1972 Graduated from The National Academy of Fine Arts in Sofia, Bulgaria.
1991 His studio in Varna is burnt to the ground. Numerous works are lost.
Settles in Vienna, Austria.
ONE MAN SHOWS
Australia, Austria, Bulgaria, Canada, Czech Republic, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Luxembourg, Norway, Portugal, Russian Federation, Slovakia, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, USA.
BIENNALES AND SALONS
Print Biennale, Varna (Bulgaria); Europe Art, Geneva (Switzerland); International Print Triennial, Chamallieres (France); Biennale des artistes jurassiens, Delemont (Switzerland); Print Biennale, Ljubljana (Slovenia); Salon d`automne, Paris (France), Print Biennale, Fredrikstad (Norway); Print Biennale, Krakow (Poland); International Print Exhibition, Biella (Italy); Art Expo, New York (USA); Salon du dessin et de la peinture a l`eau, Paris (France); Print Biennale, Sao Paolo (Brazil); Biennale, Brno (Czech Republic); Biennale, Bratislava (Slovakia).
Gottfried von Herder Prize for his complete works, University of Vienna (Austria).
Price at the 2nd Print triennial, Chamallieres (France).
Grand Pix for Bulgarian Participants at the 3rd Print Biennale, Varna (Bulgaria)
Vermeil Medal for Prints at Art Expo, New York (USA), granted by the Foundation Bilan de l`art contemporain.
The Iliya Perov Grand Prix for Mural Painting, awarded by the Union of Bulgarian Artists, Sofia (Bulgaria).
Silver Medal at the International Exhibition in Leipzig (Germany).
Grand Prix of the Biennale, Brno (Czech Republic).
He has been awarded many other national prizes for print and drawing.
PRIVATE COLLECTIONS AND MUSEUMS