Artist Rada Yakova’s creative paths

According to Rada Yakova, success of an artist is not measured by the number of paintings sold, but by the extent to which they have succeeded in developing their own style and individuality in art. Rada is a Bulgarian who has been living and..

published on 10/21/19 3:16 PM

Philatelic gems from all over Europe displayed in Plovdiv until October 20

The European Philatelic Exhibition "Plovdiv-Phila 2019" has already been opened in Plovdiv. Philatelists from 19 countries are showing impressive exhibits on 480 boards. A well-known collector from London presents rare and expensive Bulgarian..

published on 10/18/19 9:40 AM

Rafaela Rafaelova-the Bulgarian artist whose imagination has no boundaries

What is the feeling to paint a picture, if you are part if it? All people would ask themselves this question if they read about Rafaela Rafaelova and her hobby, which became an important part of her life. She is one of the first VR artists in..

published on 10/14/19 9:35 AM

The irons collector– painter Dimitar Dobrev from Plovdiv

Starting as a joke, an idea gave birth to a whole collection, so diverse that it could be presented in an uncommon sort of museum – one dedicated to irons. From the oldest models working on charcoal to the electric ones, of various sizes and some..

published on 10/13/19 8:00 AM

Daniela Kostova – the artist who wrapped Vienna’s Ringturm and explores the natural elements

In the beginning of the summer, an art installation caught the attention of the Viennese residents – a huge photograph of a baby astronaut was placed, wrapping top of the city’s Ringturm (Ring Tower), a white pigeon with widespread..

published on 10/12/19 7:45 AM
The team working on the performance

Zachariy the Painter opera comes with new interpretations and premiere performances at Sofia National Opera and Ballet

The Sofia National Opera and Ballet opens its new season with the premiere of Zachariy the Painter opera by Marin Goleminov. The two performances will be held on October 11 and 13. We can hardly cover all historical, aesthetic, moral and..

published on 10/10/19 2:40 PM

Bulgarian puppet theater immerses audience into Japanese tale

The Days of Japanese Culture in Bulgaria have become the reason for presenting a puppet theater play for children and adults at the Sofia Army Theater. The play is captivating with colors and exotic atmosphere from the Land of the Rising Sun...

published on 10/8/19 3:17 PM

Tapestry is beautiful and shared craze

The times, when the Bulgarian woman embroidered gloomy pictures using vague and handwritten schemes, are gone. Today, tapestry is developing rapidly. Thanks to the technological progress and the Internet, we have broadened our horizons, Valentina..

published on 10/7/19 4:08 PM

New lease of life for the ancient episcopal basilica in Plovdiv

In the year 313 Emperor Constantine the Great enforced the Edict of Milan proclaiming religious toleration which put an end to the persecution of Christians within the Roman Empire. The construction began of temples to the Christian God, but in..

published on 9/29/19 8:00 AM

American photographer Martin Koenig with photo exhibition showing what Bulgaria was like in the 1960s and 70s

Balkan echo 20 th century: sounds and portraits from Bulgaria. This is the title of an exhibition of black and white documentary photography taken 50 years ago in Bulgaria and another six Balkan countries. The powerful photographs are on display..

published on 9/28/19 8:00 AM