Ventsislav Zankov
05.07.2016
RASSIM – Krassimir Krastev
05.07.2016

SVILEN STEFANOV

(1966, SOFIA, BULGARIA)

Works as art historian, critic, curator and artist.

EDUCATION:

1980-1985 – High-School of Fine Arts, Sofia

1987-1992 – National Art Academy, Sofia

1997 – Ph.D.  National Art Academy, Sofia

2006 – D. SC., National Art Academy, Sofia

OCCUPATIONS:

Professor, D. SC. of History of XX c. Art at the National Academy of Art, Sofia.

From 2008 – Vice-rector at the National Academy of Art, Sofia.

Editor in Chief of Art and Criticism Magazine, Sofia.

Member of the XXL Group, Sofia.

INDIVIDUAL SHOWS:

2014 – Раinting, Arosita Gallery, Sofia

2013 – Painting, Yuzina Gallery, Sofia

2012 – Painting, Art Alley Gallery, Sofia

2012 – Painting (along with Boris Serginov), Arossita Gallery, Sofia

2011 – Painting, Arossita Gallery, Sofia

2009 – Painting, Arossita Gallery, Sofia

2005 – Transformation, National Art Gallery, Sofia

2005 – Center for Contemporary Art – Shumen, Bulgaria

2001 – Grace (along with David D’Agostino), XXL Gallery, Sofia

1999 – Installations, TED Gallery, Varna

1997 – Neoplasticism, Installation, XXL Gallery, Sofia

Installation, TED Gallery, Varna

1995 – Painting, Aruid Gallery, Rouse, Bulgaria

1995 – Painting, Studio Spectrum Gallery, Sofia

1994 – Painting, Art 36 Gallery, Sofia.

1991 – Painting, Gallery of the Students’House of Culture, Sofia

SELECTED GROUP SHOWS:

2014 – XXL Group & Friends, Serbia Gallery, Nish, Serbia

2014 – Art Fair, Hangzhou, China

2014 – Grey, Traklhouse Gallery, Salzburg, Austria

2014 – XXL Group, Yuzina Art Center, Sofia

2013 – Grey, Wittgenstein House, Vienna

2013 – XXL Group, Art Alley, Sofia

2012 – XXL Group. New Painting, Yuzina Gallery, Sofia

2011 – Portraits and Self-Portraits, Arosita Gallery, Sofia

2010 – XXL Group, Academy Gallery, Sofia

2010 – XXL Group, Reminiscences from 1990’s, Sofia City Gallery

2008 – Transnorm, Veliko Tarnovo City Gallery

2006 – Transformation, Veliko Tarnovo City Gallery

2006 – 2 Biennial for Contemporary Art, Shumen

2005 – Support Systems, Sliven City Gallery, Bulgaria

2003 – Facts & Fiction, Haus Wittgenstein, Vienna, Austria

2002 – AntiSax (New Political Art), XXL Gallery, Sofia

– Haus E, Klinikum der Stadt Ludwigshafen, Ludwigshafen, Germany

2001 – Var(t)na & Co, Varna City Gallery, Bulgaria

2001- Art Agitation, City Museum, Ekaterinburg, Russia

2001- Bulgarian Contemporary Art, City Gallery, Shoumen, Bulgaria

2001- Section 13, Shipka 6 Gallery, Sofia

2000 – Soziale Kunst aus Bulgarien, Haus Wittgenstein, Wien

2000- Human’s Beauty in Art, XXL Gallery, Sofia

2000- AC\DC, XXL Gallery, Sofia

1999 – Portraits & Self-portraits, XXL Gallery, Sofia

1999 – Bacterium Bulgaricus Art, Contemporary Bulgarian Art, Museum of Foreign Art – Riga, Latvia

1999 – Photography (Portraits), XXL Gallery, Sofia

1999 – New Radical Practices 3, National Palace of Culture, Sofia

1999 – Sofia Underground, National Palace of Culture, Sofia

1999 – New Bulgarian Painting 2, XXL Gallery, Sofia

1999 – Symposium Within own context, Municipal Gallery, Dimitrovgrad, Bulgaria

1999 – Alternative Galleries of the 90-s, Center for Contemporary Art, Plovdiv, Bulgaria

1999 – Sound Performances along with Limburg Brothers and Bobo, Tosho & Tabakov Group, public spaces

1998 – New Radical Practices 2, XXL Gallery, Sofia

1998 – GangstArt, XXL Gallery, Sofia

1998 – Sofia Underground, National Palace of Culture, Sofia

1998 – Performance in National Academy of Arts, Sofia

1998 – XXL presents, Municipal Gallery, Dobrich, Bulgaria

1998 – XXL presents, TED Gallery, Varna, Bulgaria

1997 – XXL presents, Municipal Gallery, Shumen, Bulgaria

1997 – “Black-Grey-White”, Keravan Tademuseo, Finland

1997 – One year XXL Gallery, XXL Gallery, Sofia

1997 – New radical practices, XXL Gallery, Sofia

1997 – Drawings from 1997, XXL Gallery, Sofia

1997 – Sofia Underground, National Palace of Culture, Sofia

1996 – Safety pin/Fibula, XXL Gallery, Sofia

1996 – New Bulgarian Painting, XXL Gallery, Sofia

1996 – Section 13, Gallery Shipka 6 St., Sofia

1995 – Section 13, Gallery Shipka 6 St., Sofia

1995 – ROVOOT Group Exhibition, Art 36 Gallery, Sofia

1995 – Action Football, along with XXL Group, Municipal Stadium, Sofia

1994- ROVOOT Group Exhibition, Studio Spectrum Gallery, Sofia.

1993 – ROVOOT Group, Municipal galleries, Pazardjik and Plovdiv, Bulgaria.

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