Art news from ‘Sofia’

Yuzina Art Center: REALITY CHECK

REALITY CHECK YONKO VASSILEV 08 July – 15 September 2014 48, Sitnyakovo Blvd., Sofia – Serdika Offices The collection“ Reality check” of Yonko Vassilev is a result of the catharsis that it’s been through during one dramatic decade after 1989. The end of Communism! The year in which peoples from Eastern Europe were freed from [...]

Sofia City Art Gallery THE COLLECTION. NEW ACQUISITIONS 2012-2013

Sofia City Art Gallery THE COLLECTION. NEW ACQUISITIONS 2012-2013 5 June 2014 – 31 August 2014 Opening: June 4th, Wednesday, 18.00 h Sofia City Art Gallery presents the most recent acquisitions in its Painting, Graphics, Sculpture and Contemporary Art and Photography collections, received in the past two years, either as donations or as purchases, with [...]

ONE NIGHT STAND Gallery, Sofia: STAND-OUT! … & STANDSTILL!

One Night Stand Gallery  Presents Luchezar Boyadjiev STAND-OUT! … & STANDSTILL! Saturday, June 14th 2014, 7 – 10 pm At this very instant his entire life flashed before his eyes as in a fast-forwarded movie… It felt like a sudden, stormy and passionate affair with contemporary art. Subjects, forms and images from the last 30 [...]

Yuzina Art Center: SHANNON PLUMB

SHANNON PLUMB FILM SKETCHES exhibition /video art and photography/ Curator: Stephan Stoyanov 23 April – 07 July 2014 48, Sitnyakovo Blvd., Sofia Serdika Offices (inner atrium) American Contemporary Art in Bulgaria With the support of America for Bulgaria Foundation, the Embassy of the United States of America, the National Art Academy, I CAN TOO Foundation [...]

ICA, Sofia: INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY

INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY Artworks from the collection of Slava Nakovska and Nedko Solakov  INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY March 8th – April 19th 2014 Opening – Friday, March 7th, 6 pm The exhibition International Women's Day is the first public showing of parts of the art collection of Slava Nakovska and Nedko Solakov. The part presented in [...]

ZINES OF THE ZONE # 17

ZINES OF THE ZONE is a mobile library dedicated to selfpublished photobooks, photozines, and any DIY printed matter related to photography. Our aim is to create a European network and generate a public collection out of these alternative practices. The guys are travelling throughout Europe from the beginning of 2014 in order to collect and [...]

ICA, Sofia: Halil Altindere – Wonderland

29 January – 25 February 2014 Opening – January 28, Tuesday, 6 p.m. The video work Wonderland (2013) is a powerful document of urban anger, resistance and hope voiced out by the teenagers of Sulukule, a neighborhood in Istanbul which has been the home of Roma people and their culture for six centuries. Demolished in [...]

Yuzina Art Center: X X L 2014

X X L  2014 Boris Serginov, Ghenadi Gatev, Georgi Tushev, Georgi Iankov, Ivan Kiuranov, Iva Yaranova, Kosio Minchev, Rosen Toshev, RASSIM, Svilen Stefanov Curator: prof. Svilen Stefanov 13 February – 15 March 2014 48, Sitnyakovo Blvd., Sofia, Serdika Offices The XXL Group arises in the 1990s in Sofia. In 1994 it was established by Ghenadi [...]

ICA-Sofia: DRESS UP

December 21st, 2013 – January 11th, 2014 Opening – Friday, December 20th, 6 pm The T-shirt is a piece of clothing worn by everyone everywhere around the world – women and man, children, millionaires and seasonal workers. It is one of the symbols of equality and freedom from social conventions. It is produced equally by [...]

0GMS Gallery: Lithosphere’s change

0GMS Gallery presents  Lithosphere's change  Markus Jeschaunig  31.12.2013 – 30.01.2014  On Dec. 31st, Tuesday, 9 p.m.- 2 a.m., the 0gms gallery opens the exhibition of Markus Jeschaunig. The Lithosphere, geological crust and landscape of planet Earth, is the keeper of the resources we use in our daily life. In the exhibition “Lithosphere's change” Markus Jeschaunig [...]

SOFIA ARSENAL – MUSEUM FOR CONTEMPORARY ART – SAMCA: THE FOURTH KILOMETER

THE FOURTH KILOMETER – Misirkov/Bogdanov SOFIA ARSENAL – MUSEUM FOR CONTEMPORARY ART – SAMCA SAMCA, blvd. “Cherni Vryh” 2, Sofia samcaproject.org present Misirkov / Bogdanov THE FOURTH KILOMETER 11 October – 17 November 2013 Opening: 11 October, Friday, 18:00 The Fourth Kilometer project of the Misirkov / Bogdanov tandem has been realised since a task [...]

0GMS Gallery: LOST TIGER AND ‘IMPROVED’ WORKS

0GMS gallery  presents:  LOST TIGER AND 'IMPROVED' WORKS  Maximilian Pramatarov  11 September – 1 November 2013  Opening: 11 September (Wednesday), 19h00  The exhibition deals with a broad range of subjects and patterns – from profound personal experiences of the everyday, through conceptual staging and abstract results from experimenting with the photographic process. The focal point [...]

