Union of Bulgarian ArtistsProjects
RECONSTRUCTION, RENOVATION AND FAÇADE DESIGN OF NATIONAL EXHIBITION CENTRE IN SOFIA, “SHIPKA” 6 STR.
The Union of Bulgarian Artists (UBA) announce an open international architectural concurs for elaboration of a preliminary design for “RECONSTRUCTION, RENOVATION AND FAÇADE DESIGN OF NATIONAL EXHIBITION CENTRE IN SOFIA, “SHIPKA” 6 STR."
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In 2011 the Foundation applied to the Municipal Program "Culture" with a project – “Second Bulgarian Design Biennial." The project was approved and with the grant a catalog of the exhibition was published. As a co-organizer Foundation sponsored the exhibition, produced promotional materials, established prize-medal "Golden Hands" and others.
In 2009 as part of one of the priorities of Foundation’s program for protecting and preserving the Boris and Slavka Deneva’s collection of works, UBA marked the start of a long term project together with the Department of "Conservation and restoration" of the National Academy of Arts. For three years, under the guidance of their teachers, students from Prof. Stefan Belishki’s studio restored 9 of Boris Denev’s works and 13 of Slavka Deneva’s works.
"Supporting Art in Bulgaria" Foundation with the financial support of the Cultural Department of Municipality Sofia, Sofia Press Agency and private sponsors published the first representative bilingual catalog with Slavka Deneva’s works including 120 reproductions of her paintings and drawings, lyrics, art, friends’ memories and archive documents.
In 2010 the Foundation was co-organizer of the Sixth International Triennial of Graphic Arts. With the financial support of Department “Culture” of Municipality Sofia and private sponsors the foundation carried out the complete advertising and graphic design concept of the Biennial and a catalog with participant’s works from the exhibition was published. The Foundation sponsored part of the Triennial award fund. The young artist Zoran Mishe Zots from Macedonia was awarded.
Foundation supported the preparation and implementation of retrospective exhibition of Slavka Deneva in the Gallery of the UBA at "Shipka" 6 in May - June 2010 and part of the exhibition was shown in art galleries in Pleven, Dobrich, Ruse, Varna and during the Art festival "Apolonia" in Sozopol.