From October 5 to 7, the Fine Arts Faculty of the St. Cyril and St. Methodius University of Veliko Turnovo is organizing a hot glass workshop. The workshop will take place at a specialized studio, and will be open to students as well as to members of the public wishing to experience the magic of this form of art.
Guest lecturer Boris Speisman from the Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design in Jerusalem will demonstrate the “tricks of the trade’. Stained glass is on the “Mural painting” curriculum of the Faculty of Fine Arts at the university, and has a 50-year long history. Faculty students are currently working on a stained window for a large cathedral in the town of Lovech – acknowledgement of their excellent training.
The academic publication “ Corpus of mural paintings from the first half of the 19 th century” presents murals in the Bulgarian lands in the pre-modern age. It is the result of a two-year research project for the study of church..
For the St. St. Cyril and Methodius National Library 2018 has been a year studded with various events marking the 140 th anniversary since its establishment. The culmination is today, though last week there were two events which attracted..
Thousands of kilometers separate Bulgaria and Japan and perhaps that is the main reason behind the fact there are just 400 Bulgarians living in Japan. Probably, each one of them has their interesting stories to share and could talk about..