Union of Bulgarian Artists exhibitions / archive
Opening - 10th of October, 6.30 p.m.
The famous artist of fantastic stories, illustrator and cartoonist Petar Stanimirov presents his illustrations of The Ring of the Nibelung (Kibea Publishing House). The last 4th book of the series came out not long ago. The story based on the libretto, on which Richard Wagner composes his spectacular musical-dramatic epos. For four years, the artist created 250 illustrations on the story of the book, which is not exactly the same, written by the composer himself, but it is a not as grim and tragic version as the original is.
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.
On November 8 2016 in the city of Pardubice - Czech Republic will be presented the exhibition "Bulgarian comic." The exhibition will continue until November 27.
Opening - 8th of June, 6 p.m.
Between 8th and 18th of June 2016 in the gallery of the UBA (Sofia, Shipka 6 Str., 2nd floor) will be presented cartoon exhibition, showing seven established Bulgarian artists and their works in the albums "Over the rainbow". The same authors have long been known to the generations of the Bulgarian readers with their longtime work on a magazine "Rainbow" (1979-1992).
Opening - 9th of September, 7 p.m.
The exhibition will show 200 illustrations and portraits of the artist Peter Stanimirov made for different editions of the "East-West" Publishing House.
At the opening of the exhibition will be presented 112 pages album with color and black and white illustrations for the series "Collection Peaks" of the publishing house, painted in the period July 2013 - August 2015.
Grand Opening: September 3, 2014
The exhibition is open to the public from August 15 to September 15, 2014
For one month in two exhibition halls in the gallery of the UBA, Sofia, at "Shipka" 6 Str. will be presented the first international exhibition of comics in Bulgaria - Sofia COMICS EXPO 2014.
The rich collection includes over 1,200 works by 170 artists from 16 countries: Australia, Argentina, Belgium, Bulgaria, Germany, Denmark, Spain, Poland, Russia, USA, Serbia, the Netherlands, France, Croatia, Czech Republic, and Switzerland.
The first national exhibition of the Bulgarian comics is opened in the House of Humor and Satire - Gabrovo, on 1 April at 5.30 p.m. The event is a part of the festive program for April 1 - International Day of humor and jokes, as well as on the occasion of the 42nd birthday of museum "House of Humour and Satire."
Organizers are section "Comics" in the Union of Bulgarian Artists and the "Rainbow Project ".