Union of Bulgarian Artists exhibitions / archive
Opening - 1st of June, 6 p.m.
In 2015 in Veliko Tarnovo I started the project „Scales in ...“ and respectively its two editions „Scales in the Local“ (the same year) and „Scales in the Social“ (2016). Strategically the two projects had identical goals - to reflect above all the social, political and existential problems related to the contemporary local and global aspect.
The next, third edition – „Scale 1: 1. New Social Realism“ is ideologically a continuation of the previous two editions.
Opening - 31st of May, 6.30 p.m.
Boyan Boyanov graduated the National Academy of Arts in 2002 with a degree in sculpture in the class of Prof. Krum Damianov. He works in the field of sculpture portrait and small sculpture, as well as drawing and graphics. Member of UBA since 2007.
Opening - 31st of May, 6 p.m.
The exhibition aims to provoke a different look at the art of printing. The participants are both well-established and very young artists who use classical or innovative graphic techniques in their works.
Opening - 30th of May, 6 p.m.
On the eve of her 85th birthday, the famous artist Lili Dimkova will show her latest paintings, together with works painted at different times in her life.
Lili Dimkova is the daughter of the healer Petar Dimkov and her worldview is formed under his influence. All the spiritual images she recreates are as much from the past as from the future, according to her words.
Ореning - 25th of May, 7 p.m.
Ice cream and Aviation (2014) is an independent project by the artist Kiril Kuzmanov. It is the denouement of a process of communication and friendship between the artist and the legendary Bulgarian parachute instructor, skydiver, pilot, and prolific model maker Kiro Kirov – a vital part of which is the introduction, for the first time, of his full collection of about 500 wooden aerfplanes in 1:100 scale, created over a period of more than 30 years. It is a collection that maps out in an invaluable and unique way the history of aviation from its birth to present.
Opening - 11th of May, 6 p.m.
The exhibition of Strahil Nenov shows one of the directions of his work. In hundreds of paintings painted with dry pastel, the author captures the diversity of the marine landscape and the feelings that the proximity to the sea provokes.
Strahil Nenov was born in 1960 in Sofia. After the Art School he graduated the Nationa; Art Academy, Mural Painting Department in the class of Toma Varbanov. He works in the field of monumental art - stained glass and mosaic, as well as the cavalry - painting and pastel. He draws still life, landscapes and portraits.
10th of May, 6 p.m.
The design is a key and influences every part of our lives. The chair on which you sit, the glass from which you drink, the tools, the work environment in the office and the interior at home, the logo of your company, the brochures, the showcases and the stands where you advertise your business - everything is a product of the design.
BULGARIAN DESIGN 2017 aims to present a picture of the development of the design in Bulgaria as a significant indicator of the status of the industry and the business in 2017.
Opening - 3rd of May, 6.30 p.m.
In the exhibition „Arakel“ are presented he artists Petar Stanimirov, Rumen Chaushev, Penko Gelev, Dimo Stoyanov - Dimo, Evgeni Yordanov and Sotir Gelev. It reflects their work on the graphic novel Arakel. This album is an experiment - six artists draw a story, conditionally divided into parts and each one has chosen the part suits his current mood the best.
Opening - 20th of April, 6.30 p.m.
Nils Nova was born in 1968 in El Salvador. In 1981 he moves to Switzerland with his family (Swiss mother and Salvadorian father), where he is working till the present day.
His rich artistic biography includes numerous single and group exhibitions, among which participation in La Biennale di Venezia in 2009 (Mundus Novus, Arsenale, 53.); Museo experimental El Eco, Mexico, 2016; Translation of Reflexion, Galerie Gabrielle Maubrie, Paris, 2005; Super Natural, Galerie Urs Meile, Switzerland, 2005; Nova – Manor-Kunstpreis Kunstmuseum Luzern, Switzerland, 2002, as well as other group and curatorial projects, such as Nova Zembla in Bikini, Hans & Fritz Contemporary, Barcelona, Spain, 2017; Surfaces Neue Fotografie Aus der Schweiz, 2014, Fotomuseum Winterthur; Swiss Art Awards, Messe Basel, 2005, etc.
Opening - 19th of April, 6 p.m.
The Gallery bookstore „Sofia Press" presents works of painting plain air, held for the second time from 25th of September to 1st of October 2016 in camping Porto Elea - Sithonia, Greece.
In this edition participated the following artists: Vasilka Moneva, Dolores Dilova, Dimitar Grozdanov, Lyuben Genov, Nikolai Yanakiev, Rumen Nechev and Ivo Hadjimishev.