I am really happy with the achievement of my project to organize with my foundation named after my father, a national contest for Contemporary Art for young bulgarian artists ! Prestigious jury members, big prize, catalog, 4 exhibitions across Bulgaria and the last one in Paris, France ! That was awesome ! Thank you to all 309 candidates and congratulations to 48 nominees represented in the exhibitions ! Thank you too to the Bulgarian Ministry of Culture who gives to us their patronage and financial aid, and also the University of Veliko Tarnovo, the Municipality of Sliven, and the Union of Bulgarian Artists.
And this is the list of our winners :
1st Prize : Miglena Yoncheva Nikolova (7000 levas, statuette, diploma)
2nd Prize : Stefan Dimitrov (2000 levas, diploma)
3rd Prize : Nanio Bakalov (1000 levas, diploma)
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