About Me

velizarVelizar Dimchev

Born: 1983 Plovdiv. Live and work in London,UK.

Contact: e-mail: velizardimchev@yahoo.com

web: www.velizardimchev.com

Education:

Master degree painting in National Art Academy-Sofia Professor Andrei Daniel

Bachelor degree painting in Academy of Music Dance and fine Arts-Plovdiv

Residency Program - Cité Internationale des Arts, Paris 2007

Selected Solo Exhibitions:

2014 Franky’s World – The Book Club – London

2o14 Naked eye – UniCredit Studio – Sofia

2012 Sofia Design Week – Fun House The Clock-Sofia

2012 U.P.A.R.K.  Gallery-Plovdiv

2008 Ethnographic Museum-Old Plovdiv.

2003 Ethnographic Museum-Old Plovdiv.

1998 House-museum-Balaban house-Old Plovdiv

Selected Group Exhibitions:

2014 Franky – Contempo – International Contemporary art Festival – Varna

2013 Emerging Artists Group Exhibition - The Daniel Libeskind Space-London

2013 Otets Paisiy Street Festival – Solo Exhibition – “Naked Eye”, Plovdiv

2012 Monsters and fairies – An Inquest-Apology of the Fabulous Credo Bonum Gallery-Sofia

2011 “EAST of BEST”-Young Bulgarian Contemporary Art – Roodkapje Rotterdam

2011 Franky reality project – Interactive installation,Night of Museums and Galleries Plovdiv

2011 “Boxes for Dreams” art project of Nikolay Marinov – Union of bulgarian artist Gallery Sofia

2010 Exhibition of the Nominated Artists for the Ruf Award- Gallery “Rayko Aleksiev” Sofia

2010 “Border situation: The Figure in contemporary art “ Gallery “Industrial 11”-Sofia

2009 Group Exhibition of young artis – City Gallery Plovdiv

2009 Art Positive- “Sweet”- Contemporary art in Center for Contemporary Art –Plovdiv

2009 Art Project of Stefan Bohnenberger in Bulgaria – “Wenn Werte Form werden”- Goethe-institut in Bulgarien

2008 Bulgarian-French exhibition “Identity” National Art Gallery-Sofia

2007 Swiss culture program in Bulgaria – exhibition the best of Center for Contemporary Art -Plovdiv present in Red-House Sofia Center for Culture and debate

2007 Bulgarian-French exhibition „ RENDEZ-VOUS ” Center for Contemporary Art –Plovdiv

2007 Art Positive- “Art takes”- Contemporary art in Center for Contemporary Art –Plovdiv

2006 Art Positive-“Light” Contemporary art in Center for Contemporary Art –Plovdiv

2004 Art Positive-Contemporary art in Center for Contemporary Art –Plovdiv

2004 Exhibition for yang artist –City Gallery Plovdiv

Awards:

2013 Young talents award of UniCredit Bulbank and Stoyan Kambarev foundation

2010 Gaudenz B. Ruf Award – shortlisted artist in category Young Artists

2007 Prize for best work –“Art takes”- Contemporary art in Center for Contemporary Art –Plovdiv