The life and works of Leon Adama.
Ardeleanu Mihai, better known as
Leon Adama was born on July 1, 1987 in Bucharest, Romania. He is a
romanian visual artist specialised in fields like sculpture, painture
and graphic design studying to become an architect and urbanist at Ion
Mincu University of Architecture and Urbanism. He is also a writer,
industrial designer and iconographic painter.
He is well
known for starting the company Inovatium (early known as Renovatio
Studios, back in 2006). He currently is the founder, chairman and the
chief executive officer of Inovatium Inc.
In 2006 he finished
Nicolae Tonitza Fine Arts Highschool, learning in the first years
Industrial Design but changing he's passion to sculpture for the rest of
the highschool. In the same year he was accepted at Ion Mincu
University of Architecture and Urbanism at the General Architecture
"Since the age of 5 i began to draw on the walls in my
house on Mironiuc street. Ah my dear parents, they always had to
repaint the whole house early. It really amuses me when i remember. At
that time i had no idea of my future, and perhaps neither my parents (i
actually wanted to be a firefighter or a garbageman). But still a small
hint or spark my parents did noticed so they encouraged me by purchasing
the paper and pencils. The rest followed naturally."
person has a creative bag of tricks. Mine would be: monochromatic tones,
contrast, solid lines, alignment, scale, clean, focal points,
simplicity, power, humor, empathy, fun, great skill, attention to
When it comes to design, i judge success by the
number of people touched by my work positively. Skills play a large
role, of course, but ultimately, I think that the final result should be
happy people, or at least do not be upset.