Maria Kyrmyz

Head of the State Service for Culture and Historical Heritage, the Pridnestrovian Moldavian Republic.
Pridnestrovian Moldavian Republic
She is a state, public, and theatrical figure of the Pridnestrovian Moldavian Republic.

Date of birth: August 23, 1964. Place of birth: city of Grigoriopol, Moldavian Soviet Socialist Republic (currently Pridnestrovian Moldavian Republic). Education: Moldavian State Institute of Arts (currently Academy of Music, Theater, and Visual Arts); qualification: "guidance counselor — organizer of cultural education", 1991.


  • Maria Kyrmyz was awarded the title "Excellent Culture Professional of the PMR"
  • Medal "For Labor Valor"
  • Medal "For Distinguished Labor"
  • Title "Honored Cultural Worker of the PMR"
  • Order "Labor Glory".

Priority area of activity: ensuring maximum accessibility of cultural benefits for residents of Transnistria; preserving and developing cultural heritage; supporting professional art and amateur artistic endeavors; developing library and museum science; strengthening the material and technical base of cultural institutions; ensuring social ascent for workers of the industry. Maria Kyrmyz contributes to arranging the exchange of creative teams that promote culture and art, holding research and practice seminars and conferences, publishing joint teaching materials, exchanging the experience in organizing mass cultural events, holding demonstration programs, creative meetings, friendship concerts, etc.