2017– 。 Design mentor, Bouwkeet social makerspace Rotterdam

2016–2017 。 Columnist, Samizdat online publication

2016 。 'Understanding Territoriality' collaborative project, Public Room [Skopje]

2015–2017 。 Illustrator, Vers Beton, Rotterdam news website

2015 。 'Art Gap' course plan and strategy, SKVR [Rotterdam] 

2015 。 Blogger, & Wolf online publication

2015 。 Illustrator, NRC, Rotterdam edition of the newspaper

2014–2017 。 Illustrator, ONGEkUNSTELD, online publication

2014– 。 Production for the theater play ‘Looking for Paul’, Wunderbaum [Oostende, Edinburgh, the Hague, Gent, Rotterdam, Rio de Janeiro, New York, Toronto]

2014 。 Co-founder and Concept Designer, BroodNodig [Rotterdam] 

2014 。 Office management, ZUS [Zones Urbaines Sensibles] [Rotterdam]

2013–2016 。 Production for the theater play ‘De komst van Xia’, Wunderbaum [Rotterdam, Amsterdam]

2013 。 Production for the exhibition 'Elements of Architecture' of OMA and MIT, de Dependance, [Rotterdam]

2012– 。 Founder and Concept Designer, studio Catinca Tilea

2009–2012 。 Interior Architect, ZUS [Zones Urbaines Sensibles] [Rotterdam]

2009–2011 。 MA Interior Architecture and Retail Design, Piet Zwart Institute [Rotterdam]

2008–2009 。 University Assistant, Interior Design class, National University of Fine Arts [Bucharest]

2007–2009 。 MA Industrial Design, National University of Fine Arts [Bucharest] 。 Interior Architect, Ideal Casa [Bucharest]

2007 。 Stage Designer, Kanal D TV channel [Bucharest]

2005 。 3rd price for graphic design award, ‘World Intellectual Property Day’ [Bucharest]

2005 。 Honorable mention award, ‘Design Lab’ competition, Electrolux

2003–2007 。 Bachelor in Product Design, National University of Fine Arts [Bucharest]




2018 。 #1minuteLamp at Ikea Museum [Ikea Hacked. Our Products, Your Ideas], Almhult, Sweden.

2017 。 #1minuteLamp at Dutch Design Week, [Klokgebouw] Eindhoven.

2017 。 #1minuteLamp at 'Dear Future Festival', Tilburg; pop-up exhibition organised by the European Social Innovation Week.

2017 。 #1minuteLamp at 'Performance, Objects, Bodies', Quartair Contemporary Art Initiatives, The Hague; curated by iii & part of the festivals: TodaysArt & Hoogtij.

2017 。 #1minuteLamp launch exhibition at Salone del Mobile 2017, Fuori Salone - Ventura Lambrate, Milan.

2016 。 artwork contribution to the book 'Help, we zijn populair! Rotterdam stad in verandering' (transl.: Help, we are popular! Rotterdam city in transition); editors: Sereh Mendias & Eeva Liukku, 010NAI Publishers [Rotterdam]

2016 。 'the Design Abacus' installation at Skopje Design Week [Macedonia]

2016 。 #1minuteLamp at 'FullMoon Babylon Autumn Dreams', Podium Grounds [Rotterdam]

2016 。 #1minuteLamp at 'On Probation', Theater en Productiehuis de Generator [Leiden]

2016 。 'Time & Time Again' contribution to ‘Grote Rotterdamse Kunstkalender’, Trichis Publishing [Rotterdam]

2015 。 Guest speaker at ‘InBaf’ (International Book Art Fair) during Art Rotterdam, Fenixloods [Rotterdam]

2015 。 'Rotterdam Told by People’ contribution to ‘Grote Rotterdamse Kunstkalender’, Trichis Publishing [Rotterdam]

2014 。 Guest speaker at ‘Design for Manufacturing Summit’ no. 8, RDM Makerspace [Rotterdam]

2012 。 ‘MyTime’ project review in ‘Physics World’, IOP Publishing [Bristol]

2011 。 ‘MyTime’ contribution to ‘Infinite Instances. Studies and Images of Time’, author Olga Ast, publisher Mark Batty Publisher (MBP) [New York]

2011 。 retail design exhibition ‘The Retail Cloud’, de Dependance [Rotterdam]

2009 。 ‘MyTime’ concept product, ArcheTime cross disciplinary conference & exhibition [New York]