About Me

velizarVelizar Dimchev

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

Contact: e-mail: velizardimchev@yahoo.com

web: www.velizardimchev.com


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


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