Art news from ‘Sofia City Art Gallery’

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

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 […]

Sofia Art Gallery: WATERCOLOR

WATERCOLOR Artworks from the SCAG collection 19 March 2013 – 28 April 2013 Watercolor artworks have a prominent place of their own in the SCAG collection. Loved and perfected by many Bulgarian artists, the watercolor technique has a peculiar charm and ability to captivate. Watercolor artworks, whether they are spontaneous light

Sofia Art Gallery: TZVETANKA

Youlian Tabakov TZVETANKA 14 March 2013 – 21 April 2013 Screenings: Tuesday-Saturday – 11.30 am and 3.30 pm; Sunday – 2 pm and 4 pm TZVETANKA is a poetic film about the history of twentieth-century Bulgaria as seen through the eyes of Dr. Tzvetanka Gosheva and her incredible life story. Born into a wealthy family, […]

Sofia City Art Gallery: BAZA Award for contemporary art nominees

Exhibition of the BAZA Award for contemporary art nominees: Kiril Kuzmanov, Kosta Tonev, Leda Ekimova, Maximilian Pramatarov, Pavel Lefterov, Zoran Georgiev 26 June 2012 – 22 July 2012 The winner is Leda Ekimova The exhibition marks the fifth release of the BAZA Award for contemporary art. It was established in 2008 on the initiative of […]


Open Arts Foundation and Sariev Contemporary present: ARTISTS TALK – AN INTRODUCTION TO CONTEMPORARY ART 2012 NEDKO SOLAKOV Sofia City Art Gallery Sofia, 1 Gurko Street June 23, 11:00 – 14:00 Moderator: Vessela Nozharova Free entry On June, 23rd (Saturday) from 11:00 to 14:00 in Sofia City Art Gallery will be held the meeting with […]

Sofia City Art Gallery: Kontakt Sofia

“Kontakt” was founded at the end of 2004 as an association, represented by: BCR, Česká spořitelna, Erste Bank Croatia, Erste Bank Hungary, ERSTE Foundation, Erste Group, Slovenská sporiteľňa. Contemporary artworks from countries with similar historical fate are presented in Bulgaria for the first time. The exhibition follows the development of video, performance, conceptual photography, object, […]