Dechko Uzunov

The icon – a symbol and image in modern Bulgarian art

An exhibition named “ The icon-a symbol and image in modern Bulgarian art” is on display at the Sofia City Art Gallery. It will last until February 4. The exposition is dedicated to the icon and its impact on the secular art. Over 100 works grouped into..

published on 1/14/18 10:30 AM

Interactive exhibition highlights Bulgaria’s cultural and historical heritage

The start was given to the first Bulgarian Presidency of the Council of the EU with an official ceremony at the IvanVazov National Theatre on 11 January. The day was packed with meetings and events, one of which was an interactive exhibition,..

published on 1/12/18 11:23 AM

Start of Bulgarian EU Presidency to be marked in Brussels on 1 February with concert at BOZAR Centre for Fine Arts

The Bulgarian Presidency of the Council of EU will be marked in Brussels with a concert at the BOZAR Center for Fine Arts on 1 February starting at 8 PM. The program features emblematic works from both Bulgarian classical music and folklore as well as..

published on 1/10/18 4:25 PM

Director Galin Stoev: "France was one of the countries that accepted me unreservedly"

Galin Stoev, one of the renowned Bulgariantheatre directors abroad, is the new head of the National Theater in Toulouse. For 26 years he has been working as an actor and theater director not only in Bulgaria, but has also gained experience on..

published on 1/9/18 2:55 PM

Vidin Daskalov best-loved 20 c. operetta singer in Bulgaria

The annual poll “The favorite operetta singers of 20 c.” held by the Bulgarian National Radio music show Casta Diva has closed. It was dedicated to the centenary of the Bulgarian professional operetta theater. The poll was held by voting on the website..

published on 1/7/18 5:30 PM
Le Corsaire on stage

Golden Lyre award for the ballet company of the Sofia Opera

The ballet company of the Sofia Opera was awarded the prestigious Golden Lyre distinction for its outstanding contribution to the art of ballet. The award also comes to mark the 90th anniversary of Bulgarian ballet. The award ceremony took place..

published on 1/2/18 11:30 AM
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"Landscapes with Antiques" shows paintings of beautiful Bulgaria from past century

Ancient Bulgarian buildings and churches, cities rich in cultural heritage and seen through the eyes of artists from the beginning of the past century attract visitors to the National Art Gallery. An exhibition there shows visitors the beauty of..

published on 1/2/18 10:35 AM

Young Bulgarian illustrators: the endless flight of imagination

We all have that favorite bedtime story, read by mom and dad every night. Thanks to the colorful illustrations the fairytale was brought to life. Often the names of the illustrators are shadowed by the author and his or her characters, but their..

published on 12/30/17 9:35 AM

Bulgarian masterpieces of Christian art to be shown at Moscow Tretyakov Gallery

Masterpieces of Christian art from Bulgaria will be displayed at the famous Tretyakov Gallery in Moscow, Russia, next year. The exhibition is planned to open in June. Experts from the gallery have selected 94 items, the Director of the National..

published on 12/26/17 11:25 AM

Carolina Feuerharmel Ribeiro, a Brazilian sun in Bulgaria

Carolina Feuerharmel Ribeiro‘s face is always lit up with a warm smile reminiscent of the generous Brazilian sun. It was music that brought her to Bulgaria. “I am a Brazilian born in Sao Paulo. I studied the violin at the local university...

published on 12/24/17 1:10 PM