Vasile Grigore was born on 27 January 1935 in Bucharest and died on 20 February 2012.He was a Romanian painter, designer and professor. Since 2004 he is the founder of the Art Museum Vasile Grigore, painter and collector. Painter Vasile Grigore starts in 1957 in Bucharest, during the annual state, regularly taking part in similar and group exhibitions in different cities of the country and at Romanian art exhibitions organized abroad.
He followed the Aurel Vlaicu High School in Bucharest. He graduated from Nicholae Grigorescu Institute of Fine Arts in Bucharest in 1959, where Rudolf Schweitzer-Cumpana, Samuel Mützner and Ion Marsic were his professors. In 1961 he received the scholarship “Frederic and Cecilia Cuţescu Storck”.