A selfie with Leonardo da Vinci’s Mona Lisa is the biggest hit among the foreign tourists visiting the Louvre Museum in Paris. Bulgaria’s photographer Nikola Mihov who lives between Sofia and Paris dedicated four years of his career to the photos that capture in an incredible way faces of tourists standing in front of Mona Lisa at the Louvre. The tourists are becoming more exalted and along with the European and the American tourists a lot of Asian visitors are also becoming part of the selfie mania, which is perhaps due to the economic conjuncture. I was inspired by the aesthetics of the photos and the whole jam. It is very difficult to take photos in this jostle and the crowd often does the job instead. You can see parts of arms, feet and ears on every photo and this is part of the whole atmosphere, the Bulgarian photographer says. His photographic exhibition My Lisa can be seen until May 2 at SYNTHESIS gallery in Sofia.
In 2018 we celebrate 125 years since the birth of great Bulgarian poetess Elisaveta Bagriana (29 April 1893 – 23 March 1991). Sofia’s City Library has unveiled the “I – Bagriana” exhibition as part of the Go to School at City Library campaign,..
Does poetry stand a chance in a buzzing beehive like the metro? Yes, indeed, having in mind that for a third year running the Polish Cultural Institute in Sofia jointly with Literaturen Vestnik (The Literature Newspaper) has urged citizens to..
The 8 th edition of the Sofia Paper Art Fest has started at the National Palace of Culture with two exhibitions. At the same time the International Association of Hand Papermakers and Paper Artists IAPMA will have its own congress here..