Stela Vasileva

Born:1983 in Lovech, Bulgaria
Lives and works in Sofia
Education: 2006 BA in Mural Painting, National Academy of Arts, Sofia

SOLO EXHIBITIONS:

2012 July, The Mission Gallery, State Institute for Culture, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Sofia
2011 As A Soup, Pistolet Gallery, Sofia
2011 Field, 0gms drawer by ICA, Sofia
2010 Formal, Vaska Emanouilova Gallery, Sofia

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS:

2013
BAZA Award for Contemporary Art, Sofia City Art Gallery
Winter Group Show, Un Cabinet D’amateur, Sofia

2012
Magnetand Antimagnet, ICA, Sofia
Artist in Residence Hungary 2011-2012 in Petömihályfa, Krinzinger Projekte Gallery, Vienna, AT
Contemporary Art from Belarus, Croatia and Bulgaria, exhibition: 03 / 2012, ArtPoint, Gallery
Artists in Residence Programme KulturKontakt, Vienna, AT
WHO LEFT/WHAT BEHIND?, Iliya Beshkov Art Gallery, Pleven, BG and Center for Contemporary Arts, Ankara
Sofia Underground Performance Art Festival, Sofia
Group Show, 0gms drawer by ICA, Sofia
Raw Art Fair, Holland, curated by KOLEKTIFF

2011
EAST of BEST, Roodkapje Rot(t)terdam, Holland, curated by KOLEKTIFF
By 0gms, ViennaFair, Vienna, AT

2010
Gaudenz B. Ruf Award for New Bulgarian Art, Raiko Aleksiev Gallery, Sofia, BG
Borderline situation – The Drawing in Contemporary Art, 11 Industrial Gallery, Sofia
"AKTO5", Contemporary Art Festival, Bitola, Macedonia

2009
M-tel Contemporary Bulgarian Art Awards, Varna, BG
Competition for Young Artists and Critics, ''St. Cyril and Methodius'' Foundation, Shipka 6 Gallery, Sofia
When the values acquire form, curated by StefanBonenberger, Goethe Institute, Sofia, BG


Awards and Artist residencies:

2012
Krinzinger Projekte, Petomihalyfa, Hungary
KulturKontakt, Vienna (AT)
2010 Gaudenz B. Ruf Award for New Bulgаrian Art
2009 First Award for Painting, '' St. Cyril and Methodius'' Foundation