Dancing diary

"Dancing diary" is a project that presents key moments from my dancing life, before and after 2020's "Great social Distancing". The good, the bad, the ugly and the very beautiful, the joy and the hardships, the giving up and the going on - all of...

Fisksoppa Chapter III

Pirates! …we mean honest and brave Explorers! And a sea made of soup! Fisksoppa tells the story of five reckless travelers and their adventures in a world of intrigue, edible monsters and undiscovered tastes. It’s a tale of friendships, suitable for all ages. This is a webcomic...

Fisksoppa Chapter I

Pirates! …we mean honest and brave Explorers! And a sea made of soup! Fisksoppa tells the story of five reckless travelers and their adventures in a world of intrigue, edible monsters and undiscovered tastes. It’s a tale of friendships, suitable for all ages. This is a webcomic...

Tango steps

[video width="1920" height="1080" mp4="https://ileanasurducan.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/02/TangodancersStephanieFausto-supercrompressed2.mp4" poster="https://ileanasurducan.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/02/stephanie-fausto-2-1280.png"][/video] An ilustration inspired by two of my favaourite tango dancers and teachers: Fausto Carpino and Stephanie Fesneau. The animation was featured in the Gala Tango Cazino 2019 show, Cluj-Napoca. Music credits: Si soy así - Carlos Gardel con la Orquesta de Alfredo...

Tango dancers

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The Orchestra

[video width="1920" height="1080" mp4="https://ileanasurducan.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/01/IleanaSurducanorchestracompressed.mp4" poster="https://ileanasurducan.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/01/orchestra-1280.jpg"][/video] And here we have the whole orchestra! - inspired by Solo Tango Orchestra, and featured in the Gala Tango Cazino 2019 show, Cluj-Napoca. Every time I see them perform, I am captivated by their amazing energy - and the music becomes an...

Childhood stories of remarkable people

These are digital illustrations for a book about stories from the childhood of remarkable people: Jean-Henri Fabre, Jane Goodall,  Christian Andersen,  Amadeus Mozart, Hellen Keller, Thomas Edison and Charlie Chaplin. It was written by Florin Bică and published by Viață și Sănătate in 2019....

The Circus is back!

In 2017 I worked on a wonderful project: illustrating Marin Sorescu, a well-known Romanian poet, playwright and prose writer. The anthology reunites poems from previously published volumes, under the title "The Circus is back". I've always loved his witty and playful - sometimes even absurd and...