“Window to childhood” takes us back to the best years of our lives

For the first time the Square 500 National Art Gallery is opening its doors to works by some of the most celebrated Bulgarian graffiti artists, among them Nasimo, Esteo, Arsek & Erase . Under the title “Window to childhood” they take..

published on 2/23/20 9:15 AM

Exhibition at National Library displays unknown old domestic medicine recipes and cures for different ailments

An intriguing exhibition is on at the Saints Cyril and Methodius National Library in Sofia until the end of February. The exhibition displays a great many rare domestic recipes and instructions on how to make medicines, ointments and different..

published on 2/22/20 10:00 AM

Long-time journalist Veneta Pavlova receives recognition from Bulgarian National Radio

On the occasion of the 84th anniversary of Radio Bulgaria, the long-time journalist and editor Veneta Pavlova received the award “Number 1 of Radio Bulgaria” for 2019.  Veneta Pavlova is a well-known name for the audience of Radio Bulgaria with her..

published on 2/21/20 5:01 PM

Sofia Film Fest opens on 12 March with over 150 films on the programme

Polish film director Agnieszka Holland and actress Geraldine Chaplin will be special guests at the 24 th edition of Sofia Film Fest. The celebrated film director who presented her latest film “Charlatan” at Berlinale, will..

published on 2/21/20 2:16 PM

Bulgaria’s Bansko becomes extreme sports cinema venue

In the period February 20 to February 22, Bansko mountain resort hosts the traditional event "Snow Cinema – Skiing and Snowboarding Movies". The program includes extreme sports films that reveal the great challenges to one’s will and spirit. The..

published on 2/16/20 9:00 AM

Poet Dobrimir Banev: We should love slowly so there will be love left for tomorrow

“Love me slowly” is the title of the new collection of poems by Dobromir Banev, one of Bulgaria’s best-loved contemporary poets . Poems of his have been included in several anthologies published in Bulgaria and other countries, and..

published on 2/14/20 3:16 PM

The Bulgarian National Radio is built on a solid structure it would be difficult to knock down

Eighty-five years after it was launched, the history of the Bulgarian National Radio has not been studied fully yet, and continues to spring surprises. Proof that this is so are the new facts and circumstances from the past of the national..

published on 2/13/20 1:18 PM

XXL Crew of rebel artists present new exhibition after 20-year pause

In 1995, a group of young artists declared their presence in cultural life with a manifesto in which they broke away with tradition and took the initiative of creating new Bulgarian art. They showcased their innovative ideas in two exhibitions in..

published on 2/9/20 8:10 AM

Intriguing artifacts tell the story of tobacco production and tobacco in Bulgaria

The museum of history in Botevgrad is playing host to a visiting exhibition, dedicated to the most widespread of all human vices – smoking. The exhibits are property of the museum of history in Gorna Oryahovitsa, and the exhibition..

published on 2/8/20 9:05 AM

Visual artist Boyan Georgiev in with a good chance of an Oscar

A Bulgarian visual artist will soon walk down the red carpet in Hollywood as a member of the crew nominated for a best visual effects award at this year’s academy awards ceremony. Boyan Georgiev is a member of the team of МРС..

published on 2/7/20 5:45 PM