Education and Training

 

2016 - “Ready, Steady, Draw!” vol. 2 - Erasmus+ training for graphic facilitators, advanced level, in Tata, Hungary

2015 - “Ready, Steady, Draw!” - Erasmus+ training for graphic facilitators in Tata, Hungary

2006-2008 - National Academy of Art, Sofia - MA in Digital scenography and animation

2002-2006 - National Academy of Art, Sofia - BA in Scenography and costume design

1994-1999 - National High School of Art "Tzanko Lavrenov", Plovdiv - Graphic arts

 

Work Experience

 

Character design and Concept Art:


2010-Present - freelance illustrator, concept artist and graphic designer

2010-2011 - "Nurusoft" - concept artist and character designer
2008-2009 - "Pilgrim Interactive" - concept artist and character designer

 

 

Illustration, Storyboarding and Graphic Design:

 

2005-Present - Freelance artist (some of the clients: "Zlaten Vek", "Agitprop", "Manifactura", The European Institute Foundation, ACT Association, "Time"Foundation, UniCredit Bulbank, "Pixel Depo" Studio, "Camera" Ltd etc.)

 

Theatre and Scenography:

 

2012 - Artist/performer in the independent theatre performance "Ostalgia" by "Based on Actual Events"
2011 - Light designer for the independent theatre performance "Emotional" by "Based on Actual Events"

2006 - Stage designer for the play "City with taxis" directed by Ana Dankova

2003 - Technical assistant at the annual festival "Theater Aan Zee" in Ostende, Belgium

 

 

Exhibitions

 

2017 "Hidden keys, portals and lost quarters" – Lampion Gallery, Sofia

2016 "Twelfth Night – portraits of great authors" Rakodelnicata, part of the XII Night of galleries and museums, Plovdiv

2015 - "Conversations" – collaboration with Petya Deneva, part of Mini Art Fest 5, Underground Gallery, Sofia

2012 - "Babbling Portraits" - Dada Cultural Bar, part of Sofia Pride Art Week, Sofia

2009 - "Deyan, Iskren, Tech(en)" - 1908 Gallery, Sofia

2003 - "21 Portraits of I" - XXL Gallery, Sofia

1999 - "A few liquid thoughts" - Mexican House, Plovdiv