Bachelor, Fine Arts College, 1963. Diploma in art conservation, National Museum Art, 1967.
Senior art conservator, National Museum Art, Bucharest, 1964-1986; freelance artist and art conservator, New York City, since 1986. Lecturer on art conservation.
Member International Institute for Conservation London, American Institute for Conservation, West Side Art Coalition.
Daughter of Alois Skibinski and Marina Barbulescu. Divorced; 1 child, Stefan.