I was born on 29th of February 1952 in Shabla town, Dobrich district, Bulgaria. In 1975, I graduated the Pedagogical College "St. Ivan Rilski" in Dupnitsa town, Bulgaria with major in „Fine Arts”. In 1975, I started working as a teacher in fine arts at the Assen Zlatorov Secondary School and in parallel established the Children's Art School in my hometown Shabla, Bulgaria. In year 1984, I established the Fine Art Gallery in my hometown Shabla, Bulgaria. I’ve acted as its director and managed the gallery until year 1990. After 1990 I devoted myself to my art only and started working as a freelance artist. In 1990, I presented my first individual exhibit in Schwalmtal, Germany. In 2005 I published my first book 'Being Born Near the Lighthouse', which featured my poetry and artwork.



 My works are owned by galleries and private collectors in Bulgaria, Germany, UK, Tunisia Serbia, Macedonia etc. I am an artist concentrated on a painterly technique and the physicality of the drawing. I utilize this skill to create modern compositions in oil and watercolor. Among participating at local, regional and national exhibitions, international plein airs, and art festivals, I am featured on plenty of national and international online fine-art websites and forums.





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EXHIBITIONS IN BULGARIA:

- since 1985 participates in all annual exhibitions of the Artists' Union Dobrich

- from 1985 to 1987 - organizer and participant of En plein airs in Shabla town

- 2010 - individual exhibition in Shabla town

- 2011 - individual exhibition in Shabla town

- 2012 - organizer of annual exhibitions with artists from Shabla for the July morning event

- 2012 - participation in the Allianz.BG regional exhibition in Varna city.

- 2012 - participation in the exhibition of Christian artists in Varna "Spirit and Image".

- 2014 - participation in the regional exhibition of Allianz BG in Dobrich city

- 2014 - A solo exhibition in Ahtopol town

- 2014 - participation in the biennale exhibition of Small Forms in Pleven town.

- 2014 - participation in the exhibition of the artists from Dobrich city at the Hungarian

Cultural Center in Sofia

- 2014 - participation in the exhibition Silistra - Dobrich.

- 2014 - participation in the exhibition Dobrich - Silistra.

- 2016 - participation in the small format exhibition Dobrich - Varna.

- 2018 - participation in the regional exhibition of Allianz BG in Dobrich city.

- 2018 - participation in the national exhibition "Friends of the Sea" in Burgas city

- 2018 - participation in the annual exhibition of Dobrich’ artists – Dobrich city.

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INTERNATIONAL EXHIBITIONS:




- 1990 - an individual exhibition in Schwalmtal, Germany.

- 1992 - Participation in the exhibition at Augustusberg Palace near Bonn, Germany.

- 2006 - Participation in the Art Festival in Monastir, Tunisia.

- 2007 - Participation in plein air near Belgrade - "Deliblato Sands" in Panchevo, Serbia

- 2008 - Participation in plein air near Ohrid in Debrza, Macedonia.

- 2010 - Participation in an international jury for children's drawings in Istanbul, Turkey.

- 2012 - Participation in an independent exhibition in Mangalia, Romania.

- 2013 - Participation in the "Hospital for Lovers" exhibition of the Union of Bulgarian Artists

in Sofia.

- 2014 - Participation in the exhibition of Dobrich‘ Artists' Union in Constanta, Romania




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