• 7 Moments of Galina Atanasova

    20 February 2020

    text Violeta Ivanova

    Broken videotapes, plastic bags, slices of bread, torn magazines and old poems, photos and drawings of hers. Such things can coexist inside one of the gloomy digital collages that Galina uploads to her Instagram. She often names them after songs because music is her muse (“I've been wandering between two bands for a while now - Godflesh and Brainiac).
  • .
  • 7 Moments of Simeon Hristov

    13 February 2020

    text Violeta Ivanova

    Skulls, cats, robots, burning and melting things in impossible detail which you want to attack with a felt tip. Such drawings fill Simeon's Instagram, while in the future he imagines to do viral comics, short animations, clothing, stickers and street art.
  • 7 Moments of Andreea Iuliana

    6 February 2020

    text Violeta Ivanova

    After 3 years of studying Animation in London, the academic environment kind of made her hate it and drop it at the end - at least for now, Then she traveled the world for another 3 years, trying to be as sustainable as she can - she had little luggage, little money and slept in a tent and on people's couches a lot. All of this made Andreea (who's originally from Timisoara, Romania) a pretty flexible person.
  • 8 Moments of Milena Filipova

    30 January 2020

    text Violeta Ivanova

    It is only when we begin to question her about her life that we realize we have met her before - in our #InstaSofia section, where her Haus Porn project has been features a couple of times. In it, Milena draws footage and stories from Sofia neighborhoods: "I found this activity because of my dog, who had a lot of character and a lot of energy. I had to think of something," she explains.
  • 7 Moments of Delyo Dobrev

    23 January 2020

    text Violeta Ivanova

    He would not know 4 languages ​​today, nor appreciate academic knowledge had his family not moved to Luxembourg when he was a kid. However, the country turned out to be too organized and sterile for his liking, so he went to study Graphic Design in Brussels before finally returning to Sofia to continue in the same direction.
  • 7 Moments of Maria Donchevska

    16 January 2020

    text Violeta Ivanova

    She knows she's good with the pencil since classmates started piling around her desk, asking her to draw them princesses and famous cartoon characters. Two art diplomas and years of design experience later the situation is "I draw because of joy, sadness, boredom, when there's something I want to say or when there's nothing to say, when I've just bought a new 6B pencil or I don't wanna throw away the wrapping paper with cool texture and color. "
  • 7 Moments of Radina Stoimenova

    9 January 2020

    text Violeta Ivanova

    Her life has always been flowing between two countries, but right now, "home" is the Alpine town of Annecy. After studying Mural Painting at the National Academy of Art is Sofia, she went on to pursue a second art diploma, and 5 years later she knows Annecy so well that she loves showing guests its secrets: from the best coffee to the top bike route.
  • 7 Moments of Maya Mateva

    12 December 2019

    text Violeta Ivanova

    "Sarcasm is always with me," she says. However, she's never kidding while choosing what to eat - she knows how and where real food comes from and has learnt to appreciate sustainability.
  • 8 moments of Tatiana Harizanova

    5 December 2019

    While she was studying Graphic art and Textile, she's an apprentice to a jeweller - in other words, it's been a while since she's mixing different genres in her work. You can now see her work until January 30th at the Astri gallery in Sofia (or in Sevlievo or at Largo in Varna), but before that, we stop her to show us some of her paintings more privately.
  • 7 moments of Roza Breneisen

    29 November 2019

    In her artist books, sometimes her handwriting looks like a drawing itself, and at other times you'll see a precise line telling a story.
  • 7 moments of Monika Georgieva

    21 November 2019

    Sometimes she draws with her eyes closed and meditates like that, but she would never show those works. There is something different she shows us: abstract paintings inspired by the body and its surfaces, shades and shapes.
  • 7 moments of Nikol Decheva

    13 November 2019

    She's not only watching films for the entertaintment - it's her way of learning about the world.
  • Lazy Sunday Mix: Alexandra Nikolova

    7 November 2019

    text Violeta Ivanova

    "I remember the day I decided to become a digital nomad; in fact, I remember all the days before that, when I was going crazy, that from 9 to 5 I'm supposed to stay in one place."
  • 7 moments of Sofia Grancharova

    7 November 2019

    She blends fashion with performance and theater, books with photography and collage.
  • 7 moments of Stoyan Stoyanov

    31 October 2019

    Even a short conversation with him is enough to understand that he is a happy person.
  • Incidentally with Tekla Alexieva

    31 October 2019

    She did almost all the covers of one of our most successful book series. However, if you passionately loved the Galactic Library, which started 40 years ago, you can hardly expect their artist to have made them "incidentally, like everything else."
  • Ivan & Ivan enter a studio...

    24 October 2019

    text Sevda Semer

    It's not a joke - every morning, Ivan Velichko and Ivan Vasin enter Shuka, a Moscow brand identity and graphic design studio where they act as creative directors. Inside, they draw the face of everything from T-shirts for Nike through Russia's largest shopping site to a chess championship in New York.
  • 13 Moments of Petya Zlateva

    24 October 2019

    text Violeta Ivanova

    She likes to eat her breakfast in a jar, grows terrific tomatoes on her balcony and although she likes to write with many smilies, she'd rather hang out with her friends at a pub than on Facebook - because she has never had one.
  • 7 Moments of Victoria Staykova

    17 October 2019

    text Sevda Semer

    She says she’s always thinking things through in advance, so she can hardly surprise herself. Her path does look quite logical even when looked from above – from a child she always had her nose between the covers, and even as she starts a drawing she already can’t wait to get to the next one, so she studies Book and Printing at the National Academy of Arts and continued with a master’s in Illustration in England.
  • 9 Moments of Nikoleta Nosovska

    10 October 2019

    text Violeta Ivanova

    She's picked up many languages (even Chinese) but she's even stronger with the visual stuff: her CV thus far revolves around graphic design, currently freelance, when whe's not accepting clients at Artelie: a small store on 44 Ekzarh Yosif Str. that concentrates the efforts of two families - Nikoleta, her husband, her sister and her sister's husband.