Meet the artist

2004 – 2005Obtained a Master in Business Administration, Cyprus International Institute of Management, Nicosia, Cyprus
1994 – 1998Obtained a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Economics, Fairfield University, Fairfield, CT, USA
1990 – 1994Completed First English Language High School, Sofia, Bulgaria.
Completed Secondary Polytechnic High School No. 149, Sofia, Bulgaria
1987 – 1990Studied painting at the National Academy School of Fine Arts with the National Academy of Design, New York, NY, USA
1976Born in Sofia, Bulgaria

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2019Fine Art Exhibition, Ancien Cinema Cultural Club, Vianden Luxembourg
2018Fine Art Exhibition, Wallonie Bienvenue, Arlon, Belgium
2017Maison de la Laïcité, Arlon, Belgium
 Fine Art Exhibition, Foyer Europeen, Luxembourg, under the auspices of the European Court of Justice
 “The world around us”, Cultural Institute of Bulgaria, Budapest, Hungary
2016“The City”, Fest;tisztit Art Gallery, Budapest, Hungary
 “The world around us”, Ancien Cinema Cultural Club, Vianden, Luxembourg
2013“The year of the horse”, Private Equestrian Club, Mirepoix, France
20118th Solo Art Exhibition, Kito Bookstore, Sofia, Bulgaria
20107th Solo Art Exhibition, Kempinsky Hotel Zografski Art Gallery, Sofia, Bulgaria
2009“Trees and Flowers in Time”, Lucky Gallery, Sofia, Bulgaria
2004“Easter” Art Exhibition, Bulgarian Eastern-Orthodox Church, Budapest, Hungary
 5th Solo Art Exhibition, KPMG Bulgaria, Sofia, Bulgaria
2002“Neighbors”, Aula Gallery, Izmir, Turkey
2001“Words”, Lucky Gallery, Sofia, Bulgaria
2000“The Balkans – Captured Moments”, Vitosha Gallery, Sofia, Bulgaria

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2015 Group Exhibition, Gallery 88, Luxembourg, Luxembourg
2009 “Impresia” International Art Exhibition, Plovdiv, Bulgaria
Group Exhibition, Slantsa (Suns) Gallery, Plovdiv, Bulgaria
2008 “Impresia” International Art Exhibition, Plovdiv, Bulgaria
2007 “Impresia” International Art Exhibition, Plovdiv, Bulgaria
2006 “Impresia” International Art Exhibition, Plovdiv, Bulgaria
2005 “Impresia” International Art Exhibition, Plovdiv, Bulgaria
2004 Group Exhibition, Lucky Gallery, Sofia, Bulgaria
“Impresia” International Art Exhibition, Plovdiv, Bulgaria
2003 General Exhibition of Bulgarian Painters, Kempinsky Hotel Zografski, Sofia, Bulgaria
“Mirrors and Paintings”, Lucky Gallery, Sofia, Bulgaria
“Impresia” International Art Exhibition, Plovdiv, Bulgaria
Arts and Crafts Fair, Varna, Bulgaria
2002 “Spiritual Messages”, Kempinsky Hotel Zografski, Sofia, Bulgaria
Exhibition of Bulgarian Painters in memory of Maximilian Kirov (a Bulgarian Art Historian), Sofia, Bulgaria
“Impresia” International Art Exhibition, Plovdiv, Bulgaria
“Christmas” Exhibition, Lucky Gallery, Sofia, Bulgaria
2001 “Spring-Summer” Exhibition, Lucky Gallery, Sofia, Bulgaria
1988 General Exhibition of the Schools in Manhattan, New York Central Gallery, NY, USA

OTHER PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES

In addition to her art work, Silvia has worked 6 years in a Big 4 firm, 7 years in various international companies implementing projects in the area of non-financial real estate investment and development, as well as 5 years in an insurance broking firm and a dairy-processing and export company. She has also been a sworn translator in the Bulgarian and English languages for public administration organizations, commercial companies, and private individuals in Bulgaria for a little over a decade.