, Artemisia Ignătescu”. We have been enriched by Professor Dr. Ion Phillipsiuk with his ‘live’ experiences about Mircea Rotaru, as a kind of ‘Umo-universal’, teacher, sculptor, painter, composer, filmmaker. Writer and librarian Luminița Ignea spoke of Artemisia Ignătescu as “a name as big as the sky”, “a mural of the contemporary Bukovina wall”, “a true song of man”.
Living fresco of contemporary Paradise Bukovina, the work of Mrs. Artemisia Ignitscu – a name as big as heaven – is about