0GMS, Sofia: LOST TIGER AND ‘IMPROVED’ WORKS

0GMS gallery presents:  LOST TIGER AND 'IMPROVED' WORKS  Maximilian Pramatarov 11 September – 1 November 2013  Opening: 11 September (Wednesday), 19h00  The exhibition deals with a broad range of subjects and patterns – from profound personal experiences of the everyday, through conceptual staging and abstract results from experimenting with the photographic process. The focal point [...]

Sofia City Art Gallery: Contemporary Practices at the Beginning of the 21st Century

Bulgarian Artists in Vienna.  Contemporary Practices at the Beginning of the 21st Century 12 September – 13 October 2013 Opening September 12th, Thursday, 6 pm The democratic process of opening up of Bulgaria after 1989 as well as the economic conditions of life and the lack of adequate education caused the exodus of a large [...]

Sofia Art Gallery: Zlatyu Boyadjiev and Baratsite

Zlatyu Boyadjiev and Baratsite Exhibition dedicated to the 110th anniversary of the birth of Zlatyu Boyadjiev 13 June 2013 – 1 September 2013 ©Photo: Veneta Pavlova Zlatyu Boyadjiev and Baratsite is an exhibition organized by Sofia City Art Gallery and Art Gallery – Plovdiv. It consists of two parts – the first one includes iconic [...]

Sofia Art Gallery: quadrilateral 2013

Georgi Dimitrov. quadrilateral 2013 31 July 2013 – 1 September 2013 quadrilateral 2013 is a site-specific project conceived to commemorate the 100th anniversary of Kazimierz Malewicz’s Quadrilateral, commonly known as the Black Square. The piece appeared intuitively for the first

Rakursi Art Gallery, Sofia: The Neverending Story?

The Neverending Story? 16.07 – 31.07.2013 Yavora Petrova – Chovek i kambana Gallery "Rakursi" is pleased to invite you to the exhibition "The Neverending Story?" by young authors Veliko Marinchevski, Velislava Gecheva, Zoran Georgiev, Kristina Irobalieva, Svilen Koleva, and featuring Yavora Petrova from 16 July to 31 July 2013. Opening: 16 July, 19:00 – 20:30 [...]

Sofia City Art Gallery: BAZA Award contemporary art nominees

Exhibition of the BAZA Award for contemporary art nominees: Dimitar Solakov, Emilian Lalev, Iskra Blagoeva, Kiril Kuzmanov, Nikolay Zanev, Sasho Popovski, Stela Vasileva, Zoran Georgiev Curator: Daniela Radeva 18 June 2013 – 14 July 2013 opening: June 18 (Tuesday), 6 pm Sofia City Art Gallery and Institute of Contemporary Art – Sofia together with: Foundation [...]

Rakursi Gallery, Sofia: Sewage

KAMEN STARCHEV – Sewage 27 June – 14 July 2013 Gallery "Rakursi" is pleased to invite you to the exhibition "Sewage" Kamen Starchev from 27 June to 13 July 2013. Opening: June 27, 19 – 21h.

Elektrika Pancevo: Russian Avantgarde Literature in Comics @ Sofia Design Week

Exhibition Russian Avantgarde Literature in Comics @ Sofia Design Week Thursday, June 27, 2013, 7:00pm in UTC+02 Venue: The Fridge & Haspel, 8 Madrid Blvd, Sofia, Bulgaria We are glad to present you a collection of comics that are inspired by the legacy of Russian avantgarde literature. This corpus of stories appeared and developed in [...]

Credo Bonum Gallery, Sofia: China – Love Cutting

China – Love Cutting Stéphanie Borcard and Nicolas Métraux 17.06.2013 – 07.07.2013 In the frame of the fourth edition of the Month of Photography, Credo Bonum Gallery presents a photography exhibition by the Swiss artists Stéphanie Borcard and Nicolas Métraux. "China – Love Cutting" is a series of diptychs of Chinese hairdressers and their respective [...]

0GMS Gallery, Sofia: CAPITALLICA: KILL ‘EM ALL vs CORPORATOR: TOTAL DEATH

0GMS gallery presents: CAPITALLICA: KILL ‘EM ALL vs CORPORATOR: TOTAL DEATH   Nemanja Cvijanovic   17 May – 15 July 2013     CAPITALLICA: KILL ‘EM ALL vs CORPORATOR: TOTAL DEATH exhibition is dedicated to the absence of political and ideological alternatives to global corporate neo-liberal capitalist empire. Referring to Oliver

SAMCA, Sofia: FotoEvidence

FotoEvidence Paula Bronstein, William Daniel, Javier Arcenillas, Boniface Mwangi, Lizzie Sadin, Majid Saedi 16 May – 16 June 2013 Sofia Arsenal – Museum for Contemporary Art – SAMCA presents the exhibition FotoEvidence Documentary photography

Modern Art Gallery, Sofia: THE PORTRAIT

THE PORTRAIT A selection of portraits in the 20th Century up to now.   20.05.13 – 20.06.13 | Modern Art Gallery, 10, Oboriste str., Sofia © Pavlina Chakarova "My works are a part of the collection of PORTRAITS OF MASTERS OF THE 20th

Credo Bonum Gallery, Sofia: SIMPLY A LINE

Vesselina Nikolaeva SIMPLY A LINE 14.05.2013 – 14.06.2013 All over the world, places become more and more alike as a result of electronic networks and the emergence of a ‘world system’. Simultaneously and in an almost paradoxical countermovement, more and more groups across the world are captivated