The Sofia City Art Gallery marks the 120 th birth anniversary of one of the talented Bulgarian artists – Georgi Zhelezarov, with a large-scale exhibition. The curators show in it works from different genres:paintings, prints, drawings,..
A Bulgarian by descent, Bistra Johnson is based in Paris and has given much time to her writing career. She recently released an English-language book The City That Does Not Age: The History of Sofia. It offers readers a journey into the..
The initial Panorama of Bulgarian Culture in the Brazilian town of Fortaleza ended up in late February. Fine art, music, cinema and literature were presented within 17 days at Centro Dragão do Mar de Arte e Cultura. The Brazilian Zenon..
Fountains in any city attract people like a magnet. Anyone endowed with a sense of beauty can hear the fascinating stories the murmur of their waters have to tell. A photo exhibition was organized by the Bulgarian Water Association and the I..
Each one of us could see what downtown Sofia looked like; what the daily lives of people were and how they felt during the times after Bulgaria’s Liberation. All these can be seen in the “Sofia in the Dawn of Liberty Exhibition” in the..
The movie starts and takes us to one of the underpasses in Bulgaria's capital Sofia. There, we have the feeling that we are entering a lobby of an underground cinema hall. Portraits of world acclaimed actors such as Charles Chaplin, Marilyn..
As Vesa Tonova says, the Nutcracker, to be staged on 12 March at City Mark Art Centre is “a message from small and grown-up children addressed to small and grown-up children”. The prima ballerina of the Sofia Opera is founder of the..
Contemporary dance art can be very surprising! Dancers no longer recount tales with folklore motifs and legends about olden times. The battle between good and evil is now being interpreted in the context of the present day when the audience is left..
Noble, intelligent, highly educated and passionate, Penka Kassabova remains in history as a foremost pedagogue, and also as the woman who kept a special place in the heart of Bulgarian world acclaimed basso Boris Christoff. Kassabova passed..
‘Come to my museum, adventures are waiting for you!’ This is the invitation of cultural expert Todor Petev who is devoted to the cause of Bulgarian museums. He has graduated cultural sciences in the USA and has worked across different..