Ioana Vlasiu is a first degree researcher and doctor in art history. She graduated in 1966 from the "Nicolae Grigorescu" Institute of Fine Arts, Department of Art History and Theory. After graduation, she worked at the Institute of Art History, where between 1990 and 1995 she held the position of deputy director. She was the first editor for Romania of the RIHA Journal. She was in charge of the Visual Arts and Architecture Sector - the modern period from 1990 to 2015. She is currently a member of the advisory committee of the Revue Roumaine d'Histoire de l'Art. Série Beaux-Arts.